It takes only a cursory listen to Aimee Mann's alluring new album to affirm that the only thing possibly forestalling a commercial connection would be its inexplicably feisty title. Too bad; the songs on this disc are among the best of her ever-evolving career. While there's some similarity to Mann's seminal efforts with 'Til Tuesday and its haunting hit "Voices Carry," the influences don't end there. Her sultry, sensuous croon carries hints of Chrissie Hynde, just as the rich arrangements — plied with lush keyboards and acoustic rather than electric guitars — occasionally bring to mind the Band and Elton... More >>>