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Snapper: Shotgun Blossom

David Cavanagh, Select, August 1991

FORGIVE THE PATRONISING TONE if you know this already, but some of the best music of the last ten years has come from New Zealand. A hotbed of melodic know-how. the country has given us at least four wonderful bands in The Chills, The Clean, The Verlaines and Straitjacket Fits.

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