Music Review: 'Over the Top' | EW.com

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Over the Top Fronted by massive Leslie West, Mountain was, in more ways than one, the heaviest of the '70s biker-boogie bands. ''Mississippi Queen'' was their ...Over the TopReissues Fronted by massive Leslie West, Mountain was, in more ways than one, the heaviest of the '70s biker-boogie bands. ''Mississippi Queen'' was their ...1995-05-12
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Over the Top

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Fronted by massive Leslie West, Mountain was, in more ways than one, the heaviest of the ’70s biker-boogie bands. ”Mississippi Queen” was their only perfect moment, but they could be funky, even graceful. Unfortunately, this best-of collection — which includes a song about whales — is overkill: 34 helpings of plodding guitar is more blubber than most people can eat. B-

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