With this month's passing of Jamaican sax player Cedric 'Im' Brooks, we recall his legacy as not just another reggae musician, but a true ambassador of what he himself referred to as "third world" music.
Sé agradecido. Be thankful. That's what we Americans did this month (some of us New Yorkers just extra thankful to be alive) and with that being said, thank goodness for drums. I got beats from Brazil, Africa, Latin America, and the US this week.
It's a new day here. New York City has weathered one of the worst hurricanes this generation has ever seen. While we're all still picking up the pieces, I've taken this time off to re-do the format for my show here on Brooklyn Radio.