By mahir | March 1, 2011


One of the best out there! This week’s Music and Food are my favorite songs by Nas! Read More


The Cardigans

By mahir | February 1, 2011

This week’s music and food is one of my favorite bands The Cardigans. They’re a Swedish-Danish band from the 90’s. The lead singer Nina Persson currently lives in Harlem and is an amazing person. Enjoy! Read More



By mahir | January 11, 2011

Music & Food

This week’s Music & Food Playlist is coming to you with style and attitude.  Enjoy these songs from Prince: a man with many names and stages over the years, who has made great music throughout. Read More


Diverse Musical Taste

By mahir | January 4, 2011

To appreciate bitterness in food, it takes a lot of trial and error in tasting to help get you there. It’s the same with shaping your musical taste. Mine has always been diverse and was shaped a lot by musicians who look in a new direction, the same thing I’m trying to do with Red Rooster.


Fistful Of Mercy

By mahir | December 28, 2010

This week I’ve chosen to share the beautiful music of Fistful Of Mercy for my Music and Food playlist. What do you think of their music?


Ali Farka Toure

By mahir | December 21, 2010

Music and Food: Ali Farka Toure

This week’s music and food is the incredible Malian singer Ali Farka Toure. His music is often described as a a point of intersection of traditional Malian music and American blues. Toure was ranked number 76 on Rolling Stone‘s list of “The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”.


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