Label: Rock & Roleplay Records - none,Amalagate Records - none • Format: Vinyl LP, Album Clear • Country: US • Genre: Rock •
This probably isn't quite the response Akimbo were shooting for when they released Harshing Your Mellow inbut anyone who Akimbo - Harshing Your Mellow into the first couple waves of hardcore punk back in the early to mid-'80s probably found this album to be a rather charming nostalgia piece.
Specifically, Akimbo here are seemingly channeling the spirit of SST Records from circa toafter the members of Black Flag discovered Black Sabbath and weed, but before Nirvana and Soundgarden turned up to tweak the scene just enough to send it aboveground. And the overall sound of the album, that of heavy proto-grunge power trio with every trace of the blues stripped out of its sludgy, metal-based stomp, will sound equally at home to those still sporting "corporate rock sucks" stickers on their bumpers.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic.
Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date February 27, Imagination Mischief.
Track Listing. Come Rain Or Come Shine - Bobby Timmons - This Here Is Bobby Timmons Reubens Theater. Lick the Knife. Sense of Smell. Life in the Noose. Steal Your First Born. The Sound Is Dead. Confessions of a Small Scale Martyr. Fuck Everett, Fuck Tacoma. Pink Bathwater.
Paul Reubens Theater Akimbo. Spotify Amazon. Lick the Knife Akimbo. Sense of Smell Akimbo. Life in the Noose Akimbo. Steal Your First Born Akimbo. The Sound Is Dead Akimbo. Confessions of a Small Scale Martyr Akimbo. Fuck Everett, Fuck Tacoma Akimbo. Pink Bathwater Akimbo. Vertigo Akimbo.
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