Live at the Nightlight in Chapel Hill, NC on March 29, 2017.
2) AM Radio
3) Old Folks At Home
4) Our God Is An Awesome God
Notes on "Awesome God":
Many of us are brought up to believe in religion and God's grace. However this love and grace does not seem to exist in the world if you are black, brown, female, transgender, poor, gay, Muslim, Jewish...
This piece begins with the chanting of unarmed blacks gunned down by police, spoken against the backdrop of the eerie forest that now stands in the ghost town of Rosewood, FL. Rosewood was the site of a great race riot and massacre which is mostly lost to history now and not taught in schools. Source: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rosewood_massacre
Subsequent samples are pulled from the following:
1) Donald Trump's 2017 Inauguration speech
2) Phone calls from the East Area Rapist / The Original Night Stalker / The Golden State Killer, a crazed misogynist killer who to this day has never been caught
3) The church anthem "Our God Is An Awesome God"
4) Footage from the September 11th terror attacks, mostly calls to 911 from people trapped in the towers who did not make it out alive
5) Richard Nixon's attacks on free speech and the press
6) Eric Garner's murder ("I can't breathe")
7) Ronald Reagan joking about causing World War 3