The Cuban Boys, Agitators of the music industry CD

Paul Weller and Noel Gallagher? I think not...Pop provocateurs the Cuban Boys have caused a bit of a storm by keeping their identity secret, and hence the subject of much speculation, whilst dishing out only a few tapes of their sample-heavy brash tunes to those in the know. Peel's played them to death, the NME playlisted them and Planet Sound have given them an 8-page spread. That's the hype but what of the music? Well, "Oh my God, they killed Kenny" cobbles together Kenny's novelty hit "The bump" and the obvious South Park sample into a throbbing throwaway disco peach; "Cuban Boy" lays down a copyright infringing sassy Latin beat; "(Let's get) raunchy" is a slice of 80's chart house from the M/A/R/R/S school with a KLF-lite nitro injection and "Foggy mountain breakdown" is a hillbilly re-run of the Grid's "Swamp thing" set in a swaety Go-Go bar. In short, tongue-in-cheek, happy-go-lucky, tunes-galore, insurrectionary POP! Chipping House Cottage, Hesketh Lane, Chipping, Lancashire, PR3 2TH or
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