Weird, Whitewashed And All The Other Things I Was Labeled As Because I Listened To Rock Music

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Growing up Latina you’re expected to live by every rule and when you don’t, people freak the **** out. Example: growing up as a Latina who didn’t listen to what my parents or even what my friends listened to generated a lot of confusion, especially when my music of choice was rock. ? 

I knew I was a little different when I found myself switching from rock en español to rock.


That’s not to say I didn’t love and respect my own culture and music.

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