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Brand New Heavies: Mississippi Earning

Paul Moody, New Musical Express, 15 October 1994

Audiences across the Atlantic have taken to THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES like their long lost brother/sister, seduced by the glamour of these sharp-dressed poppy funksters. PAUL MOODY meets them in New Orleans jazz central, swamped by fans and, er, swamps, about to lose a limb to a famished 'gator.

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