457 – Lloyd Cole & The Commotions – Perfect Skin
Written by LLoyd Cole
Produced by Paul Hardiman
Label – Geffen
“She’s got cheekbones like Geometry and eyes like sin, and she’s sexually enlightened by Cosmopolitan”. Who knew that the facile world of pop could still surprise with erudite lyricism? A challenger to Morrissey, Lloyd Cole may have been deemed too wordy and full of his own philosophical pretensions had it not been for his, and the Commotions ability to shower it with joyful jangle pop.