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Vivacious modernist glam crackers
Luckily the melodies of tracks like ‘Leni’ (about keeping a slave in the cellar) and ‘Nautikal Girl’ (about shagging mermaids) are all vivacious modernist glam crackers, and there’s certainly enough Egyptian ELO and acid Beach Boys weirdness to ‘Science Of Sleep’ and ‘176’ respectively to keep the tower solid. Phew. Your move, The Big Pink.
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