Sunday, 31 December 2017

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Friday, 21 April 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 410

1. NO FUCK BÉBÉ - 'Baston City'
Demo - France - 1984
Another post in honour of Wild Devil Man. Read all about the band here.
2. COBRA - 'No Money'
'Break Out' - AA 7" - Japan - 1983
One of the first Japanese Street Punk / Oi! bands, from Osaka.
3. FOGO CRUZADO - 'Inimizade'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
From one of the classic early Brazilian hardcore comps.
4. BORDEAUX - 'Baby'
Single - Self-Released 7" - France - 1981
One of two singles they put out. Guess where they were from?
5. CÓLERA - 'X.O.T.'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
6. COBRA - 'Capricious World'
'Break Out' - AA 7" - Japan - 1983
7. ISM - 'Attack (For Beginners Only)'
Single - S.I.N. 7" - USA - 1980
Where it all started for these New York maniacs.
8. LA UVI - 'Ya Está Bien'
Single - Spansuls 7" - Spain - 1982
9. RATOS DE PORÃO - 'Parasita'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
10. COBRA - 'Real Now'
'1984' - AA 7" - Japan - 1984
11. NO FUCK BÉBÉ - 'Bébé Primate'
Demo - France - 1984
12. FOGO CRUZADO - 'Punk Inglês'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
13. KEVIN DUNN - 'Nadine'
Single - DB 7" - USA - 1979
Born in Florida then moved to Georgia. And why not?
14. COBRA - 'Rusty Knife'
'1984' - AA 7" - Japan - 1984
15. CÓLERA - 'Histeria'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
16. DIE PILSKÖPFE - 'Heho, Wir Kommen'
'Neues Deutschland' - A.M. Music LP - Germany - 1990
17. NO FUCK BÉBÉ - 'La Jungle'
Demo - France - 1984
18. RATOS DE PORÃO - 'Porquê?'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
19. COBRA - 'War'
'1984' - AA 7" - Japan - 1984
20. KEVIN DUNN & THE REGIMENT OF WOMEN - '911'
'The Judgement Of Paris' - Armageddon LP - USA - 1981
And who wouldn't want a Regiment of Women?
21. FOGO CRUZADO - 'Delinquenres'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
22. ISM - 'Queen J.A.P.'
Flipside of 'Attack' - S.I.N. 7" - USA - 1980
23. COBRA - 'Toy Revolution'
'1984' - AA 7" - Japan - 1984
24. CÓLERA - 'Sub-Ratos'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
25. NO FUCK BÉBÉ - 'Dans la Cité'
Demo - France - 1984
26. BORDEAUX - 'L'Auto Stop'
Single - Promo 7" - France - 1980
27. RATOS DE PORÃO - 'Poluição Atômica'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
28. COBRA - 'Warriors Rock'
'The Punx' - JICC出版局 cassette - Japan - 1985
29. KEVIN DUNN & THE REGIMENT OF WOMEN - '20,000 Years In Sing Sing'
Flipside of 'Oktyabrina' - Armageddon 7" - USA - 1981
30. FOGO CRUZADO - 'Terceira Guerra'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983
31. NO FUCK BÉBÉ - 'Amour Difficile'
Demo - France - 1984
32. COBRA - 'Worst Music'
'The Punx' - JICC出版局 cassette - Japan - 1985
33. CÓLERA - 'Quanto Vale A Liberdade?'
'Sub' - Estúdios Vermelhos LP - Brazil - 1983


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Saturday, 15 April 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 409

1. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'N.U.P.'
'Majko Jugoslavijo Ne Dam Da Mi Seku Pupčanu Vrpcu' - Self Released cassette - Serbia - 1987
They sounded much more post punk from hereon in.

2. COCK SPARRER - 'Anthem'

'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
Another solid studio effort from the Sparra.

3. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Always Tell The Voter What The Voter Wants To Hear'

'Never Mind The Ballots' - Agit Prop LP - UK - 1987
4. SKALOPE - 'Triste Mangu'
 
'Derrigor' - Discos Suicidas LP - Spain - 1989
Their first of two decent albums, though not as much ska as I'd expected.

5. WAX - 'Punken Är Inte Död'

'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
Available on 7" too, if I remember.

