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Half Japanese: Greatest Hits

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Half Japanese: Greatest Hits

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Safe House
genre:
Reissues, Rock

We gave it an A-

Combine 110 percent inspiration with -10 percent talent and you’ve got Half Japanese’s squeaky-voiced cofounder-leader Jad Fair. In this 18-year, 68-song retrospective, the guitarist-along with a guest lineup that includes saxist John Zorn and Velvet Underground drummer Maureen Tucker-explores his twin obsessions: puppy love and monster flicks. Somewhat rough on the ears, but undeniably easy on the heart.