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Rock, Pop, and Race.

Rock critic Ken Tucker comments on the way rock music may be once again uniting people of different race and class again.


Unpacking the Racialized Legacy of Jimi Hendrix

Music journalist Charles Shaar Murray is the author of Crosstown Traffic, about how fans and critics have defined the groundbreaking African American guitarist in relation to white culture. The tension between black musicians and white audiences continues today, particularly with the rise of rap music.

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