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there‘s the Kool Cafe Ole. NO holds barred. no peace transcendently sexy songs,

for the wicked. no and nObOdy,S heard Of problem. as they say.

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from Brighton. the United finger on the pUISe cralg Notions Organisation McLean,

bring you six wildly varied club nights. Somethingto

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continues. Tracks that will

ultimately become music for the

; masses.pulse-pumping signature

tunes that crowd the dancefloors.

g emerge from nowhere. Enigmatic.

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film" whcrclhcy g0. stardom on the back of a few

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same reply. Mini“. You Consequent to all this, when we

really have to go. Honest. 35k ‘Who the hell are DOVC?‘ our

MON-Sal during the ignorance can be excused because.

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'llo’l‘HW" know funk all about.

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? dfmcc ClUl“ Presenting last September,‘ is the first bit of

El'grdljfiglcsr‘z)‘;lljs ‘0 a background we need to know. ‘Me‘

The Venue. every Fridav ls Jlm MCKmYen' 2mg he‘s the

during the Festival. ' pl‘i’gmmme’ ' .Dot 15 Dorothy

11p,,,_4a,,,. Alli‘son ,dand she sings a bit. Together

' ' wit stu io man Ian Carmichael they

form Dove; Glasgow-based mellow

everybodvscup Oma‘ movers whose debut Single, Darkest ' Hour, all 1000 copies ofit, is out this

good night out just once in 1 week. In true word-to-the-wise style,

Sun-Fri during the Festival. 1 [pm—4am.

lTattoo No.nottha!

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' altogether more groovy i experience. Currently

1 but it can provide ajolly

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: cabaret. and a ceilidh as x and all the correct specialist shops_ other was. and he was well impressed mUSlcal ll ll W35 for all}. 0thr

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Records, Woolworths. It‘s good. The next thing you know. wouldya

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58 The List 16— 22 August 1991