Bop Apocalypse Jazz, Race, the Beats, and Drugs

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    Having spent a lifetime immersed in the world where music and drugs overlap, Martin Torgoff reveals material that is completely new and has never been disclosed before, not even in his own litany of work. Bop Apocalypse is truly a new and fresh contribution to the understanding of jazz, race, and drug culture

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