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The Divine Comedy: Champagne Casanova

Caitlin Moran, Melody Maker, 22 June 1996

THE DIVINE COMEDY are this year's finest purveyors of unlucky-in-love pop — this year's Pulp, in other words. Which makes mainman NEIL HANNON, the new Jarvis, only shorter. He wrote the music for Father Ted, he's the brainy sex geek who calls himself 'Casanova', and he's about to win the next General Election for Labour. Whatever next?

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