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Excerpt from the in-studio performance by the reggae group Sunfire of their original tune Soka Jame. Musicians Rolly Gray (lead guitar player, vocals and band leader), Peter J. Adamson (steel drums), Jorge Marrero (drums), Joel Keel (bass guitar), Wayne Keaton (electric keyboards and vocals), and Leon Mobley (congas) perform their own compositions.
Date Created
10/05/1979
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Say Brother / Reggae: A Caribbean Cultural Explosion
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Date Created
09/14/1979
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Say Brother / Evening with Eartha Kitt, An
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Date Created
10/05/1979
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Say Brother / Reggae: A Caribbean Cultural Explosion
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Host Barbara Barrow-Murray speaks with members of Wiz cast Ken Prymus (the Lion), Peggy Blue (Aunty Em), and Kamal (a former member of the National Center of Afro-American Artists who plays the "Wiz"). Prymus talks about Judy Garland's Wizard of Oz being one adaptation of the original L. Frank Baum text, and The Wiz being another, more colorful version.
Date Created
10/20/1978
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Say Brother / Slices of Black Theatre
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Barbara Barrow-Murray interviews the vocalist and actress Eartha Kitt about her difficult childhood, her experience of not being a wanted child, and the pride she feels at having survived the prejudice of her childhood.
Date Created
09/14/1979
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Say Brother / Evening with Eartha Kitt, An
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Date Created
10/20/1978
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Say Brother / Slices of Black Theatre
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Program focuses on the escalating cost of oil and the hardships faced by limited-income families trying to keep warm... more
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10/19/1979
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Say Brother / Button Up Your Overcoat [Part 1 of 2]
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Date Created
06/29/1979
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Say Brother / Case of Justice, A [Part 1 of 2]
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Program focuses on four academic institutions in Boston offering programs of interest to the Third World community... more
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07/27/1979
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Say Brother / Educational Workshop
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Program focuses on the work of poet and actor Maya Angelou, whose new book of poems And Still I Rise was recently published. As part of an interview with Barbara Barrow-Murray, Maya Angelou reads her poem "Phenomenal Women" in the Say Brother studio.
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11/24/1978
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Say Brother / Observations of Brown Brilliance