The all-female quartet Fluffy hails from England, and Black Eye is a hyperactive, glam-tinged punk assault. Lead singer Amanda Rootes delivers every lyric with a sneer and her guitar playing, along with Bridget Jones, who emphasizes sonic crunch over innovation. With the bedrock-solid rhythm section backing them, Fluffy tears through fourteen concise, melodic cuts of melodic punk with purpose. The lyrics generally focus more on debauchery than substance, but there's no denying that the foursome always offers up hooks galore. The lack of dynamic diversity makes Black Eye somewhat of a one-trick pony, but it's a trick that makes the album's strongest tracks a joy.
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AllMusic Review by Tom Demalon