Monday, August 25, 2008

The more things change the more they stay the same pt239

I'm currently working through the Gill Scott Heron back-catalogue on my wireless personal gramophone

Highlights so far include...


The Revolution will not be televised





"There will be no pictures of pigs shooting down
brothers in the instant replay.
There will be no pictures of pigs shooting down
brothers in the instant replay"

Hmmm...


Whitey in Iraq on the Moon





B-Movie




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5 comments:

The Underdoug said...

Wish there was a vid of Work for Peace (original recording, not live version).

BZ said...

If you diggin' GSH then you may be down with The Last Poets...

http://tinyurl.com/5ekb5n

http://tinyurl.com/6md5ww

http://tinyurl.com/5ke93r

PreacherVersusBear said...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_6xAeW98Axk

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7PTy9RlHfxQ

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tlO4WdeX1Mc

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wxemSG5WC1Q

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJYe6PlrHSQ

Stef said...

@BZ /PvB

thanks for the links

am (belatedly) working through them now

Stef said...

that really was a bit of a retro treat

... that last Rufus Thomas track was particularly fine

thx again

/ too thin on top for an afro :(