Au Pairs

Au Pairs

Top Songs

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Don't Lie Back
2
That's When It's Worth It
3
Instant Touch
4
Sex Without Stress
5
Stepping Out of Line

Albums

About

Biography

Blasting into the post-punk consciousness with a tremendous debut album, the Au Pairs, fronted by lesbian-feminist Lesley Woods, played brittle, dissonant, guitar-based rock that shared political and musical kinship with the Mekons and (especially) the Gang of Four. The music was danceable, imbued with an almost petulant irony, and for a while, very hip and well-liked by critics. Unlike many bands of the day, however, the Au Pairs (at least initially) backed it up with searing, ... Read more

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