1. BK Live 1/5/15: Roger Guenveur Smith & Greg Tate

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    Roger Guenveur Smith and Greg Tate have an intimate discussion on the history and present day struggle with race, policing, and civil rights.

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    • BK Live 12/17/14: Brer Rabbit Opera

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      Aisha Cousins (artist) and Greg Tate (writer, musician) discuss their upcoming collabortation at BRIC House, Brer Rabbit The Opera: A Funky Meditation On Gentrification (Work-in-Progress). Original air date: Dec 17, 2014 BRICartsmedia.org/bkindiemedia

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      • Rebellum: The Darknuss

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        Burnt Sugar Index LLC & AvantGroidd Musica are proud to announce "The Darknuss", the debut release of Burnt Sugar's Funk & Roll Splinter Cell, REBELLUM. http://Rebellum.com The players on the title track: Greg Tate - Beats/Loops/Lyrics/Guitar | Jared Michael Nickerson - Electric Bass | Shelley Nicole - Lead & Background Vocals | Andre Lassalle - Guitar | V. Jeffery Smith - Saxophone | "Moist" Paula Henderson - Bari Sax Gripping the sum of REBELLUM's parts LIVE demands one apprehends these factions: The two-part super-fly vocal frontline of Mikel Banks & Shelley Nicole, those ace riddim section companeras; The Buckeye Bass Mack Jared Michael Nickerson & our 主要 Man from Japan on Kick & Snare ... Hiroyuki "Matsu" Matsuura, Valerie June Guitar Hero; Ben Tyree, Bari Sax Goddess for TVOR & Nick Waterhouse; 'Moist' Paula Henderson, Billy Ocean Tenor Sax Hooksmith; V. Jeffery Smith, William Parker Trumpeter of Choice; Lewis 'Flip' Barnes & Vernon Reid’s Keyboard Liberator; Leon Gruenbaum. This very accomplished crew has playing credits that range from The Roots, Toshi Reagon, Charlie Musselwhite, DJ Logic, Gary Lucas, TV On The Radio, Tamar-kali, Phish, William Parker, Mark Ribot, Lizz Wright, The Holmes Brothers, Lady Miss Kier, Freedy Johnston, Sandra St. Victor, Wadada Leo Smith, David Murray, Debbie Gibson, Joseph Bowie and England's The The. ON THE RECORDING a gaggle of Special Guests include Abby Dobson, Micah Gaugh, Kim Hill, Marc Cary, Ronny Drayton, Somi, Satch Hoyt, Courtney Bryan, Vernon Reid, Meah Pace, Andre Lassalle, Bruha Desi la, Mazz Swift and "The Darknuss Co-Producer; Buddhabug Records' Luqman Brown. Let us also give a shout-out to our Master Blaster Master-eur Tom Ruff for Asbury Media ... Ya Heard! File under Grown&SexyAvant-Agit-Pop. The 20 songs on REBELLUM's debut album "the Darknuss" on their own label, AvantGroidd Musica/Tru Groidd, burst forth a bloody profusion of exotic trace elements--warped soul harmonies, freedom swing horn play, maggot brained guitar implosions and arkestral loopadelics in the dark. REBELLUM's song titles loudly & proudly represent the ranting swoon of their Afro-Futurist insurgency: ''Start Thinking like An Afreakun'', ''The Darknuss'', ''Rock Star Amnesiac'', ''Who's Loving You Now?'', ''Chains & Water / No Coloureds Allowed'', ''There Is A God (The Singularity)''and ''Young Frankenstank''. The spirits of Sun Ra, Ron Hardy, Eddie Hazel, Gary Numan and The Emotions are all welcome here. "The Darknuss" Production Credits: Produced by Luqman Brown for Buddhabug Records (Harlem N.Y.) Mastered by Tom Ruff for Asbury Media Executive Producers: Greg Tate for AvantGroidd Musica & Jared Michael Nickerson for Burnt Sugar Index LLC Original Collage Art by Wangechi Mutu Photography by Nisha Sondhe Cover Design by LaRonda Davis Video by Amy Gail

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        • BK Live 10/29/13

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          On this episode of BK Live: Sandra Chapman (Deputy Borough President) and Carlos Menchacha (New York City Council) discuss the Brooklyn Recovery Fund on the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy. Jennifer Terry (Rebuilding Together NYC), Luke MacDougall (Shawmut Design & Construction), and Suzann Jacquez-Sanchez (Lutheran Family Healthy Center's Family Support Center) discuss housing and mental health after Hurricane Sandy. DJ Spinna, Ron Brown, and Greg Tate talk Stevie Wonder and upcoming BRIC House events in honor of the musician. Original air date: Oct 29, 2013 BRICartsmedia.org/dailyshow

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          • Greg Tate

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            • Contemporary Talks: Greg Tate at ACAC

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              Writer, musician, and producer Greg Tate speaks at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center on Sept. 15, 2012 as part of the Contemporary Talks series "that connects Atlanta audiences with some of the most consequential thinkers and doers in the world of art and culture." http://thecontemporary.org/

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              • Contemporary Talks: Greg Tate Q&A at ACAC

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                Writer, musician, and producer Greg Tate answers questions following his reading at the Atlanta Contemporary Art Center on Sept. 15, 2012 as part of the Contemporary Talks series "that connects Atlanta audiences with some of the most consequential thinkers and doers in the world of art and culture." http://thecontemporary.org/

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                • Culture/Context with LeRonn P. Brooks, Season 1, Ep 1--Greg Tate

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                  Dr. LeRonn P. Brooks talks with cultural critic, writer and musician Greg Tate and his work as well as the state of popular culture and music.

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                  • Burnt Sugar - "Kid Charlemagne"

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                    In "Any World I'm Welcome To," Burnt Sugar subverts and lays claim to the Steely Dan songbook, with curation by guitar hero and conceptualist Vernon Reid. The show was recorded on March 1st, 2012 at The David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center. Special Guest Interlocutor: Carl Hancock Rux Featured Guest Siren: Vinia Mojica Creative Direction/MD: Vernon Reid Creative MisDirectionL: Greg Tate Executive Producer: Jared Michael Nickerson Vocals: Mikel Banks, Lisala, Micah Gaugh,Karma Mayet Johnson,Bruce Mack, Shelley Nicole, Vinia Mojica, Carl Hancock-Rux, Mazz Swift Guitars: Andre Lassalle, Ben Tyree, Vernon Reid Keys: Leon Gruenbaum, Bruce Mack Bass: Jared Michael Nickerson Drums La Frae Sci Horns: V. Jeffrey Smith (Arranger), Lewis 'Flip' Barnes, Micah Gaugh, 'Moist' Paula Henderson, David 'Smoota' Smith Violin: Mazz Swift

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