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What the Fuss?

(re-Posted) Stevie Wonder is my favorite musician of all time. If I knew that I was gong to live on an island and I could take only the music that I could carry, I would have Stevie Wonder and Sting. This is the first release off of Stevie’s new album.  I love it. I think this is the best release that Stevie has given us in over 15 years. Note that Prince is helping on the guitar. [display_podcast] Artist: Stevie Wonder Tune: What the Fuss?

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Marvin Gaye – What's going on?

Marvin Gaye was one of the greatest and more unique voices at Motown. I heard on NPR that Motown arranger David Van De Pitte died recently.  Now, I love music but I can’t tell where one writer’s sound stops and the arranger begins. Van De Pitte was credited with creating some of Motown’s biggest hits. From the Detroit News: David Van De Pitte, the arranger who helped Marvin Gaye take jazz, soul and the rumblings of the counter-culture and turn it into the genius of “What’s Going On,” died on Aug. 9 of cancer. The arranger, composer and music director, a

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Errington C. Thompson, MD

Dr. Thompson is a surgeon, scholar, full-time sports fan and part-time political activist. He is active in a number of community projects and initiatives. Through medicine, he strives to improve the physical health of all he treats.

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