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The Skids: The Absolute Game

Chris Bohn, New Musical Express, 20 September 1980

BUBBLEGUM'S BACK and it sounds wonderful. In contemporary terms the Skids are to The Clash and the post-modernists what Sweet were to Slade and Bowie: opportunistic enthusiasts with a starry-eye on the charts and an ear for crazy combinations. I mean, Sham and Bebop Deluxe?

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