Afro-latin Music and Imperial Jazz
Written by Timothy Brennan
Trade Paperback, 290 pages
October 17, 2008
Popular music in the Americas, from jazz, Cuban and Latin salsa to disco and rap, is overwhelmingly neo-African. Created in the midst of war and military invasion, and filtered through a Western worldview, these musical forms are completely modern in their sensibilities: they are in fact the very sound of modern...
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