Seeing Meshell Tonight

 Meshell is so funky, it's scary...
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 Meshell Ndgeocello is at Yoshi's Oakland tonight. On the (hopefully) unlikely chance that you don't know who that is, may I present Exhibit A as to why she is one of the absolute funkiest bass players ever?


 I'm not even getting into her deep songwriting, hip production and programming, and overall musical concept. Meshell is the real deal, y'all. If any of you are there tonight, come say hi...JH


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