Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • Event Horizon [Sire, 1982] C+

Consumer Guide Reviews:

Event Horizon [Sire, 1982]
Why is this the artiest of En Why's numerous art-pop bands? Because in their fascination with plectral interaction they eschew what makes art-pop pop, or rather, "pop"--toons. Inspirational Titles: "Europe," "State of the Art," "AEIOU." C+

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New Wave [1980s]