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Naive, Yet Revolutionary: Ray Davies On 50 Years Of The Kinks

"I think if I had been an accomplished songwriter I wouldn't have written 'You Really Got Me,' " Davies tells Fresh Air's Terry Gross.

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Ray Davies On World Cafe

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The British rock legend visits the WXPN studio to discuss his new memoir, Americana: The Kinks, The Riff, The Road: The Story.

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Music Articles

Ray Davies: That's What Friends Are For

The legendary Kinks singer teams with Bruce Springsteen, Lucinda Williams, Metallica and others on the new See My Friends.

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