Be a cute girl.” But let’s turn this scenario around for a second.Aren’t most male music stars considered sexy (by at least some of the population)?
Just because fewer limitations are imposed on us these days based on race, sex, socio-economic status, or any other demographic category, it doesn’t mean racism, sexism, classism, or other – have completely subsided in the entertainment world; they’ve just taken on more subtle forms.
That Handsome Devil should not be construed as some sort of tribute to the Smiths.
This That Handsome Devil is a jazzy, spacey kind of specimen that plods along with some crazy but great arrangement behind it.
Plundering Desire is a vast online collection of pop writing on the British band The Smiths, covering practically all stages of the group's brief but spectacular career and offering a chronological, colourful, in-depth, and sometimes contentious, look at one of pop music's most unique, well-loved and enduringly popular bands.
A devoted Smiths fan in my youth I followed the group's progress in the music press with relish, cutting out and keeping every article, interview, review, news item, and photograph I could get my hands on.