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The Wallflowers

As part of the mid-'90s revival of roots-rock, the Wallflowers held a special connexion to one of the original inspirations: vocalist/songwriter/guitarist Jakob Dylan. Though he's the son of a legend, Jakob's similarities to his father are occasional -- in fact, the Wallflowers are more influenced by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers than original '60s folk-rock, though lyrically, Jakob remains a close companion to the original Dylan. [+]