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Marc Ribot's Rootless Cosmopolitans, Curlew: Queen Elizabeth Hall, London

Damon Wise, Sounds, 28 April 1990

MARC RIBOT'S fretwork was perhaps the most startling feature of the Lounge Lizards. Almost buried beneath the brass-heavy bursts of occasional melody it worked against the 'fake' jazz aesthetic championed by the Luries with a riot of blues-based guitar motifs.

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