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Milburn - Showroom

Reviewed by Andreas on 20th September 2005

'Showroom', Milburn's debut single (release date 26th september)
is a slightly memorable number. It's got rumbling bass lines and
everything. Yet, as I listen to this promo's second song 'Storm in a teacup' I can't even remember 'Showroom'.

'Storm in a teacup' is a bit Clash, a bit Stranglers and thoroughly lovely. The vocals, guitars and drums are expertly mixed and even the ska-ish rythms are cool. Screw the a-side, I want more of the b-side thing!

This song alone has made me want to go see Milburn when they play with The Artic Monkeys and The Subways across the nation this autumn.

Rating: 8/10
Website: milburnmusic.com

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