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Review: Wainwright sings of folks, dog, living

Mixes humor, aging, sorrow at Egg performance

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Loudon Wainwright III dove headfirst into his family history during his performance in The Egg’s Swyer Theatre Friday night, turning in a performance that hit on both the contemplative and the uproariously funny. Of course, this is par the course for Wainwright, whose songs over the years have been both deeply personal and absurdly humorous, often at the same time. But the folk singer’s latest album, “Older Than My Old Man Now,” suggests that he’s ...

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