6. COCK SPARRER - 'A.U.'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
7. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Ah-Men'
 
'Never Mind The Ballots' - Agit Prop LP - UK - 1987
8. THE RAYZORS - 'Drugs Kill'
 
'Songs From Pigland' - Bull's Hit (comp) LP - UK - 1981
9. SKALOPE - 'Uribe Kosta'
 
Derrigor' - Discos Suicidas LP - Spain - 1989
10. COCK SPARRER - 'Before The Flame Dies'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
11. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Timebomb'
 
'Anarchy' - One Little Indian LP - UK - 1994
12. WAX - 'Pölsa Är Gott'
 
'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
13. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Tata Ptièurina Traži Sina Ptièeka'
 
'Šta Je Video Duh Iz Zelene Boce?' - Muzička Omladina Pančeva LP - Serbia - 1990
14. COCK SPARRER - 'Lies'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
15. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Mouthful Of Shit'
 
'Anarchy' - One Little Indian LP - UK - 1994
16. SKALOPE - 'Beti Bezala'
 
'Derrigor' - Discos Suicidas LP - Spain - 1989
17. WAX - 'Mode'
'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
18. COCK SPARRER - 'East End Girl'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
19. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Bad Dog'
 
'Anarchy' - One Little Indian LP - UK - 1994
20. SKALOPE - 'La Familia'
 
'Derrigor' - Discos Suicidas LP - Spain - 1989
21. WAX - 'Viskningar & Rop'
 
'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
22. COCK SPARRER - 'I Live In Marbella (Working Part 3)'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
23. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Tubthumping'
 
'Tubthumper' - EMI LP - UK - 1997
Chumbawamba on EMI??? On Top Of The Pops?!?!?!?!?

24. WAX - 'Fint & Fult'
 
'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
25. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Ne Veruj Mršavom Slonu I Brzom Pužu'
 
'Majko Jugoslavijo Ne Dam Da Mi Seku Pupčanu Vrpcu' - Self Released cassette - Serbia - 1987
26. PIEFKE & PAFKE - '. . . Und Es Geht Ab'
 
Single - GeeBeeDee 7" - Germany - 1982
27. WAX - 'Alla Hatar Mig'
 
'Punk Och Kärlek' - Self Released cassette - Sweden - 1983
28. COCK SPARRER - 'Goodbye'
 
'Two Monkeys' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1997
29. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'The Candidates Find Common Ground'
 
'Never Mind The Ballots' - Agit Prop LP - UK - 1987


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Saturday, 8 April 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 408

1.THE RIP OFFS - 'Heat Seeker'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
Only 4 bands/records on this sampler, but at least they're 4 goodies.
2. COCK SPARRER - 'Get A Rope'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
3. RED BERET - 'N.Y.B.'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
Sadly it proved to be their last too.
4. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Raping The Earth'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
Criticised for being too metal, and re-recording older songs, but it was much in the same vein as all the rest of their stuff to me.
5. THE RIP OFFS - 'Rip Your Heart Out'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
6. COCK SPARRER - 'Because You're Young'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
7. RED BERET - 'Can't Take It'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
8. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Bullshit Propaganda'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
9. THE RIP OFFS - 'Cops'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
10. COCK SPARRER - 'Bird Trouble'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
11. RED BERET - 'No Time For Losers'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
12. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Lame Brain'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
13. THE RIP OFFS - 'Fed Up'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
14. COCK SPARRER - 'Don't Blame Us'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
15. RED BERET - 'Suicide'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
16. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Work For Never'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
17. THE RIP OFFS - 'My Baby Yeah'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
18. COCK SPARRER - 'Last Train To Dagenham'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
19. RED BERET - 'Pull The Plug'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
20. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'We The Helpless'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
21. THE RIP OFFS - 'Ugly'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
22. COCK SPARRER - 'I Fit Central Heating (Working Pt. 2)'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
23. RED BERET - 'Saturnine'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
24. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Think About It'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
25. THE RIP OFFS - 'She Said Yeah'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
26. COCK SPARRER - 'Tough Guys'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
27. RED BERET - 'The Spirit Of Perverseness'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
28. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Conned Through Life'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994
29. THE RIP OFFS - 'Baby Let Go'
'Got A Record' - Rip Off LP - USA - 1994
30. COCK SPARRER - 'We Know How To Live'
'Guilty As Charged' - Bitzcore LP - UK - 1994
31. RED BERET - 'Unhappy Boston'
'First Impression' - Bemisbrain LP - USA - 1984
32. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Pray To Be Saved'
'Retro-Bution' - Earache LP - UK - 1994


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Thursday, 6 April 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 407

1. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Adversity'
'Revolution' - Agit Prop 7" - UK - 1985
Chumbawamba had plenty of interesting things to say. Their music didn't always complement it, but they had their moments.
2. DON'T NO - 'B.L.T.C.'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
As promised. Much better than the album. Somebody pointed out that there wasn't actually an apostrophe in their name, but I couldn't care less. Bloody illiterates.
3. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Moron'
Demo - Serbia - 1985
Their early demos were released as 2 separate 7" E.P.s by No Plan records back in 2013 and 2014 respectively.
4. THE DERELICTS - 'Black Train'
'Love Machine' - Penultimate LP - USA - 1989
5. BECK - 'Devil's Haircut'
'Odelay' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1996
6. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'False Profit'
John Peel Session - UK - 1987
7. ACME ATTRACTIONS - 'Anyway'
Single - A-trax 7" - UK - 1980
The first of a few great singles I'm comping from 1980. This lot were from the Luton area.
8. THE WORD - 'I Think I'm Falling In Love'
Single - Infinity 7" - Australia - 1980
Their sole single. From Canberra.
9. DON'T NO - 'Innocence Of Youth'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
10. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Pogledaj'
Demo - Serbia - 1985
11. THE ESCORTS - 'Bingo'
Single - Rainow Sound 7" - UK - 1980
Another sole single.
12. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Carry On Screaming'
John Peel Session - UK - 1987
13. THE DERELICTS - 'Misery Maker'
Single - Sub Pop 7" - USA - 1990
14. THE LAST SHOT - 'Cry Sister Cry'
Single - LMA 7" - USA - 1980
15. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Do Not Adjust Your Life'
Demo - UK - 1984
16. DON'T NO - 'Reflections'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
17. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Kupujem Polovnu Slobodu'
Demo - Serbia - 1985
18. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Work For Never'
John Peel Session - UK - 1990
19. THE DERELICTS - 'Assholes Unite'
Demo - USA - 1990
20. ACME ATTRACTIONS - 'Never Again'
Flipside of 'Anyway' - A-trax 7" - UK - 1980
21. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'March Around In Circles'
Demo - UK - 1984
22. DON'T NO - 'Underground'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
23. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Bežimo'
Demo - Serbia - 1985
24. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Subliminal Music (Mind Control)'
John Peel Session - UK - 1987
25. THE WORD - 'Angel'
Flipside of 'I Think I'm Falling In Love' - Infinity 7" - Australia - 1980
26. THE DERELICTS - 'Dirty Rotten Life'
'Bobbing For Pavement - A Seattle Compilation' - Rathouse LP - USA - 1991
27. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Unilever'
'Pictures Of Starving Children Sell Records: Starvation, Charity And Rock & Roll - Lies & Traditions' - Agit Prop LP - UK - 1986
28. DON'T NO - 'The Rule'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
29. NAPRED U PROŠLOST - 'Komunizam'
Demo - Serbia - 1985
30. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Shock Treatment'
John Peel Session - UK - 1987
31. THE DERELICTS - 'Why Does It Hurt?'
'Don't Wanna Live' - Sub Pop 2 x 7" - USA - 1991
32. CHUMBAWAMBA - 'Invasion'
'Pictures Of Starving Children Sell Records: Starvation, Charity And Rock & Roll - Lies & Traditions' - Agit Prop LP - UK - 1986
33. DON'T NO - 'Habit Force'
'The Real World' - Mystic 7" - USA - 1985
34. BECK - 'Ramshackle'
'Odelay' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1996


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Saturday, 1 April 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 406

1. BECK - 'Loser'
'Mellow Gold' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1994
Not your usual BTL stuff, but he started very lo fi so I'm putting him in.
2. COCK SPARRER - 'Argy Bargy'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984
Not about the Falklands, by the way.
3. THE RIP OFFS - 'Make Up Your Mind'
Single - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1994
And another great sleeve on this one.
4. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Pray To be Saved'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
Their finest moment? probably.
5. THE DERELICTS - 'A Bullet For Fifi'
Single - Empty 7" - USA - 1988
6. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Thoughts Of You'
Demo - UK - 1992
Looks like they were going for a bigger record deal by this time, but it never materialised. From the 'Love Songs For Kirk' double CD on Boss Tuneage.
7. DON'T NO - 'Blind Ambition'
'Incite The Riot' - National Trust LP - USA - 1986
I have to say I preferred the previous year's E.P.  I'll comp that shortly.
8. COCK SPARRER - 'Run With The Blind'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984
9. THE RIP OFFS - 'Wild Jane'
Flipside of 'Make Up Your Mind' - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1994
10. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Knee Deep In Shit'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
11. BECK - 'Beercan'
'Mellow Gold' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1994
12. THE DERELICTS - 'Sharon Needles'
Flipside of 'A Bullet For Fifi' - Empty 7" - USA - 1988
13. DON'T NO - 'Solitary Man'
'Incite The Riot' - National Trust LP - USA - 1986
14. COCK SPARRER - 'Don't Say A Word'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984
15. THE RIP OFFS - 'Leave You Cold'
'The Savage Middle Aged - Fan Club E.P.' - Pure Filth 7" - USA - 1995
16. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Self Decay'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
17. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'If'
Demo - UK - 1992
18. BECK - 'Nitemare Hippy Girl'
'Mellow Gold' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1994

