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Your Kisses Are Wasted On Me Single, Maxi


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  • Audio CD (27 Mar 2006)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Format: Single, Maxi
  • Label: Memphis Industries
  • ASIN: B000E8NQFY
  • Other Editions: MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 469,972 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By me on 10 May 2006
Format: Audio CD
the first timei heard the pipettes was on the nme chart showand this songis so catch as is was there previous song 'dirty mind'.

they are kinda like some 1960's girl groupbut sing a sort of cross between 60's and indie music. rather catchy stuff
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5 of 5 people found the following review helpful
fantastic single! 8 May 2006
By M. Lohrke - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
'your kisses are wasted on me' is everything you want in pop song: ridiculously cute vocalists, smart lyrics, crisp production, the backup vocal 'boy,' and the impossibly catchy chorus.

coming in at a succint 2:15, 'your kisses are wasted on me' is a throwback to phil spector's 60s girl groups. it's a brave move on their part, especially given today's market for overly-produced, manufactured pop. however, a great hook is still a great hook and 'your kisses are wasted on me' has hooks ad naseum. it's a fun, rousing, melodic, fists-in-the-air, quasi-feminist anthem with some nicely venemous lyrics ('boy, can't you see we're through? boy, i don't love you, you don't make me smile for awhile). sure, it falls a bit on the side of kitsch, but it's apparent the pipettes love what they do--the ladies embue 'your kisses are wasted on me' with verve, style and fun.

so throw on a mini skirt, some go-go boots, silver eye shadow and dance all night.
2 of 4 people found the following review helpful
second song is a rip 22 Jun 2006
By Boxodreams - Published on Amazon.com
Format: Audio CD
I read about this somewhere and picked up the single. It certainly is infectious and girl-groupie but with harder drums than you might be used to hearing. It's a little choppy and primitive and English, but it's like some of the old girl-group punk back in the early 80's. Voice of the Beehive, anyone? The second cut, "Dirty Mind," however, is a COMPLETE ripoff of the B52s "Roam" riff. you don't get any points for the too obvious.
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