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Samson: The Sound of Silent Thunder

Geoff Barton, Sounds, 16 August 1980

Why did Samson's drummer decline to speak to Sounds? Was it because Deaf Barton had mislaid his hearing aid and he was afraid of being misquoted? Or was it something much more sinister? All will be revealed (maybe) in this poetically-tided story...

Total word count of piece: 2091


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