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Mali Music Mixes the Sacred and the Secular [INTERVIEW]

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“I put my lighter in the air for you/I see whatchu doing, yeah I see whatchu go through.” The dude offering up this pep… Read More

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The Black List is changing the Hollywood game.  The script-database service dedicated to finding and promoting unknown writers… Read More

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by Karu F. Daniels

If theatergoers were looking for Showboat or Ragtime, they were surely barking up the wrong tree when it came to… Read More

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