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Keith Richards & The X-Pensive Winos: Live at the Hollywood Palladium, December 15, 1988 (Virgin)

Jon Young, Spin, January 1992

HE SINGS like a dying dolphin and hasn't played a new lick in 20 years, but you'd be a fool not to love Keith Richards. After a celebrated career as the ultimate bad boy, he's eased gracefully into middle age without losing his knack for trashy rock'n'roll.

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