It’s been a great week and now it’s time to celebrate, while still keeping the eye firmly focused on the prize. Sometimes you just have to go there and you have to keep on going there until someone or two or three get it. So many jewels dropped here by De La with Dilla on the beats. Hit repeat.

Ivan Orr is a multi-instrumentalist, composer, performer, and writer. A native of Charlottesville, Virginia Ivan was involved with the forming and nascent days of The Music Resource Center as its first Program Director. A graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University’s Department of Music, Ivan currently resides in Richmond, VA where he maintains an active performance and production schedule while serving as the Music Editor for Grown Folks Music, a position he has held since 2010.