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Music Review: 'Hit Somebody! (The Hockey Song)'

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Hit Somebody! (The Hockey Song)

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Warren Zevon

We gave it a B

(Artemis) What Zevon once did for werewolves, he’s now doing for toothless jocks. Cowritten with Tuesdays with Morrie scribe Mitch Albom, the sardonic Rocky-ish ballad of a Canadian hockey goon (”Buddy’s real talent was beating people up/His heart wasn’t in it but the crowd ate it up”) is already a game fave. And how about that power play of David Letterman shouting ”Hit somebody!” B