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Fishbone: Social Skank

Christine Natanael, Reflex, 1989

GRABBIN' AND RIFFIN', skankin' and ska – there's a revolution happenin'. Combining all the noises, making them all one, Fishbone leads the masses to have some fun. All in their early 20's, these six young black musicians are a shining example of what can be produced when the passion for the music combines with the anger cultivated in the ghetto, fed in the suburbs, and manifested in the streets.

Total word count of piece: 969


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