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Wayne Kramer

WAYNE KRAMER was a cofounder and guitarist of Detroit’s incendiary rock band the MC5, and a notable activist for racial and economic equality, which made him a target of the FBI’s counterintelligence program. After serving a federal prison term, he cofounded the charity Jail Guitar Doors with Billy Bragg, released a dozen solo albums, and has gone on to score countless feature films, cutting-edge documentaries, and notable series for television. He is considered a pioneer of both punk rock and heavy metal.
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