+ We have some lush art prints at the shop.
+ Longer Read: "Gil Scott-Heron’s Legacy Is a Work in Progress" - New York Times.
To further celebrate the tenth anniversary of I'm New Here, XL have also this week released an expanded edition on double vinyl (one green, one pink). In addition to the original album, this celebratory edition features two unreleased tracks - a cover of Richie Havens’ 'Handsome Johnny’ and a previously unheard Scott-Heron song 'King Henry IV’ - as well as a selection of other recordings from the original sessions.
"There was a lot more to the experience than it was possible to process at the time, and there was some great material that never made it onto the album." - Richard Russell
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