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JAZZ, CLASSICAL MUSIC AND THE ARTS IN NEW YORK CITY

Song of the Day 3/4/09

Every day, our top 666 songs of alltime countdown gets one step closer to #1. Wednesday’s song is #511:

Plan 9 – Man Bites Dog

These long-running Rhode Island garage/psychedelic revivalists’ claim to fame during their 80s heyday was their swirling, incandescent five-guitar live show, a high standard that their studio albums didn’t often live up to. This is an uncharacteristically terse, jangly and beautifully produced anthem with some sweet bass work from their otherwise mediocre 1987 lp Sea Hunt. The link above offers a choice of torrents.

March 4, 2009 - Posted by | lists, Lists - Best of 2008 etc., Music, music, concert | , , , , , , ,

2 Comments »

  1. Otherwise mediocre? Everybody’s a critic.

    Comment by Eric Stumpo | March 5, 2009 | Reply

  2. Eric you’re a great guitarist and fine songwriter and have a wonderful band. But that album isn’t one of your best – although that song, wow. Not trying to be harsh here, just honest…

    Comment by lc | March 5, 2009 | Reply


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