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Review: Jeffreys shares wisdom of words with full house at Linda

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Only Garland Jeffreys can sing about Coney Island as dark and broken, as he does in “Coney Island Winter.” In “Any Rain,” he sang of “black rain, red rain, any rain, anything to ease the pain.” For all his grit and cynicism, Jeffreys inspired a packed house at The Linda on Friday night with Brooklynese street poetry — sometimes he even recited a verse or two of lyrics before singing the song. “Too white to ...

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