Tag: BAM

Lakecia Benjamin – Ginny’s Supper Club

On Monday, August 20th, our girl Lakecia Benjamin is playing the official after party for the Charlie Parker Festival, celebrating its 20th year.  The City Parks Foundation will be presenting a variety of events, panels, and workshops leading up to

Lakecia Benjamin’s “Retox” CD Release Party June 12th at Le Poisson Rouge

Harlem’s Lakecia Benjamin and her band SoulSquad will be taking the stage next Tuesday, June 12th at Le Poisson Rouge to celebrate her debut solo album Retox, which will be released that same day on Motema Music.  I’m so excited

Terri Lyne Carrington on the Road with Mosaic Project Members and Others

Sheila E. said that one day when she grows up, she wants to be just like Terri Lyne Carrington.  Terri is that heavy, and she has really done it with her most recent solo work on GrooveJazz Media/Concord Music Group,

Gregory Porter – Deep, Righteous Soul Shines on “Be Good”

  You know how sometimes someone – a musician, a painter, a poet, a leader, a parent, a friend – someone will strike a chord in your soul and it resonates to the extent that it helps you define your

Rajdulari’s “HoneyWine” Video More Than Sizzles

One quality I really love about Rajdulari is her comprehensive beauty – inside and out – she shatters perceptions, expectations – she boldly puts her true self out there and what results is mind expanding for anyone taking her in.

Nicholas Payton: Creator of BAM and the Savior of Archaic Pop

Nicholas Payton is, in his own words, leading a revolution in creative free thought.  Coming from a musical family (His father, the legendary Walter Payton who passed away in 2010; his mother, an accomplished vocalist and pianist), he’s a true

Update – Rajdulari’s “Honey Wine” Makes Amazon’s “Top 100 Neo Soul” Best Seller’s List

Our girl’s doin it!   This week, Rajdulari’s Honey Wine project reached #11 on Amazon’s “Top 100 Neo Soul” Best Seller’s list!  The album is receiving critical acclaim around the world.  Don’t sleep!  Catch her Christmas show at Billie’s Black December 17th. Congratulations