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  • The Fad Gadget Singles [Sire, 1987] C+

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The Fad Gadget Singles [Sire, 1987]
A robot baritone so fascinated with bodily functions he's just lucky his native land has synthesizers and the avant-disco that goes with them--otherwise he'd have to emigrate and start scripting horror comics. Pretty committed for avant-disco, but only the phantom veins and excess scar tissue of "Collapsing New People" will make normals properly queasy. C+