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M/A/R/R/S: Ain't Nothing But A Hip-House Party

Robin Gibson, Sounds, 19 September 1987

What happens when two cult acts on 4AD — AR KANE and COLOURBOX — meet on the dancefloor of the recording studio? They create M/A/R/R/S and a surprise hit single, 'Pump Up The Volume'. ROBIN GIBSON asks them why they're not happy together...

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