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Greatest Hits

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Greatest Hits

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Shania Twain
Producers:
Mercury Nashville
genre:
Country

We gave it a B-

The ”legendary” Marvin Pontiac is really Lounge Lizards frontman John Lurie, who’s gone incognito for Greatest Hits, a gimmicky solo album of self-consciously weird semi-songs. Pontiac is supposedly a mental patient savant, but most of these arty blues tunes are too considered and careful to approach the real-life musical eccentrics — like Skip Spence or Captain Beefheart — whom he seems to be trying to emulate. B-

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