This Chicago band, formed in 1988, is a nice combination of Celtic rock, progressive rock, and deadhead music. It is really a very unique mixture of sounds ranging from folky tones in the style of Bob Dylan to textures like Phish and the Dead and music like Pink Floyd. The highlight of the disc is a 22-plus-minute magnum opus called "The Bag." This piece in and of itself includes such wide influences as Jimi Hendrix, Celtic sounds, Pink Floyd, '70s progressive rock, and psychedelia. The personnel on this 1995 album are Paul Bradley, Sean Cleland, David Callahan, and Mike Kirkpatrick, with several backing musicians.
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AllMusic Review by Gary Hill