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The Warp and Woof of the Weavers' Decade

Richard Cromelin, Los Angeles Times, 24 June 1982

THE QUARTET came out of nowhere early in the decade and turned popular music around, taking over the Top 10 with a fresh sound that seemed especially raw and vital next to the conservative music that had dominated the hit parade.

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