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Black Wax - Gil Scott-Heron

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Gil Scott-Heron

Black Wax (1982)

"Gil Scott-Heron's long-standing political committment and protean influence on rap sing-speech are finally given their due in this Outstanding documentary."
-  Michael Shore, Music Video Consumer's Guide

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Production stills from the shooting of BLACK WAX in Washington, D.C. Featured are poet-singer-songwriter Gil Scott-Heron, Gilís brother
and manager Denis Heron, filmmaker Robert Mugge, director of photography Lawrence McConkey, audio director William Barth, and more.

Gil and DC residents Denis, Gil and Bob
Bill and Gil Gil, Larry and Bob
Crew by the Van Bob and Bill

Larry and Bob Outdoors Larry and Bob Indoors

Duke, Bob, and Louis



The Most Dangerous Musician Alive
Gil Scott-Heron and the Midnight Band
Black Wax