Articles tagged abbey lincoln

Abbey Lincoln and Archie Shepp: Painted Lady

Abbey Lincoln and Archie Shepp made Painted Lady together in 1987. Or maybe it was 1980. This is a 2008 import released in 2011. Confused yet?

READ more

7 Mar 2011 // 7:05 AM

The Year in Music: August 2010

Continuing out look at the year’s most notable events in the world of music, here’s what happened in August 2010.

READ more

13 Oct 2004 // 1:00 AM

Nothing But a Man (1964)

Nothing But a Man remains a fascinating and uplifting document because its makers understood that, as worldviews, candor and hope are not mutually exclusive.

READ more
	Abbey Lincoln: It’s Me

I have poignant memories of the day after Betty Carter died. It was October of 1998 and I decided to take time out of my African-American

READ more

21 Apr 2003 // 1:00 AM

Strange Fruit

A meditation on the song of the same name that chillingly relates the story of a lynching.

READ more
//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

READ the article