We've all known 'em.
19. THE DERELICTS - 'Extra Song with No Title'
Flipside of 'A Bullet For Fifi' - Empty 7" - USA - 1988
20. COCK SPARRER - 'The Sun Says'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984
21. THE RIP OFFS - 'I Can't Stop'
'The Savage Middle Aged - Fan Club E.P.' - Pure Filth 7" - USA - 1995
22. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Moral Bondage'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
23. DON'T NO - 'Thrills'
'Incite The Riot' - National Trust LP - USA - 1986
24. BECK - 'Pay No Mind'
'Mellow Gold' - Bong Load LP - USA - 1994
25. THE DERELICTS - 'I Wanna Get Out'
'Time To Fuck Up' - Empty 7" - USA - 1990
26. COCK SPARRER - 'They Mean Murder'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984
27. THE RIP OFFS - 'Hooked On Phonics'
'The Savage Middle Aged - Fan Club E.P.' - Pure Filth 7" - USA - 1995
28. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Just Think About It'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
29. THE DERELICTS - 'Boxed In' / 'Time To Fuck Up'
'Time To Fuck Up' - Empty 7" - USA - 1990
30. BECK - 'SA-5'
'Deadweight' - Geffen CD-S - USA - 1997
31. THE RIP OFFS - 'Zodiac'
'The Savage Middle Aged - Fan Club E.P.' - Pure Filth 7" - USA - 1995
32. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Lame Brain'
'Phonophobia' - Discipline MLP - UK - 1991
33. COCK SPARRER - 'Closedown'
'Running Riot In '84' - Syndicate LP - UK - 1984


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Friday, 24 March 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 405

1. COCK SPARRER - 'Where Are They Now?'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
Their finest moment. Can't believe it's took me 405 comps to honour it.
2. THE TOY DOLLS - 'One More Megabyte'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
Meanwhile it's very hard to pick a finest moment from this lot.
3. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Alone'
'Boring Rock' - Heath Robinson 7" - UK - 1989
Boring Rock. Geddit? Two different meanings . . . my head hurts.
4. THE RIP OFFS - 'Now I Know (It’s You)'
Single - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1993
Featuring former members of Supercharger (Greg Lowery), The Fingers (Shane and Jason White) and Mr. T Experience (Jon Von). Does that make them a supergroup?
5. COCK SPARRER - 'Riot Squad'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
6. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Another Nail In The Coffin'
'A Holocaust In Your Head' - Head Eruption LP - UK - 1989
Whoever thought Ipswich could spawn such noises?
7. THE TOY DOLLS - 'I'm A Lonely Bastard'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
8. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Lions And Tigers'
'Boring Rock' - Heath Robinson 7" - UK - 1989
9. COCK SPARRER - 'Working'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
10. THE RIP OFFS - 'Can I Come Over?'
'Now I Know (It's You)' Single - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1993
11. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Deceived'
'A Holocaust In Your Head' - Head Eruption LP - UK - 1989
12. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Salt'
'Boring Rock' - Heath Robinson 7" - UK - 1989
13. COCK SPARRER - 'Take 'Em All'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
14. THE TOY DOLLS - 'She's A Leech'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
15. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Innocence To Ignorance'
'A Holocaust In Your Head' - Head Eruption LP - UK - 1989
16. THE RIP OFFS - 'Go Away'
Single - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1995
17. COCK SPARRER - 'We're Coming Back'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
18. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Real Eyes'
'Cuddle This' - Decoy 12" E.P. - UK - 1990
19. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'Raping The Earth'
'A Holocaust In Your Head' - Head Eruption LP - UK - 1989
20. THE TOY DOLLS - 'She'll Be Back With Keith Someday'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
21. COCK SPARRER - 'England Belongs To Me'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
22. THE RIP OFFS - 'Sleeparound'
'Go Away' - Rip Off 7" - USA - 1995
23. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Faceless'
'Cuddle This' - Decoy 12" E.P. - UK - 1990
24. THE TOY DOLLS - 'Fred Olivier'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
25. COCK SPARRER - 'Watch Your Back'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
26. THE RIP OFFS - 'Do The Uganda'
Split with Teengenerate - Wallabies 7" - USA - 1994
27. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Struck Out'
'Cuddle This' - Decoy 12" E.P. - UK - 1990
28. COCK SPARRER - 'Secret Army'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983
29. EXTREME NOISE TERROR - 'If You Are Only In It For The Music (S.O.D. Off!)'
'A Holocaust In Your Head' - Head Eruption LP - UK - 1989
30. THE TOY DOLLS - 'The Memory Of Nobby'
'One More Megabyte' - Receiver LP - UK - 1997
31. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Mint'
'Cuddle This' - Decoy 12" E.P. - UK - 1990
32. COCK SPARRER - 'Droogs Don't Run'
'Shock Troops' - Razor LP - UK - 1983


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Tuesday, 21 March 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 404

