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Prince’s Weeping Guitar

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Watch this performance of “While My Guitar Gently Weeps” at the 2004 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame gala. Prince has an extended guitar solo that starts just shy of the 3:30 mark. Watch it, be dazzled, and contemplate the kind of talent we lost today.

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Rod Dreher is a senior editor at The American Conservative. He has written and edited for the New York Post, The Dallas Morning News, National Review, the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, the Washington Times, and the Baton Rouge Advocate. Rod’s commentary has been published in The Wall Street Journal, Commentary, the Weekly Standard, Beliefnet, and Real Simple, among other publications, and he has appeared on NPR, ABC News, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC, and the BBC. He lives in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, with his wife Julie and their three children. He has also written four books, The Little Way of Ruthie Leming, Crunchy Cons, How Dante Can Save Your Life, and The Benedict Option.

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