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Stargeezer

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Stargeezer

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Folk

We gave it a B+

This hoary Minneapolis singer-guitarist, who purportedly influenced everyone from Bob Dylan to Bonnie Raitt, skipped stardom on his way to becoming a hero. Returning with Stargeezer, a rootsy album of traditional folk and wry originals, Spider John Koerner shows that four decades of obscurity haven’t diminished his talent for making engaging music out of wholly familiar elements. B+