Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • The House on the Hill [Elektra, 1971] C

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The House on the Hill [Elektra, 1971]
You remember how in the old days when they wanted to convey how really far out "rock" was getting they'd say that a musician had "studied at Juilliard"? Always turned out to mean he or she was too dippy to play real rock and roll, but we were young. Well, now we're older, so when it says Howard Werth plays "electric classical guitar" we know what it means. No matter how desperate things get. Right? C