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Humor in Music: Success and Failure.

Rock Critic Ken Tucker considers two New York acts who are known for their humor: folk-singer Christine Lavin, and the eclectic rock group, They Might Be Giants. Lavin's album, "Attainable Love" is on Rounder Records. They Might Be Giants' album is "Flood," and it's on Elektra.

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Other segments from the episode on February 2, 1990

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, February 2, 1990: Interview with Tom Hulce; Review of Christine Lavin's and They Might Be Giants' albums "Attainable Love" and "Flood"; Interview with Tom Rose; Review of…

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