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Panda song for charity review

The Specialized 3 charity CD has recently been released, Here is a review of the track that we contributed to it :

Big Fat Panda – Johnny The Horse
Specialized stalwarts Big Fat Panda, take this tale of a man’s journey from family life to an untimely demise on the streets of London, give it a ska makeover with added horns and bounce, and cleverly turn it into the tale of a journey from Edinburgh (home of the band), to the Specialized “Big One” weekender to be held in November in Dorset, where they will be performing. The vocal is understated, yet effective, the brass keeps the bounce there right till the end, and as a whole the song works pretty well.

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