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Tag: Roots Rock

The Rave-Ups: Town + Country (Omnivore Recordings)

The Rave-Ups was an LA-based College Rock band who had a roots-rock heart and a flirtation with mainstream success via an appearance in John Hughes’ classic Sixteen Candles. Their debut album is fine, albeit one with a slight identity problem.

Scruffy The Cat: Time Never Forgets: The Anthology (’86-88) (Sony Legacy)/The Good Goodbye (Omnivore)

Less than a year after the death of frontman Charlie Chesterman, Scruffy The Cat’s discography is back in print, with an extra compilation of unreleased material to boot.