The kind of egregious exploitation Richard faced in the 1950s might seem unthinkable today. But for many Black artists, not much has changed.
The musical legend continues to grapple with an identity that promoted freedom in rock music.
The grandson of the original owner dreams of reopening the Dew Drop, which hosted Ray Charles, Little Richard, and other greats.
The Portland-based band pivoted by the New Zealand-born Ruban Nielson are bringing their psychedelic kaleidoscope to Australia and New Zealand.