May 15, 2021 • 1HR 49M

Book Musik 046 - LINER NOTES FOR THE REVOLUTION discussion with author Daphne A. Brooks

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longtime friends Tosh & Kimley discuss their favorite music-centric books
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Tosh and Kimley are joined by author Daphne A. Brooks to discuss her new book LINER NOTES FOR THE REVOLUTION: THE INTELLECTUAL LIFE OF BLACK FEMINIST SOUND. Brooks asks: “Who gets to tell the story of Black women who were both performing and producing thought about popular music culture, and how will this story be told?” The vital and influential work of Black female performers, writers, critics, intellectuals and cultural historians has long been neglected, marginalized or lost altogether. Brooks has taken it upon herself to fill in the archives and gift us with this rich history long in the making that will undoubtedly send you down many a rabbit hole to discover even more. Spotify playlist: Theme music: "Behind Our Efforts, Let There Be Found Our Efforts" by LG17