Saul Williams: Live on The Colbert Report

In case you missed poet Saul Williams' recent appearance on The Colbert Report, here's his mesmeric spoken word performance of "Amethyst Rocks" from his new poetry collection The Dead Emcee Scrolls. Williams is currently starring in Holler If Ya Hear Me, a Broadway musical inspired by the lyrics of Tupac Shakur. http://media.mtvnservices.com/embed/mgid:arc:video:colbertnation.com:c208c50b-be94-4e91-988d-0b941486d6d8The Colbert ReportGet More:... Continue Reading →

Muruch’s Classic Albums Appreciation Club: Week 25

Last week's selection, Duran Duran: Rio, has held up surprisingly well. Despite the album's undeniable 1980s style and imagery (the cover art alone is integrally linked with childhood memories of my older sister's vinyl collection), hits like "Rio," "Hungry Like the Wolf," "New Religion" and "Save a Prayer" are just as catchy and interesting now.... Continue Reading →

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