He still looks genuinely like an updated villain from Oliver, but has now refined if one can use such a word of Dury his early style into a remarkable, distinctively London-orientated blend of cockney music hall, rock, and Bowie-style electronics.
This is mixed, with no nonsense and no frills, with a set of powerful, forthright and honest lyrics that will send self-consciously daring punks scurrying back to the safety of their dole queue cliches. New Boots and Panties!! Stiff SEEZ 4 is not an album to be recommended to all Guardian readers, even if they have braved the Sex Pistols, but it contains some remarkable writing — particularly if you get past the earthy romanticism of the opening and not the best track, Wake Up And Make Love With Me.
I admire him for the way he throws himself full tilt into his emotions, using a backdrop as squalid as the worst of the East End for songs of unashamed Album), admiration or hate. The most Stones-orientated of the new bands are The Boomtown Rats whose first album on Ensign Envy I is derivative, melodic and appealing, with hints of their Irish countrymen Thin Lizzie among the slick R and B riffs.
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