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Grace Jones: The Savoy, New York NY

Ian Penman, New Musical Express, 22 August 1981

THE FANFARE hardly pronounced itself...when out folds a larger-than-our-life toy monkey with a grass skirt on its bandy thighs and a big tin drum, swinging or swaying up to the singing heights of nightclubbing.

Total word count of piece: 977


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