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Beat's about to stop in heart of Roxbury

Funky Fresh Records, home of hip-hop for 20 years, shutting its doors next week

'It's a wake-up call for people, and the wake-up call is that we need to support our black businesses,' said shop owner Rusty Pendleton. "It's a wake-up call for people, and the wake-up call is that we need to support our black businesses," said shop owner Rusty Pendleton. (Globe Staff Photo / David L. Ryan)
By Meghan Irons
Globe Staff / September 24, 2008

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They come for the music and the friendship. But these days, customers at Funky Fresh Records in Dudley Square are coming to say farewell. (Full article: 735 words)

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