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The Auteurs


Country of origin:

England

Type of music generally:

Power pop

Status:

Most recent album, Luke Haines is Dead (2005)

See also:

The Auteurs site

Recordings include:

  • New Wave (1993)
  • Now I'm a Cowboy (1994)
  • After Murder Park (1996)
  • How I Learned to Love the Bootboys (1999)
  • Das Capital (2003)
  • Luke Haines is Dead (2005)

Now I'm a Cowboy

Comments:

More power pop. Great lyrics supported by excellent melodies and harmonies, nice guitar work, prominent 'cello parts, and good production values as well. A stinging indictment of the class system in England? You make the call. Great in concert as well. The only downer was the video for "Lenny Valentino", which was unwatchable. (relph@presto.ig.com)


Thanks to Chris Montville for work on this entry.

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