LA BLOGOTHEQUE | Chocolate Genius

SO GOOD: Our friends at La Blogotheque posted two lovely videos today of one of my all-time favorite musicians, Chocolate Genius Inc. Of course, Chocolate Genius Inc. (aka Marc Anthony Thompson) is hanging up the gloves in regard to his latest project. The videos are of the journeying song, “Polanski”, and one of the best…

GRACEFUL GOODBYE | Chocolate Genius

By David D. Robbins Jr. Their Bated Breath Artist: Chocolate Genius Inc.• Album: Swansongs “‘Cuz I’ve said all that I’m fit to say / I got nothin’ left to give away / I’m ready now.” — Marc Anthony Thompson arc Anthony Thompson’s music has always been highly personal. He’s written about his mother’s Alzheimers, faded…

NEW TRACK | Chocolate Genius

SHEER GENIUS: One of my all-time favorite artists is calling it quits with his final album. Chocolate Genius (aka Marc Anthony Thompson) has created three of the most lovely, and under-appreciated gems of any modern musician with Black Music (1998), GodMusic (2001) and Black Yankee Rock (2005). Thompson truly puts his heart and soul into…

A MASTER’S LAST BOW | Chocolate Genius

NEW MUSIC ON THE WAY: I still can’t believe this news is flying so low under the radar. The eclectic Marc Anthony Thompson, is ending his long run as alter ego Chocolate Genius Inc., with an album due out sometime this month called “Swansongs”. Chocolate Genius first entered the scene with the gorgeous and melancholic…