Darkness is Spreading presents DIASPORA 2 DOPE, a block party and dance jam celebrating the summer season, pride weekend, and dope music from the global Black diaspora.
Got that purple crank for all my DMV folk feeling some kind of way on Prince’s birthday. Everything’s better when you put it in the pocket.
An hour of open sunroof tunes that I put together for my friends at Bump n’ Grind.
Happy birthday Biggie Smalls. (5-21-72) Shoutout to all Jamaicans in Brooklyn.
A Monday night house excursion from bruk to soulful and deep, as recorded on DJ Paul Howard’s “House After Dark” show on WPFW.
I talked about my first and last go-go band gig, who opened for MC Hammer at my first concert and spinning in nightclubs as a teenager, among other things.
Sol Power All-Stars journey up I-95 twice this month to bring the equatorial funk to our friends in Brooklyn.
Browse the record aisle with yours truly as I wax poetic about DC’s music roots and how to experience it all when you’re here.
In the words of the great Alexander O’Neal, here’s my gift to you.
One love to The Velvet Fog.
The leaves have fallen.
Sol Power Sound releases four tracks of deep afro-funk on the Bosq Meets Poly Rythmo Uptown project.