Guitar Drag by Christian Marclay on #neuguitars #blog

The story behind. In Jasper, Texas, 1998, three white supremacists tied James Byrd Jr., a 49 year-old black man, by his feet to the back of a truck and drug him to death.  The sound installation. In a haunting introductory scene, Marclay prepares for the crime. He knots rope around the neck of the guitar…