Marshall Crenshaw: Miracle Of Science (Razor & Tie)
Barney Hoskyns, Rolling Stone, September 1996
MARSHALL CRENSHAW occupies a small but special niche in modern American rock: He's a power-pop singer/songwriter. Unfortunately, with one foot in the cultish dBs/Mitch Easter camp and the other in the more mainstream John Hiatt/Freedy Johnston tradition, Crenshaw has been all but ignored by aficionados of both.
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