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Thursday, Jan 5, 2012 at 5:07 PM
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By Dale W. Eisinger

Gil Scott-Heron Celebrated Friday

Gil Scott-Heron Celebrated Friday

Jimmy Scott, Yasiin Bey (the former Mos Def), Roots mainstay Questlove, soul singer Bilal, pianist Robert Glasper and a promised share of special guests will celebrate the life and legacy of Gil Scott-Heron... Read »

Thursday, Dec 15, 2011 at 5:13 PM
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By Michael Tedder

Gil Scott-Heron Memoir Due on MLK Day

Gil Scott-Heron Memoir Due on MLK Day

"The Last Holiday" due on Jan. 12 Read »

Thursday, Jun 2, 2011 at 3:37 PM
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By Ross Green

Kanye West Performs at Gil Scott-Heron Memorial Service

Kanye West Performs at Gil Scott-Heron Memorial Service

A memorial service held Thursday at Riverside Church honored the late and unquestionably great Gil Scott-Heron with a surprise performance by Kanye West. Read »

Friday, Dec 24, 2010 at 12:15 PM
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By Stacey Anderson

Stacey’s Top 10 Concerts of 2010, #10-#6: Gil Scott-Heron, Eminem, Chuck Berry...

Stacey’s Top 10 Concerts of 2010, #10-#6: Gil Scott-Heron, Eminem, Chuck Berry...

Stacey begins her countdown of 2010's ten most indelible moments in New York music. Read »

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Michael Tedder Michael Tedder is an arts and culture writer who lives in Brooklyn and received his MFA from NYU. He asks that you not hold that against him. You can follow him here and say hello to him here.
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