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Ranky Tanky, Gullah Music And The Rocky Coast Of Maine
Written by Ovations' Artistic and Executive Director, Aimée Petrin Deep in the crowded lower level of the now-closed Webster Hall in NYC, I was among a throng of people on a cold January night dancing, singing, rejoicing to the sounds of Ranky Tanky. By the time they reached their song with its eponymous refrain, everyone