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The Bare Bones
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20 TRACKS. 2
CDs. 12 GUEST ARTISTS.
"Hands-down the spiritual event-in-song of
The word, “unique,” is beaten nearly
to death by overuse, but here it applies. There is nothing
in the world like this album. Nothing. The Persuasions,
Brooklyn-grown street singers who became the most important
and powerful a cappella group in American history, interpret
the songs of Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia of the Grateful
Dead. Songs that many, perhaps most, people do not know.
Songs that still are not widely understood to be among the
most profound and beautiful in American music. Here brought
to life by the most soulful voices imaginable. Sheer poetry,
meet sheer melody.
Jerry Lawson, Jimmy Hayes, "Sweet Joe" Russell, Jayotis Washington, Raymond Sanders.
Country Joe McDonald, Mark Karan (Ratdog), Jackie LaBranch and
Gloria Jones (Jerry Garcia Band),
Grateful Dead keyboardist Vince Welnick, Dongming Qiao, James King, Alyn Kelley,
Eric Thompson, Peter Rowan, Pete Grant, Mary Schmary.
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