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The Last Rebel

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The Last Rebel

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Atlantic

We gave it a B

Johnny Van Zant may not have the innate swagger of his late brother, Ronnie, Lynyrd Skynyrd’s former lead singer. But give him three steps and he’ll saunter a good Dixie mile in Ronnie’s hat. Between them, guitarists Gary Rossington, Ed King, and Randall Hall generate enough feedback on The Last Rebel to satisfy any unrepentant ’70s Ripple-er’s thirst for ear blood. Besides, having the dumb nerve to title a song ”Born to Run” is worth at least half a grade. B