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K. Leander Williams

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K. Leander Williams

K. Leander Williams is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn, New York. He's been around the block a few times and has yet to tire of the scenery.


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Defying adversities imposed by borders has been one of Afropop's key modes of transcendence.

Rising to the dare of Martial Solal's mischievous piano playing.

With the help of a collector, Sonny Rollins has taken the curating of his career in a new direction.

Todd Snider has a songwriter's flair for the absurd--and he's morphed
from a barroom wiseacre to a keen observer of life at the workaday
fringes of Bush's America.

Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: A Musical Journey