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Devo: You Say You Want A De-Evolution

Andrew Mueller, Uncut, August 2010

Well, you know, Devo changed the world. Uncut hears the story of Ohio's plantpot-hatted chroniclers of human absurdity. Or: how five snarky art-rockers consorted with Neil Young, Eno and Blondie, and brought high-concept, ultra-satirical new wave to a confused— but grateful — planet...

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