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The Runaways: You Sexy Things!

Harry Doherty, Melody Maker, 16 October 1976

"AW, C'MON, you guys at the front. Sit down and give the rest of the lads a view of the girls..." And that passionate request, my friends, succinctly crystallises the appeal of the Runaways. It's Eric's Place in Liverpool and California's lusty teenage exports have just finished their set and wait to take the encore.

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