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PA Volume 35: There Are Good Ships and Wood Ships…Then Relationships.

NSFW Warning/Disclaimer:  PA (short for “Profound Assholes”) is a series on SpeedontheBeat.com where I have a no-punches-pulled conversation with a friend about a hot-button issue (yay cliches!). That friend is usually none other than Drizzle Sez formerly of DrizzleSez.wordpress.com, who co-created the PA format (go check out his site. It’s still live and still kicks […]

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Is it time to retire "Greatest of All-Time?"

Earlier today, Rem offered up his opinions on the state of Jay Z and his legacy. The opinions and truths expressed were slightly controversial, to say the least. However, they got me thinking. I mean, really thinking about it. And I’ve got to ask the following question: is Jay Z’s time as being acknowledged as one […]

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New Music: @KevinRossMusic – Prototype

It’s no secret that The Love Below is one of my favorite albums. So, imagine my surprise when this little gem/rework came across my desk (read: my inbox). It’s great. But, here’s a bit about Kevin.R&B singer/songwriter Kevin Ross in 2015 released his debut EP, Dialogue in the Grey, on Motown Records in partnership with the Bar Entertainment. Kevin blends old-school […]

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PA Volume 34: Better Yourself, Today

NSFW Warning/Disclaimer:  PA (short for “Profound Assholes”) is a series on SpeedontheBeat.com where I have a no-punches-pulled conversation with a friend about a hot-button issue (yay cliches!). That friend is usually none other than Drizzle Sez formerly of DrizzleSez.wordpress.com, who co-created the PA format (go check out his site. It’s still live and still kicks […]

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Can the @Orioles Compete in 2016?

Now, I know that you’re expecting me to write a think piece on last night’s blackish. Nope. Not doing it. The episode was poignant enough without me—or anyone, really—chiming in with more. Go watch it. NOW! For scenes such as the one below and others. This scene on #Blackish was so real. Wow, I really […]

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New Music: @Tinashe – "Genius Of Love"

Also in mainstream news, Tinashe covered “Genius Of Love” by the Tom Tom Club (y’know, the song Mariah and ODB flipped for the classic “Fantasy”). This revision is produced by DJ Cassidy, so instrumentally, it’s pretty cool. However, there’s something that’s keeping me from loving this. Maybe it’s because this cover isn’t marketed at me, […]

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