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Steeleye Span: So Who ARE These Limeys Playing Folk Music?

Charles Shaar Murray, New Musical Express, 26 May 1973

IT TAKES approximately 11 hours to fly from London to Los Angeles. You get off the 'plane, and the heat fills your lungs like a clammy hand sliding into a glove, leaving you feeling like you've just gone 58 rounds with Woody Allen.

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