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Prefab Sprout: Sprout's honour

Graham K. Smith, Record Mirror, 3 March 1984

IN THE beginning, I wasn't convinced. With a name like that they just had to be jokers, or terminally dour, or both, and cursory (I stress cursory) snatches of the first two singles did nothing to prompt any further investigation.

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