Jus Post Bellum Stonewalls Us!

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I am conducting the Geoffrey Wilson, leader of the civil war inspired band Jus Post Bellum (a reference to the aftermath of the American civil war). A subject both insulated and open ended though, to be honest, something of an art project than a constant for a rock band… maybe? Listening to Geoffrey's folk songs, the lyric on, say, "Stonewall Jackson" veers into the prosaic though the music, a blurry accolade plus exemplary use of the "n" word -it shocks for its timing in ways hip hop can't even think of doing anymore. Better is "Sheryl Ann", so rooted in …

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