The second record by the female-fronted Scanners is easy to listen to but instantly forgettable. It's sort of darkly poppy (think Siouxsie and the Banshees' more polished output) with dramatic lyrics like "I'll take you to my grave" and "Every generation must kill themselves in their own way." Singer Sarah Daly's voice recalls a less-powerful Aimee Mann of Til Tuesday. The band's biggest strength is its use of multilayered backing vocals to create rhythmic musical lines that normally would be carried out by bass or piano.
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