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  • Bop Girl [Warner Bros. EP, 1984] B+

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Bop Girl [Warner Bros. EP, 1984]
Not related to Mari, though she does camp up her femininity, or Cindy, though this dinky-looking Australian mini wouldn't exist if the B-52's hadn't made trash-pop a joke worth hearing again. Presumably related to coproducer/cowriter Ross. I could go on (the name Ricky Fataar ring any bells?), but this kind of ephemera only endures when it's given the chance to sneak up on you. B+