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The circus is coming to town

By James Reed
Globe staff / January 27, 2005

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To discuss the Philadelphia band Man Man, let's get all the tired comparisons out of the way immediately. There's Tom Waits, Captain Beefheart, Frank Zappa, and Screamin' Jay Hawkins -- mind you, they're all viable comparisons and certainly influences. Then there are a few phony references that Man Man's singer, Ryan Kattner (a.k.a. Honus Honus), likes to invent, such as ... (Full article: 518 words)

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