On Echobelly: On (550 Music/Epic) Echobelly prove themselves to be the best British guitar pop export since Elastica. Imagine a band with the melodic acuity of… On Echobelly: On (550 Music/Epic) Echobelly prove themselves to be the best British guitar pop export since Elastica. Imagine a band with the melodic acuity of… Echobelly
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Echobelly: On (550 Music/Epic) Echobelly prove themselves to be the best British guitar pop export since Elastica. Imagine a band with the melodic acuity of the Smiths fronted by a female kickboxing enthusiast with the voice of an angel. ''I want to do great things/I don't want to compromise,'' sings Sonya Aurora Madan on ''Great Things.'' On this corker of an album, she achieves both. A

Originally posted Nov 03, 1995 Published in issue #299 Nov 03, 1995 Order article reprints
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