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Chrissie Hynde Reinterprets Mingus on Jazzy New Album

The Pretenders' singer covers Sinatra, the Beach Boys, and more on Valve Bone Woe, out Sept. 6

The Pretenders’ Chrissie Hynde has trimmed Charles Mingus’ 23-minute long “Meditation on a Pair Of Wire Cutters” down to a tight, hypnotic three-minute track, releasing the song ahead of an upcoming album of jazz-infused covers.

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