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Stinky Grooves Like their fellow punk-funkers (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Faith No More), San Francisco's Limbomaniacs gleefully meld funk guitar, rubbery horn sections,...Stinky GroovesRock Like their fellow punk-funkers (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Faith No More), San Francisco's Limbomaniacs gleefully meld funk guitar, rubbery horn sections,...1990-11-02
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Stinky Grooves

Genre: Rock; Producer (group): In-Effect; Status: In Season

Like their fellow punk-funkers (Red Hot Chili Peppers, Faith No More), San Francisco’s Limbomaniacs gleefully meld funk guitar, rubbery horn sections, white-boy raps, and electronically sampled voices — often within the same song. Their first album, Stinky Grooves is a noisy, in-your-face delight, from the James Brown salute ”Freestyle” to ”The Toilet’s Flooded,” the most graphic song ever written about plumbing disasters. B+

Originally posted November 2 1990 — 12:00 AM EST

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