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Night of the Iggy

Michael Watts, Melody Maker, 12 February 1972

WHO IS IT who smashes a microphone in his teeth, tears flesh from his bare chest, leaps into the audience busting bones in all directions, and then drools 'Shadow Of Your Smile' while blood seeps from his battered mouth.

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