Gotta give Netflix streaming props for the amazing selection of counter/pop cultural documentaries that I’ve binged on the past week. Here’s the recommended list so far:
The Source Family
I Am Divine
Bettie Page Tells All
Beware of Mr. Baker

Gotta give Netflix streaming props for the amazing selection of counter/pop cultural documentaries that I’ve binged on the past week. Here’s the recommended list so far:

The Source Family

I Am Divine

Bettie Page Tells All

Beware of Mr. Baker

Played 14 times

Mandrill - Fat City Strut, 1973

Last funking Friday before a two week vacation… oh yeah!

Played 34 times

Ike & Tina Turner - Contact High, 1970

The virtues of second hand drug use.

ROTD: The Cake’s self-titled. Contender for best album cover with its use of stark blank contrast underneath paisley typography

ROTD: The Cake’s self-titled. Contender for best album cover with its use of stark blank contrast underneath paisley typography

Played 38 times

The Fantastic Johnny C - Hitch It To the Horse, 1968

Monday’s pick-me-up…

Played 58 times

Curtis Mayfield - Can’t Say Nothin’, 1973

Mercy mercy me.

Played 174 times

Lyn Collins - Think (About It), 1972

Pulled from a surprisingly solid comp that plays like a continuous funkified mixtape.

ROTD: Johnny Jenkins’ “Ton-Ton Macoute!” Funkiest goddamn blues I’ve ever heard!

ROTD: Johnny Jenkins’ “Ton-Ton Macoute!” Funkiest goddamn blues I’ve ever heard!

Watching this on the 4th will become a new tradition; and it’s the edited television version that I watched religiously on the USA network as a young teen. God bless you Criterion!!

Watching this on the 4th will become a new tradition; and it’s the edited television version that I watched religiously on the USA network as a young teen. God bless you Criterion!!