Rahsaan Roland Kirk
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It's Been Beautiful: 'Soul!' and Black Power Television
2 Apr 2015 // 8:05 PM

Iconic chair-smashings helped shape the identity of the Soul! television program, while also alluding to the civil disobedience of the late '60s and early '70s.

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'Soul!', the Groundbreaking Public TV Show From the Black Power Era Is Rescued From the Archives
21 Apr 2015 // 8:05 PM

Musical acts ranged from Rahsaan Roland Kirk to Ashford & Simpson. Nikki Giovanni and James Baldwin interrogated each other in a two-episode arc. Try finding a mix like that in the current PBS lineup.

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Brotherman in the Fatherland
23 May 2006 // 6:00 PM

Terrible title for a blistering showcase of this overlooked jazz genius's hugely idiosyncratic talents.

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Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

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"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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