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Salt peter

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Salt Peter

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
Producers:
Creation, Work
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B

Ruby’s bid to integrate potentially conflicting elements — the wailing, guitar-driven noise crunch of PJ Harvey and laid-back trip-hop beats reminiscent of Tricky, to name just a couple — almost results in a satisfying debut in Salt peter. But the abstract, directionless angst of the lyrics often ends up tipping the scale toward the forced and adolescent. B

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