Doug Carousel

The Power of a Good Mashup

Question: “Why should European-American Presbyterians in the United States include world music in our worship?”  I love a good mashup; I suspect we all do. There is something powerful about the collision of two different songs, a mess of lyrics … Continue reading

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BujuBanton Carousel

Untold Stories

Lyrics – “Untold Stories” Buju Banton __________________________________________________________________________________ Read more articles in this series.

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(Nothing But) Flowers – The Talking Heads

In keeping with this week’s theme of eco-justice, the editors of Unbound would like to offer this tongue-in-cheek musical reflection by The Talking Heads about modern convenience, our consumerist society, and the earth. Keep in mind that this song and … Continue reading

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Leading Us Along The Best and Straightest Paths

Last year Unbound featured Rhymes & Reasons’s interview with Jasson Perez, a rapper and union organizer in Chicago. Jasson spoke movingly of his early struggles, his family, social justice, and the hip-hop songs that matter to him most. See Edward … Continue reading

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