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NYC "super rock" heroes the Fleshtones approach 50 years together with a raucous new album

By Dan Nailen

Such is the weird state of the music business that the Fleshtones' new album, Face of the Screaming Werewolf, debuted in the Top 10 of Billboard's "Alternative New Artist Albums Chart" well before the record was widely released last week, and a mere 45 years after the band's first public gig. The Fleshtones are definitely not "new," and if "alternative" means rock music designed for fans with no fear of hitting the dance floor, then sure, call them alternative...

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