Angelique Kidjo | Remain In Light

Angelique Kidjo | Remain In Light

ARTIST: Angelique Kidjo TITLE: Remain In Light LABEL: Kravenworks Remain In Light by Talking Heads is one of the last albums I thought needed to be remade. This 1980 classic is the high point of that band’s career and a master class in employing an African sensibility without resorting to mere imitation. Beninois singer Angelique Kidjo, who’s lived in Europe and the USA for the last 35 years, hears the album differently than I do….

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Nicola Conte & Spiritual Galaxy | Let Your Light Shine On

Nicola Conte & Spiritual Galaxy | Let Your Light Shine On

ARTIST: Nicola Conte & Spiritual Galaxy TITLE: Let Your Light Shine On LABEL: MPS Nicola Conte is an Italian guitarist, producer and DJ best known for his work in acid jazz, bringing improvised music and the dance floor together. This album, his eighth, is something of a departure; Conte says “You could call it spiritual or cosmic Afro-jazz.” Spiritual jazz is the term used (most frequently in Europe) to denote the outburst of gospel, Afro-futurism…

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An Exclusive Interview With Mr. Flamboyant

An Exclusive Interview With Mr. Flamboyant

He’s as busy as a bee on the first day of spring and as multi-talented as an artist could be. Mr. Flamboyant is in the No Fly Zone Magazine house and he’s got a lot to say. NFZ: Wow, you’re certainly someone who wears a lot of hats, and we don’t mean that figuratively. Please tell our readers everything your involved within the entertainment business. I’m the CEO of JLAWSON MUSIC GROUP, the CEO of…

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E4T Talks About “How Can I Lose”

E4T Talks About “How Can I Lose”

Brooklyn, NY, rappers Milly H and Sleepy Hoolie of E4T are in the house for a No Fly Zone Magazine exclusive interview. NFZ: What’s the story behind the name E4T?  Milly H: Well the story behind E4T all started the day my cousin was killed. I could never forget, it hurt me so much because I grew up with him . And when he first heard me rap he wanted me to make a certain…

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