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John Fogerty: Centerfield

Mitchell Cohen, Creem, April 1985

I have a better title, except Malamud already claimed it: The Natural. John Fogerty's sound could never be pinned down to time or region; spring ‘Who'll Stop The Rain’ or ‘Lodi’ on a panel of musicologists 30, 40 years from now and ask them to place it, and odds are there'll be a lot of baffled head-scratching.

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