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The Happy Club

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The Happy Club

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Bob Geldof
Producers:
Polydor
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B+

With his monumental Live Aid achievements now receding into history alongside his punk days in the Boomtown Rats, Bob Geldof has found himself a handsome, comfortable-sounding niche somewhere between Van Morrison and Bob Dylan. Geldof’s third (and best) solo album The Happy Club, an inventive blend of Irish folk and modern pop, offers politics, religion, tender memories, and playful fun — engaging intelligence with loads of heart. B+

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