Hey Bob Christgau!

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ilm bob-lovers take it to the streets

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bill sackter, Saturday, 2 September 2006 03:11 (fifteen years ago) link

five months pass...
Lily Allen
"Alright, Still"
(Capitol)

In a no-frills voice that carries a tune as easily as a schoolkid carries a backpack, the 21-year-old daughter of performing arts professionals plays a girl sticking up for herself, creating an illusion of the ordinary that seems as simple and inevitable as punk without punk shock and/or rage. Just to help out, her well-attuned producers pretend that ska was a basic pop component in an era not yet lost. Only two songs ring false: the one about her ex's penis because everybody lies about that, and the one about keeping it real because all the 21-year-olds sing that tune -- and because she isn't real, really.

Grade: A minus

bill sackter (bill sackter), Sunday, 11 February 2007 18:05 (fourteen years ago) link

bill sackter, much luv 2 u

Confounded (Confounded), Sunday, 11 February 2007 19:34 (fourteen years ago) link

bill sackter who r u

Confounded (Confounded), Sunday, 11 February 2007 19:34 (fourteen years ago) link

please send guess papers for bill sackter

bill sackter (bill sackter), Sunday, 11 February 2007 20:47 (fourteen years ago) link

exactly

Confounded (Confounded), Monday, 12 February 2007 04:06 (fourteen years ago) link


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