TED x Talk: Victor Haskins -"Improvisation - Making Something New Out Of Something Old"

A great talk from Richmond, VA based musician Victor Haskins from last month's TEDx Lizard Creek. You should definitely set aside a few minutes to dig in to this!


GFM Spotlight - Iyeoka


photo credit Jayson Fann © 2010

Last week I had the distinct pleasure to interview Poet, Recording Artist, and 2010 TED Global Fellow Iyeoka Ivie Okoawo. In this GFM Spotlight segment I chat with Iyeoka about her album Say Yes , what it means to e a global artist and much more.

Iyeoka Interview by GrownFolksMusic


Iyeoka-Say Yes

GFM Family I would like to invite you today to Say Yes to the sound of Nigerian-American award-winning poet, recording artist and TED fellow Iyeoka (ee-yo-kah). Her name means "I want to be respected." All one needs to do is take a listen to this project to understand the manifest destiny her name possesses. Read more