[JPL] RIP GIL SCOTT HERON 1949-2011

Derrick Lucas derrick at jazz901.org
Sat May 28 08:50:10 EDT 2011


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On Sat, May 28, 2011 at 8:41 AM, Larry Thomas <lrt0393 at hotmail.com> wrote:

> This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton "Underground" with Nasheet Waits/drums,
> Larry Grenadier/bass and J.D. Allen/tenor sax
>
> "Lisa Hilton has topped herself on 'Underground.'  She's never played,
> written or expressed herself better as an artist.   This is living
> adventurous jazz that breathes fresh but at the same time is rooted in the
> best parts of the past- and always deeply emotive.  Surrounded by some of
> the finest musicians working today, Hilton hits the mark on every cut.
>  She's joined the ranks of her own contemporary heroes."  Todd Steed/WUOT
>
> "Shimmering and spacious. Though not as well known as her session mates,
> Hilton easily holds her own during these performances, and her compositions
> clearly inspire all concerned."  Mike Joyce/Jazz Times
>
> Lisa Hilton
> www.lisahiltonmusic.com
>
> ---------------------
>
>
> Sad day in the world today.  There were rumors in NYC that he was dying.
>  When he performed
> in Durham, NC, last year, he didn't well at all.  Peace go with you
> brother!
>
> > Date: Sat, 28 May 2011 08:01:40 -0400
> > From: derrick at jazz901.org
> > To: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com; jazzlist at gmail.com
> > CC:
> > Subject: [JPL] RIP GIL SCOTT HERON 1949-2011
> >
> > This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton "Underground" with Nasheet Waits/drums,
> Larry Grenadier/bass and J.D. Allen/tenor sax
> >
> > "Lisa Hilton has topped herself on 'Underground.' She's never played,
> written or expressed herself better as an artist. This is living adventurous
> jazz that breathes fresh but at the same time is rooted in the best parts of
> the past- and always deeply emotive. Surrounded by some of the finest
> musicians working today, Hilton hits the mark on every cut. She's joined the
> ranks of her own contemporary heroes." Todd Steed/WUOT
> >
> > "Shimmering and spacious. Though not as well known as her session mates,
> Hilton easily holds her own during these performances, and her compositions
> clearly inspire all concerned." Mike Joyce/Jazz Times
> >
> > Lisa Hilton
> > www.lisahiltonmusic.com
> >
> > ---------------------
> >
> >
> http://www.npr.org/blogs/therecord/2011/05/27/136731274/gil-scott-heron-poet-and-musician-has-died
> >
> >
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