Apparently, Tootsie's live shows inspire guys to pick up the bandmembers WWF-style and girls to flash. It's not surprising that fans get so carried away when you hear the energetic glam rock of the band's self-titled debut. "For Your Love," the obvious single, crosses Kiss with Joan Jett for a truly riot-inciting singalong groove. This is big, flashy music that makes no apologies for its single-minded goal -- to rock out. There are some sleepers on the record, like the bland '80s hair rock tune "Fever" and the catchy but only shuffling-along Robert Palmer-esque "Dizzy Love." But Tootsie keeps the momentum up with songs like "Don't Stop" that follow in the footsteps of AC/DC. Tootsie lays down sexy, party music, and by continuing on its current trajectory -- always seeking to make everything bigger, louder, and flashier -- the band might just become the girl band counterpart to Andrew W.K.
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AllMusic Review by Charles Spano