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Rollin' & Tumblin': Head Hunting with Herbie Hancock

Vernon Gibbs, Crawdaddy!, June 1974

After years of high-quality struggle, one black jazzman has finally hit it big. Were the compromises worth it?

Total word count of piece: 1865


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