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better than nothing

September 15, 2010


Rahsaan Patterson – genius, SANGer, and one of my favorite artists – has been posting unreleased tracks all week. I can’t stop listening to this one entitled “better than nothing.” It’s listed as a demo, circa 2000 and tagged to Van Hunt and Ra-Re Valverde, both exceptional artists in their own right. It just gives […]

Best Seat in the House

September 7, 2010


He was buffeted on either side by benches full of neighbors. To his left were two middle-aged men he mentally referred to as Frasier and Niles since they both seemed to be of the academic sort, fussy and in-depthly studied in the art of opera. It wasn’t a claim he could make; he had mainly […]

On September

September 2, 2010


I’ve always considered September the Fall, as dictated by the scholastic calendar which has informed most of my life, if not by the almanac itself (please see, September Equinox). And, indeed, in most places it is so considered but the strange and capricious inclinations of weather on the Isle of Manhattan have taught me different. […]