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The Mothers of Invention: Burnt Weeny Sandwich (Reprise)

Chris Welch, Melody Maker, 21 March 1970

IT WAS ONE of the great tragedies of modern music when the Mothers broke up last year, but they leave behind memories of success and failure, jests and genius. They also leave a remarkable album.

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