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Deep Tracks — Radio Misfits #7 70s/80s R &B Edition

graffiti — Melrose Ave. Los Angeles, CA — original photo, J. Black — artist unkown, credit pending

Roots and Blues, round two: My youth, R&B fueled family gatherings, kid’s birthday parties, and family house cleaning days. I self-appointed the critical job, queuing up records. It was also (I thought) a sly way to temporarily get out of cleaning the house. We had a limited album collection. Many artists were on high rotation as a result. We listened to Stevie Wonder, Donna Summer, Earth Wind, and…

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