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Groovy Train - EP

The Farm

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Album Review

If one wants just about everything even vaguely of interest by the Farm without wanting to spend a lot of time or worry, find a copy of this release used somewhere and go nuts. Containing three mixes of the title track, two of "All Together Now" and the original Terry Farley-produced mix of "Stepping Stone," Groovy Train assembles all the Farm just about any casual listener will ever need or want. Hearing the clear grafting of post-Jam-style rough-voiced rock/soul onto terribly obvious if effective baggy beats makes for amusement, but as straightforward pop fusions go, it's fine enough, and at its best effectively inspirational. The names of the mixes both indicate their purpose and are hilariously ham-handed — thus the more house-tinged "groovy club mix," the "indie rock mix," and so forth. Somewhere, it's forever Madchester 1990 and England is almost in the World Cup final, so play this when the need arises.

Biography

Formed: 1983 in Liverpool, England

Genre: Pop

Years Active: '80s, '90s

One of the stranger overnight success stories in pop history, the chameleon-like Farm was formed in Liverpool, England in 1983 by singer Peter Hooton, a one-time youth worker searching for a musical outlet to voice his political concerns. Rounded out by guitarist Stevie Grimes, bassist Phil Strongman and drummer Andy McVann, the first incarnation of the Farm recalled both the leftist identity and horn-powered sound of the Redskins; dubbed...
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