Kirk Douglas

This artist appears on these Burnt Sugar recordings:

More Than Posthuman - Rise of the Mojosexual Cotillion

More Than Posthuman – Rise of the Mojosexual Cotillion

Our version of what R and B might sound like today if live bands hadn’t been derailed by sampling technology in the Black community somewhere around 1977.
We’ve got all the freeform raging horns and guitars of our previous albums only compositionally compressed into these groovevicious post-everythang song forms.
Double Disc

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The Rites: Conductions Inspired By Stravinsky's Le Sacre Du Printemps

The Rites: Conductions Inspired By Stravinsky’s Le Sacre Du Printemps

Greg Tate’s band under Butch Morris’s baton.
With: Butch Morris, Pete Cosey & Melvin Gibbs

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Black Sex Yall: Liberation & Bloody Random Violets

Black Sex Yall: Liberation & Bloody Random Violets

One of Burnt Sugar’s most diverse and opulent recordings. This collection features key contributions from Vernon Reid, Vijay Iyer, Butch Morris, Pete Cosey, Tamar Kali, DJ Mutamassik, Omega Moon and Kirk Douglas of the Roots.

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That Depends on What You Know: 1:3 The Sirens Return / Keep It Real 'Til It Flatlines

That Depends on What You Know: 1:3 The Sirens Return / Keep It Real ‘Til It Flatlines

Disc 1 of a 3 CD set

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That Depends on What You Know: 2:3 The Crepescularuim

That Depends on What You Know: 2:3 The Crepescularuim

Disc 2 of a 3 CD Set

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That Depends on What You Know: 3:3 Fubractive Since Antiquity Suite

That Depends on What You Know: 3:3 Fubractive Since Antiquity Suite

Disc 3 of a 3 CD Set

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Blood on the Leaf

Blood on the Leaf

Back in the summer of 1999 Greg Tate gathered a crew of eight musicians to flesh out an idea he had for a new type of band, to perform a new type of music. Those sessions and the following jams at Shariff Simmon’s throwdowns in the basement of CBGBs led to this recording.

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