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Rising

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Rising

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Yoko Ono
genre:
Experimental

We gave it an A-

Yoko Ono/IMA Rising (Capitol) Just when you thought the term alternative had lost its sting, Ono returns with a bracingly fresh set of songs and sounds. Still the unpredictable minimalist, she places clipped poetics and controlled outbursts over punchy, well-laid tracks by a band that includes her son Sean. Alterna-rock meets performance art and elegant venting. A-