Tag Archives: open letter

SAVE US YOUR DRAMA; RESTORE SANITY IN MALAWI URBAN MUSIC!

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN “They don’t research extensively and they choose to believe anything from a Marley is the best. They need to organize a better selection committee comprising people who understand reggae in a better way.” –Freddie McGregor (on Ziggy Marley winning Grammy for best reggae album 2016) A mockery to music as a craft, or to put ...

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Having a pen and a writing pad doesn’t make you a journo!

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN Pomwe zafikapa tingomasulana basi Palibe zonyengererana olo mkazi Mafana mukuphwekesa… (PHZYIX- One meets Two) It’s with regret that The Senior Concerned Citizen has dropped this epistle. It’s been a hectic activity crafting this whole lot of anger on this small space. However, tell you what? Writing this letter was almost like letting my blood ooze ...

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LEARN FROM HISTORY BWANA ORGANIZERS; DELIVER US FROM YOUR PREVIOUS MEDIOCRITY

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN It has always been said that a good individual learns from history to polish the present for a brighter future. Simply put, this means that whoever does the opposite of this statement is a fool who deserves to be stoned. When you came for the first time last year, we were all happy that we ...

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Information blackout mars 2017 UMP AWARDS

TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN | OPEN LETTER Dear Organizers For ardent current affairs in Malawi, you need not be reminded of the Public Affairs Committee’s petition to the Head of State President Peter Mutharika on issues about electoral reforms. As broad as it is, one would wonder why the religious body engaged itself on issues of politics. One interesting ...

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: Save us from mediocrity low budget music videos

OPEN LETTER #14 Dear Mr Producer, what has become of you? Kindly allow the Musical Philosopher to go straight to the point. All along, you, our noble Producer, I, the Musical Philosopher had been one of your biggest secret admirers. Truth be told, your expertise in producing mature urban music has left most of us, in awe. You’re one of ...

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GROW UP NYASA KID; WE DON’T NEED YOUR PUBLICITY STUNTS

-OPEN LETTER– Firstly, receive my heartfelt apologies for the long absence from this platform. I don’t have any better explanation really, save for the you-know-this-and-that excuses. Anyway, it’s good to be back. Just like in the old days prior to my A.WO.L, I, the Musical Philosopher had been observing; watching what’s going on in our otherwise blossoming entertainment industry. Three ...

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: WHEN DID WE BECOME A FAM?

OPEN LETTER Lately we, the music lovers, have been surprised with the love you the musicians are giving us; you are calling us your fam. We have seen you in our inbox with your messages, very beautiful and persuasive messages. You start like ‘hello fam, as you know the UMP awards are here once again, please vote for me as ...

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: GIVE JESUS CHRIST THE RESPECT HE DESERVES

Open letter #11 “You shall not misuse the name of the Lord your God, for the Lord will not hold anyone guiltless who misuses His name.” – The third commandment of the Lord God – I know you may say it is too little too late to write about this but they say ‘better late than never’ not so? You ...

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: YOUNG MAN, BASKET MOUTH IS YOUR WRONG CHOICE

As usual, The Music Philosopher was busy scrolling one Facebook Page after another. As a matter of fact, He was stalking one music page after another. As He kept on wandering, He bumped into something that appeared so appetizing onto the eyes of the Music Philosopher himself. The post was advising a lot of M-dubz rappers on some recipes for ...

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TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN: APOLOGIZE OR NEVER RELEASE YOUR ALBUM

OPEN LETTER #6 Hello!! It’s me again. Today, I’ve come with bad and embarrassing news, to you Sir. I know it’s gonna be so hard for you to swallow but I feel this is the only way to shape your career, if at all you really care about it. I’ve bumped into one of your Facebook posts where you’ve indicated ...

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