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Just finished the PBS documentary Rumble about the impact of native americans on music from blues to rock to jazz.

I learned a bunch. I have a bunch more to learn.

Also, and I cannot say this clearly enough, Fuck Rod Stewart.

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@penguin42 he did a thing that a lot of musicians in the 70s and 80s did. Hiring young kids, promising them a big break, not preparing or protecting them from the world of substance abuse and chaos that came with being a touring musician.

He's fine, I guess. Lots of bands struggled with drugs, but there was a clear pattern established with his touring musicians.

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