The Slits
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Reviews // 4 Articles
//Columns

On Discovering the In-your-face Glory of the Slits' Album, 'Cut'
20 Sep 2017 // 10:00 PM

The iconic cover plus hybrid punky-reggae establishes the Slits' Cut as a significant variation on the British late '70s DIY ethos.

//Reviews

The Slits: Return of the Giant Slits
19 Sep 2017 // 3:04 AM

The post-punk pioneers' second album gets a reissue/remaster, but its anarchy and tumult still sounds one step too beyond (just as it did in 1981).

The Slits: Trapped Animal
4 Mar 2010 // 4:00 PM

The expected socially conscious themes are supported by more polished punk-reggae styles and vocals, as well as newer dubiously successful electronic experiments, but are plagued by clumsily wrought lyrics.

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//Blogs

"No Dollars in Duende": On Making Uncompromising, Spirited Music

// Sound Affects

"On the elusive yet clearly existential sadness that adds layers and textures to music.

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