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Music Review: 'Slippin' In'

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Slippin' In

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Buddy Guy
Producers:
Silvertone
genre:
Blues

We gave it an A-

Eric Clapton, listen up: Here’s a way to play the blues in the ’90s without shellacking the music with a thin coat of irony. Guy’s go-for-the-throat versions of songs by everyone from Jimmy Reed to Freddie King showcase his slashing guitar and jagged vocals. When he threateningly warns, at the start of ”Little Dab-a-Doo,” ”Don’t move,” you won’t be able to. A-

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