1. THE HIVES - 'Well Well Well'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
Their first full length effort. And what a cracker it is.
2. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Slaughter In The Faroe Islands'
Demo - UK - 1987
This lot reminded me of Dan, if only for the dual female vocalists. Not a geat surprise then when they were picked up by Meantime shortly after.
3. BONECRUSHER - 'Hell, I've Already Been There'
'The Animal' - Hostage 7" - USA - 1996
From their debut E.P.
4. COCK SPARRER - 'We Love You'
Single - Decca 7" - UK - 1977
5. THE HIVES - 'Hail, Hail, Spit And Drool'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
6. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Armchair Critic'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
7. THE SCRUFFS - 'Break The Ice'
'Wanna Meet The Scruffs?' - Power Play LP - USA - 1977
A little bit lightweight but cheerful enough.
8. THE HIVES - 'AKA Idiot'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
9. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Stuck For Words'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
10. BONECRUSHER - 'Animal'
'The Animal' - Hostage 7" - USA - 1996
11. THE U.S. MODS - 'I'm Gone'
Single - Treblephone 7" - USA - 1980
Not the same band that was featured on the last sampler. Oddly enough.
12. THE HIVES - 'Uptempo Venomous Poison'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
13. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Try'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
14. THE SCRUFFS - 'I've Got A Way'
'Wanna Meet The Scruffs?' - Power Play LP - USA - 1977
15. COCK SPARRER - 'Taken For A Ride'
'S/T' - Decca LP - UK - 1978
Their debut album only got a Spanish release at the time. Other than the 7" tracks this was the only other of note.
16. THE HIVES - 'Here We Go Again'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
17. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Open Your Eyes'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
18. BONECRUSHER - 'Blood Sweat And Tears'
'The Animal' - Hostage 7" - USA - 1996
19. THE HIVES - 'I'm A Wicked One'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
20. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Profit Motif'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
21. THE SCRUFFS - 'This Thursday'
'Wanna Meet The Scruffs?' - Power Play LP - USA - 1977
22. THE HIVES - 'Automatic Schmuck'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
23. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Walk On Your Own'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
24. THE U.S. MODS - 'Government'
Flipside of 'I'm Gone' - Treblephone 7" - USA - 1980
25. COCK SPARRER - 'Running Riot'
Single - Decca 7" - UK - 1977
26. THE HIVES - 'Black Jack'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
27. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Older'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
28. THE SCRUFFS - 'I'm A Failure'
'Wanna Meet The Scruffs?' - Power Play LP - USA - 1977
29. THE HIVES - 'Oh Lord! When? How?'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997
30. BONECRUSHER - 'Sometimes'
'The Animal' - Hostage 7" - USA - 1996
31. THE JOYCE MCKINNEY EXPERIENCE - 'Tanfastic'
'Joyce Offspring' - Meantime LP - UK - 1988
32. THE HIVES - 'Theme From . . .'
'Barely Legal' - Burning Heart LP - Sweden - 1997


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Friday, 17 March 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 403

1. THE HIVES - 'Cell Block'
'Oh Lord! When? How?' - Sidekicks CD - Sweden - 1996
From their first release. They didn't sound Swedish but that's not important. Their classic full length debut will follow next issue. Hail Hail Spit and Drool!
2. ANGRY SAMOANS - 'My Old Man's A Fatso'
Demo - USA - 1980
The slower version, available on 'The Unboxed Set' CD.
3. THE ACCIDENT - 'World War III'
Demo - USA - 1979
Any excuse to repost one of their legendary videos.
4. THE IDIOTS - 'Parents'
'Battle Of The Bands' - Good Vibrations 7" - UK - 1978
5. CORPSE GRINDERS - 'Price Of Meat'
Demo - USA - Late '70's
It's a bit of a demo-tastic sampler this one, huh?
6. THE SEX CLARK FIVE - 'The Men Who Don't Know Ice'
'Strum & Drum' - Records To Russia LP - USA - 1987
A bit too laid back on the whole, but this record has it's moments.
7. BONECRUSHER - 'Angry Youth'
'Angry Youth' - Outsider 7" - USA - 1997
8. NO WAY - 'Jeopardy'
Demo - UK - 1979
Available on various retrospective CDs.
9. THE POP GUNS - 'Home Address - The Burning Road'
Single - Radium Wreckords 7" - South Africa - 1980
For the flipside, go here.
10. RUDI - 'Overcome By Fumes'
'Battle Of The Bands' - Good Vibrations 7" - UK - 1978
11. CORPSE GRINDERS - 'Mental Moron'
Flipside of 'Rites For Whites' - Whiplash 7" - USA - 1978
12. THE HIVES - 'You Think You're So Damn Special'
'Oh Lord! When? How?' - Sidekicks CD - Sweden - 1996
13. THE ACCIDENT - 'Secret Police'
Demo - USA - 1979
14. THE WOODIES - 'Red Rock'
Demo - USA - 1987
15. ANGRY SAMOANS - 'Carson Girls'
Demo - USA - 1980
16. NO WAY - 'Senile Delinquents'
Demo - UK - 1979
17. CORPSE GRINDERS - 'Bulldog'
Demo - USA - Late '70's
18. THE ACCIDENT - 'Terminal Kennedy'
Demo - USA - 1979
19. THE SEX CLARK FIVE - 'Can't Shake Loose'
'Strum & Drum' - Records To Russia LP - USA - 1987
20. THE OUTCASTS - 'The Cops Are Coming'
'Battle Of The Bands' - Good Vibrations 7" - UK - 1978
21. THE HIVES - 'Some People Know All Too Well'
'Oh Lord! When? How?' - Sidekicks CD - Sweden - 1996
22. BONECRUSHER - 'Revolution'
'Angry Youth' - Outsider 7" - USA - 1997
23. THE ACCIDENT - 'The Jonestown Hop'
Demo - USA - 1979
24. THE U.S. MODS - 'Who Knows?'
'From The Free World' - Rockhill LP - USA - 1987
25. ANGRY SAMOANS - 'I'm A Pig'
Demo - USA - 1980
26. NO WAY - 'No Reality' / 'Idiots Delight'
Demo - UK - 1979
27. SPIDER - 'Dancin' In The Street'
'Battle Of The Bands' - Good Vibrations 7" - UK - 1978
28. THE ACCIDENT - 'You're Cheatin' Hard'
Demo - USA - 1979
29. THE SEX CLARK FIVE - 'She Collides With Me'
'Strum & Drum' - Records To Russia LP - USA - 1987
30. THE HIVES - 'Bearded Lady'
'Oh Lord! When? How?' - Sidekicks CD - Sweden - 1996
31. CORPSE GRINDERS - 'Child Of The Fourth Reich'
Live - USA - 1977
32. THE ACCIDENT - 'Good Night, Ladies And Gentlemen'
Demo - USA - 1979


