Robert Christgau: Dean of American Rock Critics

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  • Bigger, Better, Faster, More! [Interscope, 1992] C

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Bigger, Better, Faster, More! [Interscope, 1992]
Except maybe for a few pie-eyed corner-cutters over in marketing, nobody born before Never Mind the Bollocks thinks Linda Perry is "alternative." It was to avoid music that might distract from her big vague voice--referents: people she never heard of like Lydia Pense and people you wish she never heard of like Ann Wilson--that she axed her female guitarist for a male hotshot once her male producer took her aside. Janis is dead, unfortunately. Also unfortunately, her vision of meaningful rebellion lives on. C