The Empowerment Journey of The Banjo Blues

The following question is a tricky one: are there innocent or guilty instruments? Before answering, let us remember that each instrument comes to us full of evocations, of recent or ancient history. Anyone can feel the chills with the noble telluric sound of the Basque txalaparta if they know the ceremonies with which the environment etarra honors his gudaris. Besides, musical instruments do not lack sex appeal and orientation. The Pet Shop Boys despised electric guitars for decades, which they identified with heterosexual rock and their macho culture. And there are few women who play the different modalities of the...

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