Bruce Lee

Here's How Bruce Lee Fits Into Quentin Tarantino's New Movie (Podcast)

The martial arts superstar has a bizarre connection to the Manson murders<p>For a brief time after the murders of his pregnant wife, Sharon Tate, and …

Wing Chun

True Leadership Defies Tidy Boxes And Labels

“Steve, what kind of leader are you?”<p>That was the question I was asked some time ago by a friend who was writing a piece on leadership. Honestly, I don’t know that his piece ever saw the light of day. Yet, the question is cause for reflection. You may be thinking about starting a new venture (or …

Entrepreneurship

Keegan-Michael Key takes on The Predator

If he plays it right, Keegan-Michael Key, a funnyman best known as half of the comedy duo Key & Peele, will convince us he's action hero material.<p>In September, he joins an ensemble cast in a reimagining of Predator, the classic sci-fi series that kicked off with Arnold Schwarzenegger up against an …

Action Hero

Kamasi Washington – 'Heaven and Earth' review

Kamasi Washington’s runaway success has exploded the conventional wisdom that jazz can only cross over when it’s smoothed out or fused with …

Kendrick Lamar

Ugly Beauty: The Month In Jazz – June 2018

I had been planning to attend the Vision Festival, which had an absolutely amazing lineup this year, in Brooklyn last month, but had to abandon that …

Horns

Kamasi Washington Continues His Sprawling Musical Attack with 'Heaven and Earth'

Heaven and Earth<p>Young Turks<p>22 June 2018<p>Despite what a cynical music press - or perhaps your local neighborhood record store clerk - may tell you, …

Black Lives Matter

Kamasi Washington: Heaven and Earth Album Review

Kamasi Washington—a tenor saxophonist, bandleader, and composer with the profile of a low-level pop star—designed his second full-length album as a metaphysical dyad, unfolding over two halves that each run over an hour. Far and away the strongest musical statement of his career, it’s also an …

Music

Stream the New Album by Kamasi Washington

News<p>Stream the New Album by Kamasi Washington<p><i>Heaven and Earth</i> Out Now via Young Turks<p><b>Find It At:</b> AMAZON<p>Jazz saxophonist Kamasi Washington released a …

Indie Music

Kamasi Washington Exists, The Lyor Show?, Warped Tour Women, Hip

quote of the day<p>Your music is a reflection of who you are, so if you want your music to be a certain way, you have to be that way, otherwise it won't …

Music

Lonnie Walker says Bruce Lee was more unstoppable than Michael Jordan

According to top 2018 NBA Draft prospect Lonnie Walker, Bruce Lee is a bit more unstoppable than famed Chicago Bulls legend Michael Jordan.Everyone …

Wing Chun

Review: Kamasi Washington's New 'Heaven and Earth' is Another Sprawling, Style-Hopping Epic

The affiliations that led to Kamasi Washington becoming the most talked-about jazz musician in recent memory can obscure what his music actually …

Music

BREAKING: Dwight Howard negotiating buyout from Brooklyn Nets

The Brooklyn Nets just completed a trade with the Charlotte Hornets for center Dwight Howard on Wednesday morning, and a day later, it looks like …

NBA

Q&A: Lonnie Walker talks NBA draft and his fascination with Bruce Lee

NBA lottery prospect Lonnie Walker IV isn't your typical incoming rookie. The 6-foot-4 guard out of the University of Miami is not only one of the …

Basketball

Here’s everything happening on Capitol Hill for Pride weekend 2018

With more street parties and the return of the neighborhood’s annual events, the gayborhood is busier than ever this Pride. Here is everything …

Seattle

Features | The Lead Review | Making Space: Kamasi Washington’s Heaven Earth

The tenor saxophonist and bandleader expands into new terrestrial and celestial places, drawing from rich seams of funk, soul, hip-hop and free …

Kendrick Lamar

The 2018 NBA Draft Has the Potential for Chaos

The 2018 NBA draft is starting to look a lot like a Bruce Lee quote: formless, shapeless, mind-emptying in all the ways it could shake out. There is …

Basketball

Album Review: Kamasi Washington Earns Every Minute of Heaven and Earth

A<p>Release Date<p>June 22, 2018<p>Label<p>Young Turks<p>Formats<p>digital, vinyl, cd<p><b>Subscribe via iTunes | Google Play | Stitcher | RSS</b><p><b>The Lowdown:</b> After announcing …

Music

What Title Should I Give This?

As I read through some of my previous writings, I realized that coming up with a title for a piece isn’t always as easy as it seems. There are times …

Creative Writing

This week's DVD picks: I, Tonya, Black Panther, Dark River, Birth Of The Dragon and Finding Your Feet

I, Tonya<p><b>(15) Out June 25</b><p>PLENTY of dark humour makes this biopic centring on Olympic ice-skater Tonya Harding and her fall from grace surprisingly …

Celebrity (UK)

China’s got talent: the young musicians trying to make it big in the West | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

Queens Hotel Brighton, on Britain’s south coast, is the sort of genteel seafront property more suited to afternoon tea than the launch of …

Music

'Gaming disorder' has been classified as a mental health condition by the WHO

The World Health Organization has added "gaming disorder" to the list of mental health conditions.<p>The addition will appear in the new version the …

Mental Health

Bruce Lee Podcast #103: The Moon and the Stream

“Fluidity of mind – the moon in the stream – where it is at once movable and immovable.”<p>Bruce Lee describes the mind as the moon and all the thoughts …

Wing Chun

4 savvy social media marketing lessons from IHOP, Burger King and more

IHOP wasn’t the only organization to recently savor sweet marketing victory.<p>Following the restaurant chain formerly known as IHOP’s announcement that …

Public Relations

Johnny Chan - Founder of Firefly 420

Be patient and keep your ears and eyes open.<p>Johnny Chan aka Ganja John is the founder of Firefly 420, a medical cannabis company, and creator of …

Wing Chun

The Rule Breakers: We Explore How 8 Individuals Use Beauty as Self-Expression

There's nothing more freeing than feeling whole and beautiful in your skin—regardless of trends, so-called beauty "rules", or accepted presentation. …

Wing Chun

Book review - Bruce Lee: A Life

Shake Up And Excite San Francisco. Tiny Phoenix. Little Dragon Lee. Never Sits Still.<p>A man can have many names during the course of his life. But …

Books

Kamasi Washington, Still in an Epic Mind-Set on ‘Heaven and Earth’

“The Epic,” the tenor saxophonist Kamasi Washington’s big debut on the national stage three years ago, worked partly because it functioned as a provocation — an act of extravagant ambition. Jazz loses a lot of young people with its fixation on history and esoterica. “The Epic,” though historically …

The Arts

Why these banks named new CEOs as they passed $10B in assets

Industry watchers said that it makes sense for banks to name new CEOs once they pass $10 billion in assets, a threshold that brings more regulatory …

CEOs

Living with the Enemy

Mark Cuddy 15/06/2018 0comments | Jump to last<p>“What wall do you want?” He asks.<p>“That one.” I reply.<p>“Right, I’ll have those two walls then” he states …

Everton FC

Quentin Tarantino: The Complete Syllabus of His Influences and References

Jump to: Reservoir Dogs<p>Jump to:<p>General Influences<p>Reservoir Dogs<p>True Romance<p>Pulp Fiction<p>Four Rooms (“The Man From Hollywood”)<p>From Dusk Till Dawn<p>Jackie …

Pulp Fiction