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New Sounding Kinks

Keith Altham, New Musical Express, 24 December 1965

WHEN I SAW Kink Ray Davies last week he was wearing a blue suit, white ankle socks and a weak smile. He was playing a guitar and working out the lyric for a satirical folk song about Ready, Steady, Go! which he then hoped to perform on the Christmas edition, but it never got finished. Maybe next year...

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