Monthly Archives: September 2010

Mutabaruka

Mutabaruka is a revolutionary dub poet from Jamaica who speaks against colonialism and oppression, describing rastafarianism as “part of a universal quest which may also be pursued by other routes, such as Hinduism or Buddhism or Christianity.” We recently rediscovered … Continue reading

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Bumbershoot?

Bumbershoot 2010 is upon us this Labor Day weekend, with the festival celebrating 40¬†years of bringing some of the world’s best talent to Seattle. Lots of folks (even Mayor Mike McGinn) have been asking what day they’ll be able to … Continue reading

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