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Debutante

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Debutante

type:
Music
Current Status:
In Season
performer:
Nash Kato

We gave it a C+

Nash Kato’s glossy solo debut, Debutante, retains much of the faux-arena-rock swagger of his former band, Urge Overkill. But the ironic trash-culture stance that seemed subversive during UO’s prime feels smug on Kato’s sleek new tunes and underlines the lack of emotional engagement. The exception is the organically soulful, uncharacteristically heartfelt ”Black Satin Jacket.” C+