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Muscle Shoals

Even if the Muscle Shoals sound isn't on your iPod, you'll like seeing where it came from —Marty Mapes (review...)

Etta sings in Muscle Shoals

" Can you bring me a very heavy stone? A kind of lumpy squarish one. "
— Andy Goldsworthy, Rivers and Tides: Andy Goldsworthy Working with Time

MRQE Top Critic

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Marty Mapes