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Time Flies: The Best of Huey Lewis & the News

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Time Flies: The Best of Huey Lewis & The News

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Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Reissues

We gave it a C

HUEY LEWIS & THE NEWS Time Flies: The Best of Huey Lewis & the News (Elektra) These ’80s chart-toppers have proved surprisingly influential — there’s more than a bit of the News’ sound in ’90s bar bands made good like Hootie & the Blowfish and Dave Matthews. Still, time has not been kind to Lewis’ perky pop, whose ”Heart of Rock & Roll” beats to a tinny drum-machine thump. But if you need to return to the era of skinny ties, there’s nothing better than this. C-

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