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Tuesday, April 18, 2017: Said the Whale, Barry Avrich and more

Today on q: Said the Whale, TV contributor Anne T. Donahue, the history of the Amen drum break and filmmaker Barry Avrich.
Today on q: Said the Whale, the history of the Amen drum break and filmmaker Barry Avrich. (Cathy Irving/CBC, Wikipedia, Getty Images)

Today on q, hosted by Tom Power: (1) Said the Whale revel in the power of direct songwriting; (2) an introduction to the Amen break, one of music's most sampled pieces; (3) Blurred Lines paints a picture of an art world corrupted by big money; (4) Serena Ryder, Dan Auerbach and more: music from today's episode.