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Happy Mondays: ...Yes Please!

Max Bell, Vox, October 1992

HAPPY MONDAYS' fourth album arrives in a cloud. The nest of vipers stirred by Shaun Ryder's interview with the NME last year is one factor mitigating against it, tap-room politics making for salacious but painful reading. To have gone from the height of hip to the rim of revulsion took some doing.

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