Peter LJ Hesen
#Interviews | #People | #Africa| #SouthAfrica| #Zimbabwe| Johnny Clegg | A personal perspective on Johnny Clegg, South-African musical icon and anti-apartheid activist. We had a sit down with Paolo Genovesi, global citizen, self-declared pro-Apartheid supporter, turned pan-Africanist.
#Feedback | #Jazz | Amy Winehouse | Reflections on a Jazz revelation. I never latched on to Amy Winehouse when she was still alive. I thought she was hyped too much at the time. Her music was too subtle to reach me thru the noise of the crowd.
#Reviews | #World | Eric Bibb | A message from the global messenger Master Chef Bibb is serving us so many different dishes and flavours with this release - 24 in total - that there is simply no way of denying or disliking what he has on offer.
#Reviews | #Rock | Neil Young | Alternate view on a classic track 'Cortez the Killer' is a song by Neil Young from his 1975 album, "Zuma". It was recorded with Young's band Crazy Horse.
#Interviews | #Jazz | #MeToo| #Stalkarazzi| #Sahrawi| Cynthia Basinet | exclusive interview with a remarkable woman Cynthia Basinet is a multi-talented American actress, singer, supermodel, activist and mother from the San Fernando Valley, Los Angeles county.
#Feedback | #People | #Ubuntu| Nelson Mandela | A shrewd politician or a visionary or both? As with most larger-than-life figures Pres. Nelson Mandela was controversial. We know of his achievements and follies. But what is his legacy? What will he be best remembered for?
#Reports | #Society | #Corona| #pandemie | De Corona Wet: een permanente staat van pandemie. Nu ons land zich langzaamaan vrijmaakt uit de greep van de Corona lockdown, wordt er gewerkt aan wetgeving van tijdelijke aard, maar met een permanente strekking, die veel verder gaat dan de maatregelen die zijn genomen tijdens de lockdown.
#Reviews | #Pop | #Jazz| #France| Louis Ville | Album review. A collage of deep thinking, deep feeling, and deep music. "Eponyme" is the latest release by Louis Ville, who has staked the roads of France and Europe with several hundred concerts.
#Releases | #Rock | #Indie| #USA| All This Huxley | Album release This eclectic indie album from All This Huxley shows off the band's considerable talent for pairing their erudite, dystopian lyrics with majestic guitars and insistent riffs, drawing inspiration from the likes of Modest Mouse, Tom Waits, Warren Zevon, The Districts, and old Wilco.