Tag: neo

The Robert Glasper Experiment at The Roxy 2/8/13

I’ve always prided myself in being a jazz aficionado.  I’ve tried to educate myself in the history (I’ve watched Ken Burns’s documentary twice) and cultural significance (I wrote my senior Anthropology paper on the influence of Jazz Music on society and culture) of Jazz Music. I don’t listen to much radio these days, and the music that I “discover” tends to be through word … Read More The Robert Glasper Experiment at The Roxy 2/8/13

Laura Mvula’s “Jump Right Out”

I’ve been on a jazz/neo-soul/R&B kick the past week, and one of the artist’s that I’ve been playing over and over again is Laura Mvula.  I posted a live performance of her song “She” a little while ago: https://musicofmymind14.wordpress.com/2013/01/18/laura-mvulas-she-live-lauramvula-youre-amazing/.  I felt like sharing another video of hers.  The song is amazing and the video, with its cool stop-motion, paper animation is quite fitting. For … Read More Laura Mvula’s “Jump Right Out”