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Friday, 10 March 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 402

1. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Victim In Pain’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA – 1984
Controversial sleeve – great debut album.
2. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Mad At Myself’
‘The Fun Just Never Ends’ – Fountain Of Youth LP – USA - 1985
3. FICTITIOUS – ‘New Expression’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK – 1981
Many thanks to Wild Devil Man once again for sharing this great comp.
4. SYSTEM! – ‘Hey Hallo Mädchen’
‘S/T’ – People’s Records – Germany – 1982
And another!
5. THE SEIZE – ‘Polystyrene Tiles’
‘Dancing Like A Dervish’ – Why Not 7” – UK – 1984
And another!!
6. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Remind Them’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984
7. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Bored To Death’
‘The Fun Just Never Ends’ – Fountain Of Youth LP – USA - 1985
8. ETHNIK MINORITY – ‘Victim Of The Bomb’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK - 1981
9. SKANSTULL – ‘Inga Pengar Ingen Mat’
Single – Hemliga Bolaget 7” – Sweden - 1980
10. NO NAMES – ‘Bullenterror’
‘Bullenterror’ - Tonträger 58 Hagen 7” – Germany - 1981
11. SYSTEM! – ‘Knall Sie Ab’
‘S/T’ – People’s Records – Germany – 1982
12. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Massacre’
‘The Fun Just Never Ends’ – Fountain Of Youth LP – USA - 1985
13. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Blind Justice’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984
14. THE TICKETZ – ‘All I Want To Do’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK - 1981
15. THE SEIZE – ‘Dancing Like A Dervish’
‘Dancing Like A Dervish’ – Why Not 7” – UK - 1984
16. NO HORIZON – ‘Zu Lange’
‘S/T’ – Konnekschen 12” E.P. – Germany - 1979
17. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Trapped’
‘The Fun Just Never Ends’ – Fountain Of Youth LP – USA - 1985
18. FICTITIOUS – ‘I Must Admit’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK - 1981
19. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Power’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984
20. NO NAMES – ‘Panzerkrieg’
‘Bullenterror’ - Tonträger 58 Hagen 7” – Germany - 1981
21. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Strange Wine’
‘Crash’ – Giant LP – USA - 1988
22. SYSTEM! – ‘Party Bei Christian’
‘S/T’ – People’s Records – Germany – 1982
23. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Hiding Inside’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984
24. ETHNIK MINORITY – ‘Cult’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK - 1981
25. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Better Than TV’
‘Crash’ – Giant LP – USA - 1988
26. THE SEIZE – ‘Aftermath’
‘Dancing Like A Dervish’ – Why Not 7” – UK - 1984
27. NO HORIZON – ‘Life Is Not Pink’
‘S/T’ – Konnekschen 12” E.P. – Germany - 1979
28. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘Fascist Attitudes’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984
29. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Crash’
‘Crash’ – Giant LP – USA - 1988
30. NO NAMES – ‘Wechselschicht’
‘Bullenterror’ - Tonträger 58 Hagen 7” – Germany - 1981
31. OFFBEAT – ‘Fun City’
‘A Warped Sense Of Human’ – Peartree LP – UK - 1981
32. THE SEIZE – ‘Mistakes’
‘Dancing Like A Dervish’ – Why Not 7” – UK - 1984
33. GOVERNMENT ISSUE – ‘Summer Of Blood’
‘Crash’ – Giant LP – USA - 1988
34. AGNOSTIC FRONT – ‘With Time’
‘Victim In Pain’ – Ratcage LP – USA - 1984


