Henry Goldblatt
July 28, 2010 AT 04:00 AM EDT

Spot the Difference

type
Music
Current Status
In Season
genre
Pop

We gave it a B

Squeeze has rerecorded 14 of its hits and is asking fans to Spot the Difference between these note-for-note renderings and the originals. It’s an amusing gimmick — the biggest difference being the voices of Chris Difford and Glenn Tilbrook, which are craggier and raspier than they were 30 years ago. Though this material has been rereleased ad nauseam, Squeeze obsessives will eat it up. For everyone else, it’s a reminder that songs like ”Take Me I’m Yours” have aged surprisingly well. B

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