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Cold Crush Brothers: Troopers (B-Boy/Westside LP/Cassette/CD)

Jack Barron, New Musical Express, 17 December 1988

SQUASHED OFF in the opposite direction are the Brothers. While hip hop in general is surfing on a newfound musical sophistication, with crews like The 7A3 and Stetsasonic moving towards the momentum that real instruments can bring, Kay Gee The All and DJ Tony Crush brush down the proverbial weals of steal one more time for a workout so minimal and flattened the wheels in question could be a steamroller's.

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