This sounds rather interesting… Tongues on Fire is a musical tribute inspired by the revolutionary art of 1960s African-American radicals the Black Panthers’ cultural guru Emory Douglas. Coming to London’s Barbican Hall next week, the event features live music by The Roots, tenor saxophonist David Murray [who also directs the event], Living Colour and The Last Poets.
Black Thought (MC)
Ray Angry (Keyboards) and Felix Pastorius (Bass) from The Roots
Corey Glover (Vocals) and Vernon Reid (Guitar) from Living Colour
Abiodun Oyewole (Poet) and Umar Bin Hassan (Poet) from The Last Poets
David Murray (Saxophone)
Doctor L (Video Engineer)
Date: 11 September 2010
@ Barbican Hall, London
Booking & Info: www.barbican.org.uk
?uestlove will also be DJig later that evening at East Village. Click for booking information.