Most people have only heard Blues Traveler's first two singles, "Run Around" and "Hook." These two songs are excellent, but they are not even the best songs on "Four." Blues Traveler mixes Grateful Dead-type lyrics with the melody of Bob Dylan. My favorite song, "Crash Burn," mixes hard rock with John Popper's screeching harmonica and Bob Sheehan's amazing talent on the bass. When you mix in the rhythm of drummer Brendan Hill and ability of guitarist Chan Kinchla, you have an unbeatable combination of rhythm and rhyme. I would recommend "Four" to anyone
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