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A Freeezing Spell

Paul Sexton, Record Mirror, 7 March 1981

ONCE YOU'VE licked the label, it's pretty hard to peel it off. It was Freeez themselves who called their music "new wave jazz funk". Now they can cock one snook apiece at the people who's rushed off with preconceived ideas about that term, just by waving this week's charts under their noses. They show that, as the "newer" soul scene in London continues to broaden, Freeez are floating confidently at the deep end.

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