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"davis jean michel basquiat" Discussed on All Songs Considered

All Songs Considered

05:30 min | 1 year ago

"davis jean michel basquiat" Discussed on All Songs Considered

"He don't really hear it on this cut. But there was something that I kept thinking about as I listened to this album, and that's two thousand one space odyssey. Yeah. It reminded me so much of that film in so many different ways. I wanna play a little bit of a song called crawler. And you tell me what you think. It has that same strange celestial cosmic dissonance. And I think it's interesting because two thousand one space odyssey is about our quest for knowledge, and how that is sort of our undoing and it feels like this album is a little bit about that as well are how are seeking more and more knowledge power will be are alternate undoing and renders completely obsolete. We'll see I get the two thousand one reference, but I see at a different way two thousand one is also about interactions with an AI. Of course, how the the the lethal a on the spaceship and Holly Herndon his presenting interactions with artificial intelligence as a potentially healing thing almost positive thing and something that can connect us to our most human and even traditional cultural expressions for example, track displayed, Robin it's based partly and sacred harp. Singing the. Which of course, is the religious tradition of the most human kind of singing. So really her stated mission is to find a place where artifice intelligence can exist in proximity to an interaction with human beauty human love. I find this very very beautiful place to dwell. You know, all Holly heartedness, the artists are called proto. We could talk for the full half hour just about that one record. The let's go to the singer Jamila woods and her new album legacy legacy. Days. How? Best every home. On them. Service. Hilton. Sick onto. Is. Bye. You everything Joan. So you. Never. Hugh. Sure is a lot of good music in the world. This one comes from Jamila woods her album legacy legacy, and the song is called Zora. She is a singer poet teacher, and activist and this is sort of a concept album for her. Yes. Every track is named after another hero or hero. Win of hers. All major figures in African American cultural history. Nikki Giovanni Sonia. Sanchez those are writers miles Davis Jean Michel Basquiat, the painter and in some ways so early into Jamila woods career is only our second full length album. This is a summation of her her mission, you know, because her work is very concerned with educating as you said with celebrating and steeping her listeners in the sensuality enjoy and power of this culture. You're the circuits really grand mission statement. And really it is a who I am and known largely as a collaborator chancellor apper chance to wrap. She's on macklemore. And Ryan she she has popped up as a featured guest bunch and has had collaborations go back and forth where people have appeared on hers, and it's a great session important moment right now for reclaiming these legacies. And I think her generation is very aware of the importance of that Jamila woods is the singer her new album is legacy legacy. We still have a few more elba's that we wanna play for this week's new music Friday. But first, let's take a short break, and we'll be right back support for this podcast and the following message come from Tito's handmade vodka born and bred in Austin, Texas, the live music capital of the world eighty proof Tito's handmade vodka fifth generation, inC,

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The best new music this week: Jamila Woods

All Songs Considered

03:01 min | 1 year ago

The best new music this week: Jamila Woods

"Legacy. Days. How? Best every home. On them. Service. Hilton. Sick onto. Is. Bye. You everything Joan. So you. Never. Hugh. Sure is a lot of good music in the world. This one comes from Jamila woods her album legacy legacy, and the song is called Zora. She is a singer poet teacher, and activist and this is sort of a concept album for her. Yes. Every track is named after another hero or hero. Win of hers. All major figures in African American cultural history. Nikki Giovanni Sonia. Sanchez those are writers miles Davis Jean Michel Basquiat, the painter and in some ways so early into Jamila woods career is only our second full length album. This is a summation of her her mission, you know, because her work is very concerned with educating as you said with celebrating and steeping her listeners in the sensuality enjoy and power of this culture. You're the circuits really grand mission statement. And really it is a who I am and known largely as a collaborator chancellor apper chance to wrap. She's on macklemore. And Ryan she she has popped up as a featured guest bunch and has had collaborations go back and forth where people have appeared on hers, and it's a great session important moment right now for reclaiming these legacies. And I think her generation is very aware of the importance of that Jamila woods is the singer her new album is legacy legacy. We still have a few more elba's that we wanna play for this week's new

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