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The Slits, Don Cherry & Happy House, Prince Hammer & Creation Rebel: New Theatre, Oxford

Ian Penman, New Musical Express, 29 September 1979

THE LAST time I talked about the Slits was centred around a disorientating weekend in Liverpool at the beginning of this year — a shaky (if well stirred) reflection upon the extent to which live music derived meaning from its surroundings, from relationships outside the silly, staid audience/performer 'bind.

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