Brian Jackson

10 Obscure and Overlooked Blaxploitation Film Soundtracks You Need To Hear

There are many Blaxploitation film soundtracks that have either gone overlooked or followed their namesake title into the shadows of… Read More

February 18, 2022

Best Songs of The Week: ft. Boldy James, LION BABE, Nas, and More

The Round-Up is Okayplayer’s weekly playlist of the best songs in the worlds of hip-hop and R&B. This week’s set… Read More

August 6, 2021

Stream Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad’s New Album ‘Jazz is Dead 001’ ft. Roy Ayers, Gary Bartz and More

The Midnight Hour duo rallies spiritual jazz giants on their latest project. Adrian Younge and Ali Shaheed Muhammad have released… Read More

March 21, 2020

Nicolas Jaar & Brian Jackson Release A Deeply Moving Video For “11 Times”

Only a minute goes by in Nicolas Jaar and Brian Jackson's newest video, entitled "11 Times," and already its reality… Read More

March 2, 2015

Brian Jackson Speaks On His Jazz Roots, Working w/ Gil Scott-Heron + More On RBMA Radio’s ‘Fireside Chat’

Brian Jackson is probably best known for his copious collaborations with the one and only Gil Scott-Heron on recordings like "The Revolution… Read More

January 29, 2015

M1 x Brian Jackson & The New Midnight Band – “Opponent” + ‘Evolutionary Minded’ LP Preview

Yup. M1 of dead prez has teamed up with Brian Jackson of The Midnight Band and a slew of highly heralded musicians… Read More

October 1, 2013