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Gryphon: The 13th Century Slade

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 4 August 1973

"EARLY ENGLISH music? Gah – give us Slade and T. Rex!" Thus one can imagine the reactions of lads and maidens today as they dance, somewhat drugged around ye village discotheque.

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