“Musicians With Attitude…in order to be active collectively you have to change as a person. So in order to become not only a better musician but also a better human being, you must change yourself.”
In this episode of MFM Speaks Out, Dawoud Kringle interviews Sohrab Saadat Ladjevardi (a.k.a. SoSaLa). Ladjevardi is a saxophonist, composer, improviser, producer, entrepreneur, activist, and the founder and president of Musicians For Musicians (MFM). He has lived in and performed in Germany, Switzerland, Japan, and the United States as well as releasing several independently produced albums. The topics discussed focused on MFM, the ideas and philosophies behind it, its founding and history, Ladjevardi’s music and how it interrelates to the message of MFM, and the future of MFM and its place in the music community.
The following music is featured in this episode:
Opening track: “Welcome Nu World” by SoSaLa, Hubl Greiner and Paul Amrod
Middle track: “Enough is Enough” by SoSaLa
Ending track: “Mystical Full Moon: Hymn for Ornette Coleman” by SoSaLa and Genetic Drugs
(All tracks released on Nu World Trashed).