Erykah Badu Lagos 08 EMEK

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Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:53 am

sheeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeit.

I MUST have one of these. I served in the Peace Corps in Cameroon and Badu was in heavy rotation amongst us blancs. One friend in particular would love it...
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:53 am

different Emek style... uncluttered..
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 1:59 am

very nice, still keen to know who the LA recluse emek went visiting is though
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 2:01 am

eh...not really feeling this one
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 2:43 am

i love this print.

very 'nina simone' 1970s style... its great.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 3:50 am

I think it would be more effective if the border was gone and just the central image were the part being focused on.

Cut and paste job with the fist sorta bugs me. Feels like he's too scared to let the middle image speak for itself.

To me, anyway.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 7:07 am

I think this may be slower to move.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 7:46 am

I can't believe anyone would play a concert in Lagos.......that's hell on earth.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 9:53 am

jojobadass wrote:I can't believe anyone would play a concert in Lagos.......that's hell on earth.
Agreed, but I guess that this will become more common in the future. For example, a part of Live Trade will take place there in July: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Live_Trade

I really like this print; not very creative but the frame's giving it the right mood. I'm still rather indifferent to Ms. Badu and her music, though.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 9:39 pm

Having worked in South Africa and taken time off to explore many other African countries ... I think this image captures the feel. Nicely done.

And yes, Lagos is broken and dangerous. Go there at your own risk. Yet another patch of Hell on Earth.
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Tue Feb 12, 2008 11:21 pm

When/how do we get this?
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Wed Feb 13, 2008 12:31 am

notice the EB earing. you might mistake that for an obvious reference to the artist, but look again. its clearly a subtle ExpressoBean nod.
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Wed Feb 13, 2008 10:41 am

are you really that stupid

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Wed Feb 13, 2008 11:00 am

jimrip wrote:When/how do we get this?
email emek every 15 minutes until he responds
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