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  • Love and Hope and Sex and Dreams [Slash, 1986] B-

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Love and Hope and Sex and Dreams [Slash, 1986]
Leading off, "She's a Runaway" is a pleasant shock: he abused her, she shot him. Enough to make you imagine they embrace postroots to advance if not subvert it. Whereupon they get down catchy wimmin songs that could have been written and forgotten twenty years ago, though "Misery" is recommended to George Strait. B-