Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Willing

This Beat Is Mine! Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson – Willing (Arista)

Have you ever noticed as to how we always tend to repeat the same things over and over? What we most likely call the routine for the everyday stuff. But what about those cycles of uncertainty we seem to regularly comin’ thru? As if we hadn’t learnt from the mistakes of our elders nor ours???
Then no wonder as to how we’ll generate the same results…

Great Britain then America… Who could have guessed the drastic changes which have recently occurred there, let’s say still a year ago? Who could ever pretend it’s gonna be for the better? What will tomorrow bring in France, then in Germany in a few months from now on?
I’ve heard so many people from all sides talkin’ bullshit over the last months on TV, therefore spreadin’ confusion. And God only knows to whatever situation such a mess might lead to. As a result, the 1980 released ‘Willing’ by the likes of Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson finds a new resonance today…

I know how a piece of music or litterature isn’t the one that’s gonna bring food in the plates of those of us in need. But the spiritual food they bring on the other hand can be a real source of inspiration. “We’ve all heard so many conflicting words about life, whether wrong or right.
How you gotta be workin’ hard and it ain’t no easy job to survive, just keep it alive.” We just gotta be willing…

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