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Troublegum

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Wrapping its songs of paranoia, misanthropy, and alienation in a hook-laden, streamlined punk-metal package, Therapy? stands poised at the brink of greatness — or at least crossover success. Underground-rock purists may carp that this Irish trio’s Big-Black-meets-the-Ramones shtick is contrived, but no one would deny Troublegum (A&M)‘s wonderfully subversive popcraft. B