The long-delayed first single proper from Leftfield's equally late album is a dark, future groove, given a super-catchy "let's get electrified" rap from electro godfather Afrika Bamabataa. With a bass that's like being smacked by a steel fist in a velvet glove, and a serrated edge, Afrika Shox has style, while it's chilling video from auteur Chris Cunningham has already been ruled too scary for kids TV.

***** (out of 5)

(review nicked from 'Heat' magazine, dated 9-15 September 1999)