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Two Rock Bands Look to Decades Past, But Only One Succeeds

Rock critic Ken Tucker reviews two new albums, one by the Black Crowes, and the other by the former drummer for the Replacements, Chris Mars. The Crowes can't break free from their 70s influences, but Mars uses his to shape something all his own.



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Fresh Air with Terry Gross, August 6, 1992: Interview with Rakiya Omaar; Interview with Tom DiCillo; Review of the Black Crowes' album "The Southern Harmony Musical Companion" and the Replacements'…


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