Baba Brinkman writes about the festival

Baba Brinkman slayed the crowd with his extensive lexicon and concise delivery at Fort Bragg last weekend. Then he wrote to all of his fans about it: Last weekend Mr. Simmonds and I traveled to Fort Bragg, NC for Rock Beyond Belief, the historical first on-base rock concert for military non-believers. The day got off to a late start due to a morning downpour, which was gloated over by the spiteful devout but only until about 1pm, and after that the clouds blew over and we had beautiful … [Read more...]

The Rap Guide to Evolution Opening Off-Broadway

Baba Brinkman is known as the “rap troubadour” and he certainly lives up to that title with his eloquent flow and literary 'skillzzz.' However, at this point in his career it seems fitting that he should take on another worthy nom de plume. I suggest "neoclassical Renaissance MC" would be a fitting new moniker because Baba embodies the spirit of a true Renaissance Man with a talent for dropping mad rhymes. Even an abbreviated list of Baba’s abilities and achievements will make an ordinary … [Read more...]

Richard Dawkins issues Statement of Intent to Fort Bragg

I've been approached by a number of reporters asking a peculiar question. About half the time they only ask about our headliner, Richard Dawkins. "Fort Bragg says that the people in your lineup didn't issue a Statement of Intent to them, a letter saying that they were actually coming. Why not?" Well, they never asked for one. In fact I had never even heard of one until a reporter asked me that question. And I had been assured that our submitted packet had all the pertinent information by … [Read more...]

Rapper Baba Brinkman Joins Lineup, Supports Foxhole Atheists!

After a long courtship, we are proud to announce that rapper and all around bad ass, Baba Brinkman has joined the lineup! httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aAYVY2eLMck Baba Brinkman is a former tree-planter who worked in the Rocky Mountains of B.C. every summer for more than ten years, personally planting over one million trees. He is also a scholar with a Masters in Medieval and Renaissance English Literature. His thesis drew parallels between the worlds of hip-hop music and literary poetry. … [Read more...]