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Walk, Don’t Run

Cross-dressing genres

Metal, mesh-like sculpture of surfer standing with board overlooking the ocean.
Image by Varun Maharaj from Pixabay

It’s only day 5 on this 31 day challenge and the theme of genre bending is emerging. Surf music is just another example of how impossible it is to extricate one genre from another. This is why I stick to defining surf music as a mode more that a genre with fixed characteristics. It is a culmination of influences that likewise infuses the…



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