Gil Scott-Heron at the Tin Angel

Jazz-soul spoken word artist and rap progenitor Gil Scott-Heron has a rare Philadelphia engagement this weekend, playing two shows at the Tin Angel on both Saturday and Sunday. He's one of the greats. Info here. Below, "The Revolution Will Not Be Televised," "The Bottle," and a 2006 clip from the BBC show Hard Talk, with a particularly dense interviewer. 

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