Archive for February, 2013

DONALD BYRD REST IN POWER

Posted by Dante Ross on February 9th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

We lost one of the all time great Jazz/Funk men ever this week. I discovered his music via digging for records to sample and realized my older sis use to play a few of his jams when I was a shorty (She was a funk head). I dug his songs way beyond the loops I [...]

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LION BABE: TREAT ME LIKE FIRE

Posted by Dante Ross on February 8th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

How cool is this? It’s been floating around for a while…..Digging it mucho
Enjoy
DR

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STOP AND FRISK POLICY GETS A BLACK EYE

Posted by Dante Ross on February 8th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

Meet The 17-Year-Old Who Blew The Lid Off Racial Profiling With His iPod. This video is disturbing, thought provoking and extremely powerful. It brings up a lot of questions about the validity of the policy. Beyond that how can the NYPD condone and allow an officer to speak to a young innocent kid like that?

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HOWLIN WOLF: BACK DOOR MAN

Posted by Dante Ross on February 5th, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

This is so dark it’s wonderful…… Too bad The Doors covered this one……Howlin Wolf the real deal, I love Muddy Waters but The Wolf is my guy.
Enjoy
DRoss
NYC

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REMEMBERING ED KOCH

Posted by Dante Ross on February 1st, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

Mayor Ed Koch and Graffiti on the Subway System Part 1 from La Guardia and Wagner Archives on Vimeo.
Ed Koch was a NY institution for better or worse. He was a long time Greenwhich Village resident, a hurricane of a mayor part arrogance part humanist. He rose from being a local councilman to the Mayor [...]

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FAT FREDDYS DROP

Posted by Dante Ross on February 1st, 2013 filed in Uncategorized

Fat Freddys Drop isn’t necessarily a secret they have been making noise in they’re native New Zealand for a while now. My lady turned me on to them a few ago, and I have kept them in rotation for over a year now. Unlike most jammy things I love this band, the singer Joe [...]

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