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Just Give Me a Reason
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Jaded (Live at the Tin Angel, Philadelphia, 1997)
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Monkey
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You Keep On Looking Back (Live at the Tin Angel, Philadelphia, 1997)
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Thought Of You (Live at Bogart's, Cincinnati, OH, 1996)

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A leading light in the mid-1990s indie rock scene, the Mommyheads were formed in 1987 while Brooklyn-born singer Adam Elk (née Cohen) attended New York City's prestigious High School of Music and Art. The original line-up included the late Jan Kotík on drums and Matt Patrick on bass. The trio released a Wharton Tiers-produced EP, Magumbo Meatpie, on the tiny Sit and Spin label and made a favorable impression on discerning downtown audiences. Within two years, Elk and company rel... Read more

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