[Sample] Verckys et l´Orchestre Vévé – Congolese Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969​-​1978

Congolese Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969-1978 by Verckys et l´Orchestre Vévé The Internet is a treasure trove which never ceases to amaze. Thanks to the enterprising souls over at Analog Africa, a brilliant reissue label from Germany, we get to here these long-forgotten wonders from the country formerly known as Zaïre, now the Democratic …

A new, clean look

I try not to change the format of the blog too much, but I decided it was high time to change things a bit. I’ve switched to the “Just Write” theme, which gives much room for posts and makes videos look wonderfully expansive. Also, the blog itself will be the first thing you see, rather …

[Film] Robin Williams, Oscar-Winning Comedian, Dies at 63 in Suspected Suicide

Recovery from alcohol-and-drug addiction, and the onset of Parkinson’s Disease, was too much for the beloved comic. The New York Times remembers Robin Williams in their Culture and ArtBeats section, as well as in the main section here. Though he made plenty of jokes about religion, he was a practicing Episcopalian. May his family’s grief …