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Now It Can Be Told: Devo at the Palace 12/9/88

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Now It Can Be Told: Devo at the Palace 12/9/88

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Devo
genre:
Reissues, Rock

We gave it an A

Devo was one of the few ’80s pop bands that didn’t suck, because it made music with chutzpah. Now It Can Be Told: Devo at the Palace 12/9/88, a slickly produced live album, captures the group’s quirky blend of punk attitude, new-wave robotics, and oddball humor, especially in drum-tight versions of MTV favorites ”Whip It” and ”Satisfaction.” It’s shtick, but it works.

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