In many cases, they also reflect what Reed has described as the imperative to "use a variety of materials, modes of expression and allusions from many different cultures, both popular and traditional.
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Check out this 3 years old article about his incredible album for Mo’ Wax.
Rest in peace great man, and thank you for the amazing music.
Osorio, who grew up in Puerto Rico and lives in Philadelphia, says the piece touches on ideas of pilgrimage, the religious persecution of women and the conflict between deeply felt and institutionally imposed notions of faith.
"You have this strong idea in your mind of what you think is your belief system, and then you have this outside imposition telling you what is supposed to be, and they both contrast.