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Mistaken Identity

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Mistaken Identity

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Donna Summer
Producers:
Atlantic
genre:
POP

We gave it a B

VERNON REID Mistaken Identity (Sony 550) Vernon Reid, the former Living Colour axman, plays the way Dennis Rodman grabs rebounds — with a single-minded intensity and verve that can leave you both awestruck and glassy-eyed. His insanely intricate fretwork on Mistaken Identity is stunning, and occasional jazz, reggae, and rap inflections enliven his domineering solos. But an hour of hardcore, look-at-me noodling can get boring. B