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Mantronix: Heaven, London

Simon Witter, New Musical Express, 1986

WE WENT to Heaven, and it looked like the Bronx. Wall-to-wall black B-boys, hoods, whistles, and two unprettified lads doing their thing against a tinsel-rain backdrop of inscrutably bad taste. It could have been any uptown youth centre.

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