Monthly Archives: November 2012

Music of Freedom

What if this was the music that inspired our freedom? The exquisite “Fleurette Africaine,” originally on Money Jungle.

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Musics of Freedom

I’ve just gotten around to reading Louis Menand’s new piece in The New Yorker about the Cold War; he aptly says, “The Wild One,” “Blackboard Jungle,” and “Rock Around the Clock” caused youth riots in both East and West Germany … Continue reading

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Election Day Song: “Ball of Confusion (That’s What the World Is Today)”

Vote for me, And I’ll set you free . . .

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