Amen to all of this. They perpetrated more than their share of musical cheese along the way, but when they got it right, they were brilliant. Their musicianship — both as vocalists and instrumentalists — is sorely underrated. (Most bar bands couldn’t pull off an H&O cover if they wanted to.) In addition to his incredible voice, Hall displays serious chops on keys. Their sidemen were no slouches either (GE Smith).

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