Praise The Lord !
Well.. it's 3:34 am. Yup! i just woke up. Fell asleep or should i say blacked out! Looooong day! Took wife to work @ 9am, met my church brothers @ Sam's Club @ 10:30am,gave me comp tickets, so i can take my wife out.
Anniversary on Sat.July 31st. Therapy for a recent accident @ 11:00am. Commitee luncheon @ 12noon for the Save Another Youth /Stop the Killing Coalition, (* Check out the Urban Jingle i wrote called: "Love Hands!'/ produced with my partner : Da MAsterous LRX, A.K.A. "Radio Rodney".
Check my inherited property, my Mom died 2 years ago. Return home, take off the "HOT Suit",check the e-mails, go pick up the wife from work. End up @ the recording studios of "Katastrophic" with producer & engineer ( "Radio Rodney & CEO William "Butch" Jackson) as i sang the "Hook" to an original composition written by: "Radio Rodney" entitled: "We Can Make It!" These musical bullies got me singing all 3 background vocals, riffing, while on break, we have a business meeting involving the start of our new Gospel record label called: "Phit Fo A King Records". Now to answer your question,thought i'd forgot, Yes! Okay,okay, maybe i shoulda asked where are you located? When is the date? How would we get there? Where would we stay? and then 1 of the most important questions... Will we eat continously for FREE? My Wife can eat! ( Ha-Ha!) think she's still aseep ! Thank GOD! Listen, if you & your posse are free. Come down 2 Baltimore.
Why? i make my Christian Comedy Debut on Aug.15th,2010 @ 6pm. @ the Si Salsa Bar & Grille Cafe, 1700 Reisterstown Rd. ( rear of the Pamona Square) Change Entertainment is presenting CLean Comedy Show & Talent Showcase. It will feature: Charles Walden , BET Comic View & DEF Comedy Jam /Headliner & Talent Showcase of unknown talent with singers,poets & unknown comics. This is where Ricky" Real Deal" Shackleford ( Promoter) has forced me 2 sign up for. I must sell tickets. Call me:1-888-315-4468. www.aworldofpraise.com.
PRaise The Lord !
Ha-ha! enjoyed the video. Was falling asleep,
until i hit play, then i woke up as Prof. James
Hall & Citadel shouted,danced,sang,ran, and
tore up the House of GOD !! I started to dial
911, but then i realized they were in New York,
and not Baltimore.
The Jazz Network is exactly what the title suggests, a place where you get to mix and mingle with those who have not only an appreciation for Jazz but a forum to hear new up and coming artists as well. I've hooked up with so many of my old friends that I've lost contact with over the years here and it's been a great place to meet folk, appreciate good music and Musicianship. What an incredible idea!!
The great composer and bandleader was distraught over the 1967 death of Billy Strayhorn, his songwriting and arranging partner of 28 years. But Ellington took Strayhorn's passing as an impetus, born of necessity, to increase his own productivity. Here are five examples.
At the Village Vanguard, one flight down from the hubbub of New York City, in a tight space packed with people, we're about to embark on a musical odyssey by sea. Our captain is saxophonist Chris Potter, who's launching his Odyssey-inspired album The Sirens.
Divine: The Jazz Albums, 1954-1958 packs four CDs with Vaughan's music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small. Two live albums from Chicago nightclubs are standouts, partly when a performance threatens to slide off the rails.