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Pony Rouge Review

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From Bob Mersereau's Top 100 Canadian Singles

MUSIC REVIEW OF THE DAY: PONY ROUGE - EAR CANDY GOODNESS

Here's the word: I've always been a lyrics guy, and much of my musical enjoyment over the years has been the turn of phrase, the internal rhyme, the mixture of musical and verbal mood. Because of that, it took me a long time to get to appreciate the instrumental side. Now, don't get me wrong, I certainly love a good tune too, and yes, recognize and love the masters, from Hendrix to Satchmo. But if push came to shove, I wanted to hear a singer too, hopefully one telling me something important. 

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