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Hard-Fi : Hard To Beat
A great deal better than the fucking Clash. Official!
Hard-Fi clearly love Fabolous as much as AC/DC, they’re clearly as close to The Streets as they are to the streets. ‘Hard To Beat’ is a love story, full of male braggadocio and wonder at the city that’s unfurling around them. Richard Archer’s tale of being wide-eyed, legless and out on the pull is the oldest story ever told, but he makes it feel as box-fresh as his Adidas. Hard to beat? Nah, mate, impossible…
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