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T. Rex: The Unobtainable T.Rex

Danny Baker, New Musical Express, 20 September 1980

AND SO, it appears, we are on the brink of a new T.Rex faith. Well, as one who defended the Bolanian right at school in the face of insurmountable pretentions by fools yearning for a more mature music (ie King Crimson, Led Zeppelin, ELP), I wish the wagon would stop rolling right now.

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