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Music Review: 'Safe and Sound: A Benefit in Response to the Brookline Clinic Violence'

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Safe & Sound: A Benefit in Response to the Brookline Clinic Violence

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Various Artists
Producers:
Big Rig, Mercury Records
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B

The 16 songs on the benefit album Safe & Sound: A Benefit in Response to the Brookline Clinic Violence — in versions appearing here for the first time — cover a wide swath of Boston’s alterna-rock scene. Problem is, for every gem from Aimee Mann or Belly, there’s a clunker from Fuzzy or Juliana Hatfield. Still, Safe and Sound‘s heart is in the right place even when its ears aren’t. B

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