Great Recordings: Lightnin' Rod — Hustler's Convention
Kodwo Eshun, The Wire, October 1993
In 1973, Jalal Nuriddin of The Last Poets changed his name to Lightnin' Rod and recorded Hustler's Convention, the first Blaxploitation audiodrama. Kodwo Eshun recalls a unique document of '70s Black music.
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