John Robb - Death To Trad Rock


June 09, 2011

Time: 5:00am

In the mid eighties the british underground went noisy. Very noisy. A series of bands made shrapnel guitars, heavy bass, sharp and angular, surreal agit pop that was noisy enough to bring down a government. nearly. This is their story.


1.The Membranes – Spike Milligan’s Tape Recorded
2.Big Flame – Why Popstars Can’t Dance
3.The Three Johns – English White Boy Engineer
4.The Nightingales – The Crunch
5.The Witness – Kitchen Sink Drama
6.Bogshed – Panties Please
7.The Ex – The Rise Of The Dutch Republic
8.The Dog Faced Hermanns – Zig Zag Wanderer
9.Badgewearer – Inflexible Expendable
10.The Wedding Present – Kennedy
11.Age Of Chance – Motorcity
12.Prolasped – Deanshanger
13.The Very Things – The Bushes Scream While My Daddy Prunes

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