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Racket

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Racket

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
East Side Digital
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

Even before R.E.M., the Southeast could claim Sneakers as ingenious frontiersmen of do-it-yourself new-wave pop. Racket is a document of indie-rock’s tuneful beginnings that compiles the inventive band’s entire output from the mid-’70s, adding three old songs newly recorded by power-pop auteurs Chris Stamey and Mitch Easter. A-

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