Gil Scott-Heron The Truth. Heard and Spoken
Echolalia // 1100-1300 05.06.11
gil scott-heron the truth. heard and spoken
The godfather of rap, the truth sayer, the man who brought you the truth with a fantastic band passed on to the next life.
So we in his memory are playing an extended two hour show in appreciation of this giant of poetry.
On this show we play you some of his seminal works as well as those who influenced and were influenced by him.
So tune in and enjoy tracks from the mighty Gil Scott-Heron plus Freddie Hubbard,Average White band, Stevie Wonder, Fela Anikulapo Kuti and many more fantastic musicians plus poems from Countee Cullen, Langston Hughes, Claude McKay and of course Gil himself.
So enjoy our tribute to Gil Scott-Heron
Gil Scott-Heron - http://gilscottheron.net/
Fela Anikulapo Kuti - http://www.wrasserecords.com/Fela_Anikulapo_Kuti_9/biography.html
Posted at 03:27, 26th June 2011