Black man playing guitar.

Music and Race: a Few Brief Thoughts

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(NOTE: the following article does not necessarily reflect the views of KSM Music, or of any of its employees other than the author) In the past week, it’s been a little difficult to think about music. Frankly, it’s been a little difficult to think about anything. As I write this, on June 4, 2020, protests both violent and peaceful are …

Bassline Breakdown: Fugazi’s “Five Corporations”

Bassline Breakdown: Fugazi’s “Five Corporations”

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In the world of punk rock, there are a handful of bassists who stand tall above all the others. As much of a fan as I am of punk music, I can’t pretend the genre is exactly full to the gills with virtuoso bassists, which makes it all the more exciting when a Matt Freeman or a Rob Wright is …