Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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Consumer Guide by Review Date: 1974-04-01


Jim Croce: I Got a Name (ABC, 1973) He was an engaging, rather repetitious minor artist when he was alive, and still is. C+

Barry White: Stone Gon' (20th Century, 1973) White's hustle is to unite Isaac Hayes's power with Al Green's niceness, and in his way, he does. He is as humorless as Hayes, but with none of Hayes's grandeur, which is 90 per cent phony anyway. And he is as mendacious as Green, but with none of Green's sexy charm, which at least keeps its promise for a night or two. It so happens that I love the single--the man puts down powerful tracks--but the single isn't eight minutes long. C-

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