There are plenty of films about how the 1970s in America were a screwed-up time of bad drug trips, smoke-filled rooms, and questionable parenting. But Low Down differs from the rest of the genre in framing its story of the hazy decade from the perspective of a curious young girl.
For this mix I wanted to shed light on the versatility of hip-hop. From Baths' warped vocals to Flying Lotus' soulful drum breaks, the music in this mix embodies the middle ground, where all cultures and eclectic music lovers can vibe. It stretches from jazz to R&B to hip-hop to alternative and back.
I am half-Pakistani. My mother was born in Pakistan, I grew up in North America. Superficially, I have a lot more in common with Adnan Syed—a Pakistani-Muslim who grew up in Baltimore and was convicted of killing his Korean girlfriend, Hae Min Lee, in 1999—than radio journalist Sarah Koenig does. Does that mean I'm more qualified to report on his case than she is?
I just want to start out by saying I'm a very lucky lady - I met an incredible guy who I'm madly in love with (who's 1000% in love with me). I am struggling with one thing though - he's in his thirties and has been solely relying on watching porn for sexual satisfaction as he was a virgin when I met him.