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Music Review: 'Over the Top'

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Over the Top

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Tim Curry
genre:
Comedy

We gave it a B-

Fronted by massive Leslie West, Mountain was, in more ways than one, the heaviest of the ’70s biker-boogie bands. ”Mississippi Queen” was their only perfect moment, but they could be funky, even graceful. Unfortunately, this best-of collection — which includes a song about whales — is overkill: 34 helpings of plodding guitar is more blubber than most people can eat. B-