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Hack

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Hack

type:
TV Show
Current Status:
In Season
run date:
09/27/02
performer:
Andre Braugher, David Morse, Matthew Borish, George Dzundza, Donna Murphy
broadcaster:
CBS
genre:
Crime, Drama

We gave it a D+

That old joke about watching the TV commercials and ignoring the shows applies to this New York synth trio’s second album. When Information Society layers sound bites — from TV, radio, records, and the telephone — over hip-hop beats, Hack conveys the chaos of urban streets with a palpable sense of reality. Unfortunately, these exciting moments are surrounded by plodding and badly sung techno-dance songs. D+

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