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Shonen Knife / Pop Tune
Album:Pop Tune Collection:General
Artist:Shonen Knife Added:09/2012
Label:Tomato Head Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2012-09-28 Pull Date:2012-11-30 
Week Ending:2 Dec25 Nov11 Nov4 Nov21 Oct14 Oct7 Oct30 Sep
Airplays:12222331

Recent Airplay
1.Tue, 07 Mar 17:a.b. en masse
satin fever
4.Tue, 27 Nov 12:Mister Esquire
Meow
2.Wed, 02 Jan 13:Mister Esquire
Meow After Midnight: The Best Of 2012
5.Sat, 24 Nov 12:Rex
The Base of A Dream is Empty
3.Sat, 01 Dec 12:Sadie O.
New World Disorder
6.Thu, 22 Nov 12:Sadie O.
New World Disorder

Album Review
Mister Esquire
Reviewed 2012-09-23 
As Reviewed By Mister Esquire.

girly garage punk pop/hello kitty-core.
osaka, japan's legendary shonen knife is still at it (this is their 18th album!), and the formula hasn't changed. imagine the ramones if they were japanese, female, and worked in offices. and collected hello kitty stuff.

MR. ESQ. SEZ: MEOW MEOW MEOW MEOW MEOW.
FCC CLEAN.
RIYL: ramones, dum dum girls, best coast, runaways, suzi quatro, redd kross, cheap trick, et al.
PLAY THESE TRACKS: ANY/ALL/PUT ON RANDOM/THAT MEOW WORTHY.


1. PURR-FECT: driving,quatro/runaways pop, minus the metal.
2. sweet pop start, kicks into shambolic, fast ramones pop.
3. brit punk gits. cheesy and very japanese. (played for japanese kids after eating bowls of sugary breakfast cereal: helps them build toyatas!)
4. slower, jaunty. funny.
5. also slow, but kinda psych pop.
6. still 60's pysch pop.
7. monkees pop.
8. PURR-FECT II: rockin'&bashin' fast pop. kills.
9. slow, maudlin. sung by ritsuko (the bassist.) total cheese.
10. redd kross sounding. mid fast cheese.

Track Listing
1.Welocome To The Rock Club 6.Psychedelic Life
2.Pop Tune 7.Mr. D
3.Osaka Rock City 8.Ghost Train
4.All You Can Eat 9.Sunshine
5.Paper Clip 10.Move On