Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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Kiddo

  • Kiddo [A&M, 1983] B-

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Kiddo [A&M, 1983]
Michael Hampton's band--Donnie Sterling's, really--is caught midway between P-Funk, where it's coming from, and Zapp, where it wants to go. P-Funk teaches that more is more only when you can carry that weight. Zapp teaches that when you strip down you'd better go all the way. B-