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David Holmes: Let's Get Killed (Go! Beat/All formats)

Dele Fadele, New Musical Express, 6 September 1997

AS FAR AS career opportunities go, being a top-level DJ in the '90s is on par with being an early-'70s rock star... More money than you can count by hand, more drugs than the human mind can stand, and the God-given right to inflict music on worshipful listeners; the more tedious, the better. Belfast's David Holmes is slightly different, though. He's actually willing to take risks. And he's as political as a Socialist Worker leaflet.

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