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Makeovers
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Makeovers

I can remember the first time I clearly heard “Don’t Make Me Over.” Like a number of black folks in 1989, the song had been re-stirred into our consciousness by Sybil’s Hi-NRGish cover version all over R&B stations that year. I was also familiar with Dionne Warwick. In the mid to late 80’s her stints on Solid Gold,  … Continue reading

Last Exit
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Last Exit

Once upon a time between San Francisco and Oakland, 10 pm on the Bay Bridge was an easy 15 minutes at the limit during a week-night. Ever increasingly however, as infrastructure strains under the weight of an overzealous economy stream-rolling the region at all hours of the day through night, quite endless in process; the … Continue reading