Songs for Nina Simone

Tamar Kali.  My girl. I call her T.K. Love her. (www.flamingyoni.com) T.K. & LaRonda Davis.  DO NOT MESS with these sistas as they will out organize and outclass anyone before you can wake up and say BOO! When T.K. calls me for a gig, I’m never sorry to hear her voice on the other side […]

Kind of Bluesey

I checked out Jimmy Cobb last night(www.jimmycobb.net) at the Iridium, first set.  It was Cedar Walton, Buster Williams and Jovan Jackson plus Jimmy.  Their first tune was a blues, which is always a sign to me of great musical expression to come.  I like Cedar Walton very much.  His playing is joyful and mischievous.  (Cedar played on […]