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Billy Bragg: Life's a Riot With Spy vs. Spy (CD Presents)

RJ Smith, Spin, September 1985

IT'S ABOUT time to write a deconstructionist regulation sheet to be posted in the halls of rockcritdom. I mean, surely it is so when a writer can actually say, "Madonna is about semiotics." (Somewhere in a hotel fast by a movie set, Madonna lifts her head and says, "Finally, somebody understands me!")

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