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That Petrol Emotion, Hugo Largo: Hummingbird, Birmingham

Stuart Maconie, New Musical Express, 1 October 1988

IF CRITICAL plaudits were big bucks then, whilst erstwhile chum Feargal busked for small change at Leicester Square, That Petrol Emotion would be laughing all the way to the bank. But, of course pretty words mean little to 14-year-olds itching to throw money at some new posse of cheekbones.

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