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When Bernie Sanders was a folk troubadour

New York (AFP) - Today music's hottest club is a Bernie Sanders rally -- The Strokes and Public Enemy have been among the acts onstage for him -- but decades ago the presidential hopeful got behind the mic to drop some of his own bars. On a brisk November day in 1987, Sanders, sporting black-rimmed Wayfarer glasses and not one but two hoodies, joined 30 Vermont musicians to perform five social justice-minded classics for a folk compilation known as "The Bernie Project."Todd Lockwood -- the owner of the Burlington studio White Crow Audio, which during its 15-year lifespan hosted bands including...


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