Paradise Discotheque As befits a group that art-film director Wim Wenders chose to feature in his acclaimed Wings of Desire , this transcontinental congress of Australians and… Paradise Discotheque As befits a group that art-film director Wim Wenders chose to feature in his acclaimed Wings of Desire , this transcontinental congress of Australians and… Crime & the City Solution Rock
Music Review

Paradise Discotheque (1990)

EW's GRADE
B-

Details Lead Performance: Crime & the City Solution; Genre: Rock

As befits a group that art-film director Wim Wenders chose to feature in his acclaimed Wings of Desire, this transcontinental congress of Australians and Germans delivers dramatic songs in a moody, cinematic cloud. While arrangements that alternately favor violin, horns, guitar, and electronics vary Crime & the City Solution's sound, Simon Bonney's authoritative singing brings Paradise Discotheque (Crime's fourth album) into sharp focus. B-

Originally posted Nov 02, 1990 Published in issue #38 Nov 02, 1990 Order article reprints
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