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OVERRATED: The 'Yacht Rock' renaissance:

Indie rock's ongoing "Taste of the '80s" fixation has taken a kind of amusing turn of late, mining this breezy side of vintage soft rock, including Destroyer's buttery-smooth album "Kaputt" and the lusher moments on Bon Iver's self-titled new record. But now, Michael McDonald (pictured singing...

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