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Sweet F.A.

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Sweet F.A.

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
genre:
Rock

We gave it a B-

With 13 full-fledged songs, Love and Rockets’s Sweet F.A. is a big improvement over the easy- listening head music of L and R’s 1994 ”ambient” Hot Trip to Heaven. Although the melancholic overtones serve as a grim reminder that these guys were once three fourths of the wretched goth band Bauhaus, Sweet F.A.‘s Beatlesesque textures and snatches of Jesus and Mary Chain-style guitar racket keep the proceedings from getting overly soporific.