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Groove Armada – Paper Romance

In brief: Ben from electro-pop newcomers Fenech-Soler shows up to front the latest taster from Groove Armada’s upcoming Black Light album, which on all evidence so far looks to be their best work yet. It kicks off sounding very much (maybe too much?) like a Cut Copy track, but the spangly chorus soon has you forgetting such comparisons. Lovely stuff.
See also: Last year’s excellent I Won’t Kneel and Shameless, featuring Brian Ferry, available for free download here.

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Top 50 Singles 2009 (40-31)

Welcome to Part 2! If you missed Part 1 – you can find it here.

Familiar names start cropping up in the top 40, as one would expect, but among the Dizzee Rascal and the Groove Armada, there’s plenty of new stuff, some older new stuff, and maybe the odd thing you haven’t heard. So give it a click below and have a look.

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Groove Armada – I Won’t Kneel


Worlds away from their chart-friendly cheese of yore, this is pretty, glacial synthpop that is here Stevie Nicks, there Grace Jones, and all over pretty damn sweet.

It features the anonymous but pretty handy vocals of SaintSaviour, last seen by your reviewer fronting the RGBs in a swimming costume, playing to a half empty room at a city music festival somewhere or other.

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