The Boo Radleys

Find the Answer Within [#1]

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AllMusic Review by Ned Raggett

The lead track is a sprightly number from Wake Up!, with a familiar combination of bouncy poppiness and lyrical uncertainty. Guest brass and a slightly whiny but still fine overdubbed chorus of Sices adds to the appeal. As for the two B-sides, "Don't Take Your Gun to Town" is a bit too familiar; a combination pop strum, guitar noise, and sweet Sice vocal effort that isn't as distinct as many of their other tracks. About the only thing that stands out is how Sice's singing is brought out more in the mix. "Wallpaper" makes up for things well, a piano-led sing-along that wouldn't be too out of place around a campfire or, when the organ comes in about halfway through, a church service.

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