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The Smithereens artist page: interviews, features and/or performances archived at NPR Music
July 1, 2011 The time-tested pop-rock band has just returned with Smithereens 2011, an album of original songs.
December 21, 2007 Hear the venerable pop-rock band perform a concert from WXPN and World Cafe Live in Philadelphia.
March 16, 2007 The band combines the sounds of Buddy Holly and The Beatles with shades of metal and prog-rock.
August 27, 2007 On Meet the Smithereens!, the band covers Meet the Beatles in its entirety.
April 11, 2011 Rock critic Ken Tucker says the band's new album is fresh, joyous and occasionally obsessive.
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