Greg met Butch in the 1980s and was at Conduction No. 1 at the Kitchen in 1985. An esteemed culture critic, icon of the Village Voice and one of the founders of the Black Rock Coalition, Greg was moved enough by Conduction to start practicing it himself, notably as the leader of the groundbreaking Burnt Sugar Arkestra ensemble.
In the Q&A with Julia Lopez, Greg discusses Butch and the importance of Conduction.
A special thanks to Greg for heading out to the festival and sharing his insights into Butch and his work with the audience.