Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • Motorcade of Generosity [Capricorn, 1994] *
  • Fashion Nugget [Capricorn, 1996] **
  • Prolonging the Magic [Capricorn, 1998] Neither

Consumer Guide Reviews:

Motorcade of Generosity [Capricorn, 1994]
unambiguity from the near side of cool ("Rock'N'Roll Lifestyle," "Jesus Wrote a Blank Check") *

Fashion Nugget [Capricorn, 1996]
the ridiculous pathos of everyday life ("I Will Survive," "Frank Sinatra") **

Prolonging the Magic [Capricorn, 1998] Neither