Elements of the soul boy sneak through intermittently too
This is big music, people; big in its reach and ambition verging on monstrous in its execution.
typewriters as percussion, ping pong balls, firecrackers fired from his fez, I kid you not here
I think it is, however, important to make some kind of interpretation of the zeitgeist, just not the same as everyone else does!
a pop-operatic piece of disco theatre detailing the life of Imelda Marcos
Overall the album doesn’t deviate from its basic template – ferocious grooves and big beats punctuated with euphoric blasts of noise.
at least she doesn’t warble.
a real breath of fresh air
Southern Comfort and lemonade.
a power pop wolf wrapped up in folk musicians’ clothing