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Bob Proehl

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Sunday, March 29 2009

Time for a Repress: ‘The Gilded Palace of Sin’

For people lucky enough to stumble upon the Flying Burrito Brothers, they made country cool. The music's simplicity and emotive directness, often derided and mocked by hipsters, could now be valid, vital and mean something to a modern audience.


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Tuesday, March 31 2009

Flying Burrito Brothers The Gilded Palace of Sin by Bob Proehl

Proehl refuses to worship at the altar of Saint Gram, acknowledging the myriad flaws of its creator alongside the brilliance of the music.


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