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Grant Smithies is a Nelson-based music writer and critic.
The veteran British music writer talks to Grant Smithies about glam rock's 'gleeful celebration of falsehood, façade and artifice' – and casts judgement on New Zealand's own platform-booted heroes, Space Waltz.