“ hasn’t rein­vented the wheel, but it has pushed it in a dif­fer­ent di­rec­tion

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stance. Yet even those shenani­gans can get a lit­tle stale af­ter 40-odd years of play­ing Mama Roux ev­ery time you hit the stage (though his post-ka­t­rina al­bum City that Care For­got bucked that trend), which is where Auer­bach and Locked Down come in.

Like many vin­tage acts be­fore him, Reben­nack has ben­e­fited hugely al­ready from the col­lab­o­ra­tion. Locked Down hasn’t rein­vented the wheel, but it has pushed it in a dif­fer­ent di­rec­tion, which gives Reben­nack new mo­men­tum and, per­haps, a new au­di­ence too.

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