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Clark Datchler: The Jazz Singer

David Burke, Classic Pop, December 2018

"I SHOULD HAVE been more patient, but I just wanted to get on with the next thing," is how an older, wiser Clark Datchler reflects on the wrong-headedness of his decision to quit Johnny Hates Jazz 30 years ago.

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