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Rolling Stone: A Rape on Campus is ok but a bad Hootie And The Blowfish review will get you fired

by | 7th, April 2015

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What gets you fired from Rolling Stone magazine? A story that wrongly branded a frat house violent gang rapists will not get your fired. But a bad review of Hootie and the Blowfish might.

When Senior Editor  Jim DeRogatis  reviewed the band’s 1996 album Fairweather Johnson , he called it ‘bland’. Lowlights include :

All of the songs overflow with generic jangly guitars that evoke denatured versions of edgier Southern popsters like R.E.M. and the dB’s, whose Peter Holsapple is reduced by the need for health insurance to serving

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