Tag Archives: I’m New Here

Smog – “I’m New Here”

Mostly at Bear’s insistence and partially from my own curiosity, I have fallen into a full-fledged, unglamorous Bill Callahan stupor as of late. I have to have it with my coffee in the morning, and it has too often become my middle of the night wake-up call to turn off “One Fine Morning,” a song […]

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Gil Scott Heron – “I’m New Here”

Ok, I’ll admit it- for quite some time my knowledge of Gil Scott Heron extended only to the chant shouted by James Murphy in “I’m Losing My Edge”.  Taking Mr. Murphy’s advice I finally got around to listening to GSH’s newest release “I’m New Here”, and damn is it good.  It’s insightful, it’s the type […]

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