‘It took a long time to get here’: behind the National Museum of African American Music


© Provided by The Guardian Photograph: TT News Agency/AFP/Getty ImagesIn 1967, Jimi Hendrix accidentally cracked his guitar before a concert. Seeing it was pretty much broken, he decided to destroy it on stage.
When he did, the audience went wild.
Destroying guitars became a regular part of his act. …..


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