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Five Card Stud

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Five Card Stud

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
World

We gave it a B-

The poor-man’s Clifton Chenier two-steps with his left foot this time: The opening cut on Five Card Stud is a weak cover of the Bruce Channel oldie ”Hey! Baby.” And truth to tell, this party never gets cooking, despite Buckwheat Zydeco’s flashy accordion licks, vocal trills, and a guest shot by Willie Nelson. Only ”IRS,” a runaway train of a ditty, and a late-night slow dance called ”Secret of Love” raise this-barely-above the ordinary. C