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Music Review: 'Anonymous Botch'

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Anonymous Botch

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Chris Mars
Producers:
Bar/None
genre:
Indie Rock

We gave it an A

On his fourth solo outing Anonymous Botch, the former Replacements drummer-turned-homespun singer-songwriter/one-man Chris Mars band augments his humble pop-rock tunes and dark lyrical insights with unexpectedly ambitious arrangements. The expanded musical settings provide an oddly effective counterpoint to Mars’ appealingly gawky voice and slyly evocative melodies, helping to make this his most rewarding effort yet. A

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