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All Eric Carmen ever wanted was to go all the way, to be with you tonight, and to have a massive hit record. His band may not have become the next Beatles, but the Raspberries produced the finest power-pop anthems this side of Cheap Trick. In the words of my awe-struck wife, “They don’t make boy bands like this anymore.” —Michael Little