Marybeth Hamilton
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//Columns

Retelling the History of Black Music: Everything You Know About the Blues Is Wrong
2 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

For the most part, blacks were not involved in the heroic work of rescuing the black acoustic blues legacy from the passage of time.

//Reviews

In Search of the Blues by Marybeth Hamilton
6 Mar 2008 // 3:00 PM

This is a different story of the blues; it is the story of those people (primarily white men and women) who were in search of something that they believed the blues or some other form of secular and "primitive" African-American music communicated in an undiluted manner.

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//Blogs

Counterbalance: The Avalanches' 'Since I Left You'

// Sound Affects

"Get a drink, have a good time now. Welcome to paradise, and read all about the 305th most acclaimed album of all time. An Australian plunderphonics pioneer is this week’s Counterbalance.

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