Episode 6

Secretly Religious Songs with Poet and Minister Marvin K. White

Published on: 18th July, 2021

Award-winning poet and minister Marvin K. White chats with me about Lenny Kravitz's ode to Jesus, the Buddhist principles of k.d.lang, Kool & The Gang's Quran-inspired hit, and more.

Check out my online music course, "The Completely Abridged History of Bay Area Music," starting July 27: https://bit.ly/bam-rcw

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My site: mmfrench.com

Theme song by Spiky Blimp: spikyblimp.com

Learn more about Marvin K. White: marvinkwhite.com

Dark Garden underwrites this episode. Learn more at darkgarden.com.


Originally broadcast on KACR-LP—Alameda.

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All Your Favorite Music is (Probably)…
A weekly themed dive into popular songs that unearths the connections. Fun for music nerds.
Once a week, “All Your Favorite Music is (Probably)...” takes a themed dive into popular songs and unearths the connections, like buried treasure. Hosted by Mark Montgomery French—music historian, film composer, and durian enthusiast. Follow him on Instagram and Twitter at @mrfr3nch