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The Color of Music

To the editors, Josh Goldfein’s Rock, Etc. piece concerning the stylistic variances between Beck and Ol’ Dirty Bastard [January 28] confuses musical analysis with sociology. Specifically, his use of the term “black music” is not only factually incorrect, but surprisingly naive. Goldfein writes, “For ‘Get Real Paid’ [Beck] cooks up a Miami jeep beat from […]