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Music Review: 'Live From Mars'

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Live From Mars

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Ben Harper
Producers:
Virgin
genre:
Rock, Folk

We gave it a B

Live From Mars is an underwhelming return by former Byrds leader Roger McGunn, who shares favorite tunes and autobiographical anecdotes plus a pair of forgettable new studio tracks recorded with members of the Jayhawks. While Live From Mars offers an enjoyable if not particularly revelatory stroll down memory lane, the recent series of Sony Legacy Byrds re-issues makes a far stronger case for McGuinn as one of ’60s rock’s most adventurous innovators and distinctive stylists. B

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