Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Semisoft girl-group pop rock
Websites with a little info are Trouserpress.com and vh1.com
The Bangles, Fanny, Strawberry Switchblade. (email@example.com)
Brix Smith started Adult Net after she left the Fall (and Mark Smith in the process). Musically, they deal in alternative rock (helpful, huh :-)?), but nowhere near as hard rock as the Fall does. In general, Adult Net's music is very similar to that of many other girl-groups that have dealt in mass-market rock over the years (by notable contrast to the harder rock of such recent female bands as L7, Babes in Toyland, and Hole). All in all, it is well-done of its kind, and pleasant enough listening on its own terms. But it contains nothing to speak of that is innovative, distinctive or unconventional. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
The Honey Tangle
1989—Fontana (U.S.A.)—838 717-4 [MC]
Conditionally recommended—see comments above. (email@example.com)
Brix Smith—vocals, guitar
Thanks to Jens P. Tagore Brage and Barbara Hart for work on this entry.
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