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Produced by Jasper Murison-Bowie
Pieces discussed: Emmylou Harris, The Teardrop Explodes, Earl Palmer, Dave Bartholomew and Alvin "Red" Tyler audio, Jeannie C. Riley, Joni Mitchell @ Isle of Wight Festival, Funkadelic banned from the Lyceum, The Cramps, John Fogerty vs. Saul Zaentz/Fantasy, Talk Talk, Britney Spears