By Steven Mirkin
Updated September 27, 1996 at 04:00 AM EDT

Open Up Your Eyes

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If Pearl Jam and Soundgarden aspire to be their generation’s Led Zeppelin, Tonic wants to be Bad Company. Like Bad Company, Tonic are shamelessly derivative but have a finely tuned sense of drama. ”Open Up Your Eyes” is a magisterial mid-tempo ballad braced by a swirling descending chorus and pounding drums that would have sounded at home on AM radio, circa 1973. C+

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Open Up Your Eyes

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