Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • Intuition [Chrysalis, 1981] A-

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Intuition [Chrysalis, 1981]
The funk of these two black Brits is so light you could mistake it for 3-in-One oil at thirty yards and Pablo Cruise at fifteen. Well, don't. They're sly devils from the doorslam drums of "Throw Away the Key" to the slick antiliberal militance of "Don't Get in My Way," and that's only side two. On side one they make clear that they've thought more about love than Pablo Cruise, who wouldn't know what to do with a steel drum if they got shipped home in one. A-