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New Wave

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New Wave

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Caroline
genre:
Rock

We gave it an A-

An appealingly brainy mix of the Go-Betweens and T. Rex, New Wave drips with the same sissyboy-gone-bad irony the Kinks’ Ray Davies perfected 25 years ago. But now it’s the ’90s, babe: When head Auteur Luke Haines campily writes about marrying a ”show girl,” he takes her bowling, gets her high, and ends the song with an old Kraftwerk riff. A-