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Flesh – Sick Electricity (Creeping Bent)

4 stars
The brainchild of producer Stephen Lironi and label boss Douglas
MacIntyre, Flesh is based around the ice-cool voice of Sharon Martin
and aspires to an electro-squealch dancefloor melange of Chic styled
gloss and avant-disco diva Cristina, who this debut homages alongside
Edith Piaf and other pop art icons. In truth, it's disco dolly 1980s
New Pop bounce is even more gloriously mainstream, to the extent that
if Girls Aloud ever deign to release another single, the gossamer
twinkles of pounding shop-soiled survivors anthem 'Dial F For Fake'
should probably be it.

The List, April 2011

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