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Brand New Year

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Closing off with Criminally Underrated Artists of the Month: Nothing new from The Persuasions in a while, but they're one of the greatest post-doo-wop-era a cappella bands. The New York street-corner band has probably sold fewer albums than the number of times you've washed the dishes this past year, but the hard-core warblers who cover both Bob Dylan and Frank Zappa tunes are still around. Buy them or risk not going to heaven.

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Dave McElfresh