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R&B • Funk • Soul • Hip Hop
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Strictly Second Line
Strictly Second Line
Funk, Jazz, and the New Orleans Beat

In 1976, filmmaker Maurice Martinez asked Mardi Gras Indian Chief Jake Millon to describe the characteristic rhythm that underlies the music of black New Orleans. “Some people call it funk,” Millon replied, “but to us it’s strictly secon…

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