Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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N.Y.C. Peech Boys: Life Is Something Special [Island, 1983]
This is virtually an encyclopedia of N.Y.C. dance music--no microchips anywhere carry so much verve, sex, or grit. Only in N.Y.C., however, do people dance a whole lot to encyclopedias, and I fear that if "Don't Make Me Wait" didn't convert the great out-there then the rest of this is doomed to a life of obscurity. B+