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5.0 out of 5 stars Bateman seal of approval., 25 Mar 2011
This review is from: Fore! (MP3 Download)
Their early work was a little too new wave for my tastes, but when Sports came out in '83, I think they really came into their own, commercially and artistically. The whole album has a clear, crisp sound, and a new sheen of consummate professionalism that really gives the songs a big boost. He's been compared to Elvis Costello, but I think Huey has a far much more bitter, cynical sense of humor. In '87, Huey released this, Fore, their most accomplished album. I think their undisputed masterpiece is "Hip to be Square", a song so catchy, most people probably don't listen to the lyrics. But they should, because it's not just about the pleasures of conformity, and the importance of trends, it's also a personal statement about the band itself.
Patrick Bateman approves.
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Initial post: 7 Nov 2011 22:57:11 GMT
Mr. J. Ford says:
Hueys to black sounding for me.
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