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A Man Amongst Men

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A Man Amongst Men

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Bo Diddley
Producers:
Atlantic, Code Blue
genre:
Blues, Rock

We gave it a B-

Judging from the sheer gusto of his vocals, rock & roll forefather Bo Diddley — now in his late 60s — still has the spirit; it’s too bad his band pussyfoots around him in A Man Amongst Men. Even with such guests as Rolling Stones Keith Richards and Ron Wood and Texas guitarist Jimmie Vaughan, this amiable blues-based set doesn’t rock hard enough. The man sounds like he’s amongst boys. B-

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