623: We Are in the Future

623: We Are in the Future

Aug 18, 2017
One of our producers, Neil Drumming, has recently become fascinated with Afrofuturism. It's more than sci-fi. It’s a way of looking at black culture that’s fantastic, creative, and oddly hopeful—which feels especially urgent during a time without a lot of optimism.

Featuring the new song "The Deep" by clppng. Original artwork by Paul Davey. Click to enlarge.
  • Producer Neil Drumming looks into two videos he found on YouTube—one that takes place in Atlantic City, another in Brooklyn—that deal with the trouble kids face walking home from school. (13 minutes)Race
    Song:
    • "Errbody’s Going to Make It", Funkadelic

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