maggot brain.

January 18, 2014 | filed under listen, what my world sounds like | 1 Comment 

my goodness, this song. it was recorded in one take. eddie hazel was the man.

http://youtu.be/4Inr22ZBmdw



spotlight: ambrose akinmusire

October 3, 2011 | filed under listen, what my world sounds like | Leave a Comment 

Ambrose Akimusire‘s Blue Note debut album, When The Heart Emerges Glistening, is a meditation. It’s pensive. It’s honest. It’s heartwrenching. It brings you into the present. It’s gorgeous. He’s a super promising young musician whose work excites me.

“Confessions to My Unborn Daughter” is my absolute favorite song right now. It makes me want to start a journal to eventually give to my (currently nonexistent) children after I use it as my own parenting guide. Listening to it may not necessarily make you feel like doing the same, but it will make you feel, if not feel good. Enjoy.

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