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Leon Redbone

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Leon Redbone: On The Track

Review by Tom Nolan, Rolling Stone, 18 December 1975

LEON REDBONE, according to the record jacket of his first album, is not to be confused or associated with the Epic recording artists Redbone. Hardly. ...

Geoff Muldaur: Geoff Muldaur Is Having A Wonderful Time (Reprise); Leon Redbone: On The Track (Warner Bros)

Review by Michael Watts, Melody Maker, 3 January 1976

THE LINK between these two artists is by no means absolute, but the somewhat eccentric tastes of each have produced intriguing and offbeat albums. ...

Leon Redbone: Ragtime Cowboy

Interview by Chris Charlesworth, Melody Maker, 7 February 1976

AS AGATHA CHRISTIE discovered to her considerable advantage, everybody loves a mystery. The subject of this mystery is Leon Redbone, a musician whom we can ...

Leon Redbone

Book Excerpt by Phil Hardy, Dave Laing, The Faber Companion to 20th Century Popular Music, 2001

b. 1941 Toronto, Canada ...

Leon Redbone: The Cult of Redbone

Report and Interview by Nicholas Jennings, Maclean's, 5 November 2001

FOR MORE THAN 25 years, Leon Redbone has been conjuring up the past with his Roaring Twenties show tunes and turn-of-the-century minstrel ditties. Wearing his ...


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