September 23, 1994 at 04:00 AM EDT
We gave it an A

THE LIGHTNING SEEDS JOLLIFICATION (TRAUMA) BRITISH PRODUCER IAN BROUDIE (ALISON MOYET, THE FALL) TAKES ANOTHER FELICITOUS JUNKET TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE SOUND CONSOLE. HIS THIRD RELEASE AS THE LIGHTNING SEEDS IS THE CHARM, A CONTAGIOUS COLLECTION OF INSOUCIANT POP DELIVERED WITH DEFIANTLY WISPY VOCALS. IMAGINE THE PET SHOP BOYS JAMMING WITH SUPERTRAMP. IT’S SHEER CAPRICE, FROM ”LUCKY YOU,” A POSTMODERN PARTRIDGE FAMILY BALLAD, TO THE MUSIC-HALL LARK OF ”FEELING LAZY”-ALL RENDERED WITH BRACING CLARITY AND UNFEIGNED ZEST. A -DH

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