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STRANGER IN TOWNJoe Nick Patoski meets outlaw icon Willie Nelson in his adopted Austin (Zoo World, 1974)... and Cash Box's Stephen K. Peeples attends Willie's Fourth of July Picnic the following year. PLUS Mick Houghton reviews 1975's sublime Red-Headed Stranger for Let It Rock

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ANGLO FILES — Rhino Records cofounder Harold Bronson (snapped with female friend in the mid-'70s) on the bands that wanted to be America's Beatles. Plus Bronson defends Brit invaders Herman's Hermits (UCLA Daily Bruin, 1972) and meets Marc Bolan in Hollywood's Continental "Riot House" (Phonograph Record, 1972)…

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