RARE PICS: Dr. Maya “Miss Calypso” Angelou lounging before her performance at New York’s the Village Vanguard. (1950’s)
Photos by: G. Marshall Wilson of Ebony Magazine
Shout out to vintageblackglamour for getting us hip to this!
Spec Boogie | Bed Stuy
In these photographs, you will not see the common images of black Americans — downtrodden rural or urban citizens. Instead, you will see a people of great pride and fascinating beauty.
it felt like i knew you…, 2012 - ongoingI ride the NYC subway trains, usually in the evening when the seats are full. I focus on the shape of the space between the person sitting next to me and myself. I attempt to mentally and emotionally re-sculpt that space. In my mind, I reshape it- from the stiff and guarded space between strangers to the soft and yielding space between friends. I direct all my energy to this space between us. When the space palpably changes, and I completely feel like the stranger sitting next to me is my friend, I rest my head on that person’s shoulder…
Supernat and Smif-n-Wessun freestyle over Gangstarr’s Code of the Streets in the Kiss FM studio as they watch a New York Knicks vs Indiana Pacers game on the box. As you’ll hear, ‘Knicks Killer’ Reggie Miller is bodying the Knicks with his 3 pointers as Nat and the Clik get emotional.
Never knew what show this was off, but it was 98.7 Kiss FM in New York.
At a guess it was Spring ‘94 but any help with an I.D. truly appreciated.