Rufus Wainwright - Rufus Wainwright

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Album Review

Release date: 19 May 1998

Rufus Wainwright - Rufus Wainwright

Rufus Wainwright

It always spoils our delicately manufactured stereotypes when a famous musician's offspring turns out to possess a modicum of talent themselves....

IT ALWAYS SPOILS OUR DELICATELY manufactured stereotypes when a famous musician's offspring turns out to possess a modicum of talent themselves. Yet another hapless Lennon is much easier to assimilate and dismiss than a truly gifted Buckley; those born with a silver plectrum in their tiny privileged fists are such fun to sneer at. Rufus Wainwright is one of those contrary bastards...

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  • Jul 12, 1998

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