Marvel Comics used to have this comic called 'What If...', you know 'What If Spiderman joined the Fantastic Four' 'What If Captain America had lived through World War 2 instead of getting frozen', that kind of thing. Connection? Oh yes, obviously. The question is 'What If Mumford & Sons were actually any good?" The answer is Police Dog Hogan. Proper folk but folk with a smile and a beat and a heart. None of the 'hey nonny bonny' cliches here. Fiddles and acoustics and - despite its obvious Englishness - an Americana heart. The pace of the Mumfords but none of the smarmy self regard.
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