They want to be as good at writing hit songs as Abba. Yeah, they like Joy Division and all that, but not half as much as they like Dusty, disco, and Del Shannon. The aim was to form a fantasy group: Nico, Nancy Sinatra, Diana Dors, Barbara Windsor. Sexy and literate, flippant and heartbreaking all at once. This is the next chapter of Sheffield's idiosyncratic musical heritage: the suburban disco fantasies of The Human League, the opulent ridiculousness of ABC, the seedy glamour of Pulp.
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