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Talking Writing: Kelefa Sanneh on “Major Labels”

Kelefa Sanneh
Jason Nocito
Kelefa Sanneh

Richard Winham shares a conversation with Kelefa Sanneh, staff writer at “The New Yorker” magazine - and author of the new book, “Major Labels: A History of Popular Music in Seven Genres.”

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