Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • Rock 'n' Soul [Epic, 1978] E

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Rock 'n' Soul [Epic, 1978]
At last, a record designed to end those party-pooping disputes over whether to dance to disco or the Stones. Yes, record-buyers, Michael Zager has discofied six Stones classics, and I beg him to check with Santa Esmeralda (or hire the Hollyridge Strings) before trying anything like it again. Advice to partygivers: settle those arguments with the "Miss You" disco disc. Personal to Ralph Abernathy: Boycott "Brown Sugar." E