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Dennis Brennan Strikes Out on His Own.

Singer/songwriter/guitarist Dennis Brennan. His new album is "Jack-In-The-Pulpit" (Upstart Records). Brennan names Barry & the Remains, Howlin' Wold, Buck Owens, Otis Redding, and the Stones as his influences. Brennan is from Boston and a review in The Boston Globe calls him "one of the city's foremost melodic-rock songwriters. He has a raw survivor's voice, but he delves under the skin like Elvis Costello. . .then rocks with the populist abandon of Bruce Springsteen and the Stones."

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Other segments from the episode on February 20, 1996

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 20, 1996: Interview with Elizabeth McAlister; Interview with Dennis Brennan; Commentary on Black History Month.

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