Friday, 3 March 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 401

1. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'Theoretical Girls'
Demo - USA - Late '70s
An early Glenn Branca combo. I was never that fussed on their sole single, but hearing their compilation on Acute records in 2002, they did some pretty hot stuff it turns out.
2. THE CURE - '10:15 Saturday Night'
Flipside of 'Killing An Arab' - Small Wonder 7" - UK - 1978
3. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'They Know'
'S/T' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1986
4. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'No One Rules'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
It's all a bit macho, of course, but it's loud blarin' punk rock, man.
5. DIE B1 - 'Trotzdem'
'Leisetreter Folterer' - Self Released LP - Germany - 1982
For the whole thing go here.
6. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'Lovin' In The Red'
Demo - USA - Late '70s
7. BUGEYED - 'Take 'Em On'
'Monsters Rule My World' - Words Of Warning LP - UK - 1992
I was never that fussed on the Pleasant Valley Children's LP either, but Pig Havoc's next band was altogether more brutal and twisted. The live experience was just that, I can tell you.
8. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Hear The Scream'
'S/T' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1986
9. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'Traitor'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
10. ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Sheep'
Peel Session - UK - 1987
11. THE UPSTARTS - 'American Boys'
Flipside of 'Live Each Day' - Plum 7" - USA - 1982
12. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'U.S. Millie'
Single - Theoretical 7" - USA - 1978
13. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Beyond'
'You' - Giant LP - USA - 1987
14. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'United Blood'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
15. KILLING JOKE - 'Pssyche'
Flipside of 'Wardance' - Malicious Damage 7" - UK - 1980
Brought to you by request. Any more?
16. DER RIß - 'Party Day'
'They All Do...Image' - Wishbone MLP - Germany - 1985
17. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'Contrary Motion'
Demo - USA - Late '70s
18. ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Chickens'
Peel Session - UK - 1987
19. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Public Stage'
'You' - Giant LP - USA - 1987
20. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'Fight'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
21. THE MIX - 'Three Acts Of Love'
'Break Up/Shake Up' - Zoinks 7" - Canada - 1985
22. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'Mom And Dad'
Demo - USA - Late '70s
23. DIE B1 - 'Man Bescheißt Mich'
'Leisetreter Folterer' - Self Released LP - Germany - 1982
24. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'Discriminate Me'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
25. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'World, You And I'
'You' - Giant LP - USA - 1987
26. THE WAYS - 'Thursday'
Single - The Ways 7" - UK - 1981
For more info (and the flipside) go here.
27. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'No More Sex'
Demo - USA - Late '70s
28. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'In Control'
'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
29. ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Mother'
Peel Session - UK - 1987
30. BUGEYED - 'Blowin'
'Monsters Rule My World' - Words Of Warning LP - UK - 1992
31. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Melancholy Miss'
'You' - Giant LP - USA - 1987
32. AGNOSTIC FRONT - 'Crucial Changes'

'United Blood' - Self released 7" - USA - 1983
33. THEORETICAL GIRLS - 'Theoretical Girls'
Live - USA - Late '70s


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Friday, 24 February 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 400

1. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Blending In'
'Joyride' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1984
2. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - 'Mirage'
'The Scream' - Polydor LP - UK - 1978
3. THE MOPEDS - 'She's A Mongrel'
'Test Patterns' - Hi-Test LP - USA - 1981
4. HOMY HOGS - 'I Nattens Mörker'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
5. GENERIC - 'Oldest Trick In The Book'
'For A Free And Liberated South Africa' - Flat Earth 7" - UK - 1986
6. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - '4-Wall Hermit'
'Joyride' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1984
7. PLEASANT VALLEY CHILDREN - 'As Good As It Gets'
'What The World Needs Now' - Words Of Warning 7" - UK - 1989
8. HOMY HOGS - 'Why Don't We Do It In The Road?'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
9. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - 'Metal Postcard'
'The Scream' - Polydor LP - UK - 1978
10. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Hall Of Fame'
'Joyride' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1984
11. THE ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Next Time'
'Play Loud Or Not At All' - Flat Earth LP - UK - 1987
12. HOMY HOGS - 'Jag Bränner Ut Mig Själv'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
13. THE SPONGETONES - 'Maryanne'
'Torn Apart' - Ripete MLP - USA - 1984
14. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'These Boots Are Made For Walking'
'Joyride' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1984
15. GENERIC - 'You And Me'
'Play Loud Or Not At All' - Flat Earth LP - UK - 1987
16. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - 'Suburban Relapse'
'The Scream' - Polydor LP - UK - 1978
17. HOMY HOGS - 'Kuken Är Mitt Redskap (Får Jag Pissa I Din Ficka)'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
18. NINES - 'Holiday'
'Stabs In The Dark' - Pogo LP - USA - 1982
19. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Hour Of One'
'Boycott Stabb' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1983
20. THE ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Run Ronald'
'Play Loud Or Not At All' - Flat Earth LP - UK - 1987
21. HOMY HOGS - '(When The) Butcherman (Is Smelling A Hog-Cunt)'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
22. PLEASANT VALLEY CHILDREN - 'Aphrodites Magic Wheel'
'What The World Needs Now' - Words Of Warning 7" - UK - 1989
23. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - 'Carcass'
'The Scream' - Polydor LP - UK - 1978
24. HOMY HOGS - 'I En Cell'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
25. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'G.I.'
'Boycott Stabb' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1983
26. Z-ROCKS - 'Real World'
'S/T' - Z KP - USA - 1981
27. HOMY HOGS - 'Heil Bohman'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
28. THE M.O.R.s - 'Happy Noises'
'The 12x8 Showcase' LP - REM LP - USA - 1981
29. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Happy People'
'Boycott Stabb' - Fountain Of Youth LP - USA - 1983
30. THE SPONGETONES - 'Cool Hearted Girl'
'Beat Music' LP - Ripete LP - USA - 1982
31. THE ELECTRO HIPPIES - 'Wings Of Death'
'Killing Babies Is Tight' - Self Released cassette - UK - 1986
32. THE VERTEBRATS - 'Anyday'
'Stabs In The Dark' - Pogo LP - USA - 1982
33. PLEASANT VALLEY CHILDREN - 'Flounder'
'What The World Needs Now' - Words Of Warning 7" - UK - 1989
34. THE SKUNKS - 'You Really Know How To Put The Pressure On'
'S/T' - Republic Recording LP - USA - 1982
35. HOMY HOGS - 'Jag Är En Man'
'Nöje För Nekrofiler' - No Records 1-sided LP - Sweden - 1981
36. SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES - 'Overground'
'The Scream' - Polydor LP - UK - 1978


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Tuesday, 21 February 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 399

1. THE FIENDZ - 'Runaway With Me'
Single - Black Pumpkin 7" - USA - 1987
That long lived band from Totawa, New Jersey. A bit derivative but enjoyable.
2. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Teenager In A Box'
'Make An Effort' - Fountain Of Youth 7" - USA - 1983
Can't believe I've only ever posted 3 G.I. tracks. The John Stabb (R.I.P.) tribute is well overdue.
3. EATER - 'Debutantes Ball'
'Get Your Yo-Yos Out' - The Label 12" E.P. - UK - 1978
Live at Dingwalls, in white vinyl if I remember.
4. THE STRAND - 'You And Me'
'Seconds Waiting' - Wasp LP - USA - 1983
From Arlington, Virginia. Their sole output in the '80s.
5. THE UPSTARTS - 'Head Over Heels'
'Boppin' In The '80's' - Start MLP - USA - 1983
From somewhere around Boston. There's even a video for the title track.
6. THE FIENDZ - 'Be My Girl'
'We're The Fiendz' - Black Pumpkin LP - USA - 1989
7. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Twisted Views'
'Make An Effort' - Fountain Of Youth 7" - USA - 1983
8. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES - 'Hong Kong Garden'
Single - Polydor 7" - UK - 1978
Can't believe I've never posted this one either. Visuals here.
9. THE STRAND - 'Popular Girl'
'Seconds Waiting' - Wasp LP - USA - 1983
10. THE FIENDZ - 'I Don't Wanna Go Outside'
'We're The Fiendz' - Black Pumpkin LP - USA - 1989
11. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Religious Rip Off'
'Legless Bull' - Dischord 7" - USA - 1981
12. EATER - 'Typewriter Babies'
'The Label (Sofa)' - The Label LP - UK - 1979
From that Transluminar Defractor Disc. I had one. It was as heavy as a manhole cover.
13. SYLVAIN SYLVAIN - '14th Street Beat'
Single - RCA 10" - USA - 1979
A catchy little critter from that old New York Doll.
14. THE FIENDZ - 'Scumbum'
'Wact' - Forefront LP - USA - 1991
15. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Fashionite'
'Legless Bull' - Dischord 7" - USA - 1981
16. THE STRAND - 'Kids Today'
'Seconds Waiting' - Wasp LP - USA - 1983
17. THE REAL KIDS - 'Senseless'
'Outta Place' - Star Rhythm LP - USA - 1982
18. THE FIENDZ - 'Fast And Slow'
'Wact' - Forefront LP - USA - 1991
19. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Rock 'n' Roll Bullshit'
'Legless Bull' - Dischord 7" - USA - 1981
20. SIOUXSIE & THE BANSHEES - 'Love In A Void'
Peel Session - UK - 1977
My favourite version.
21. THE STRAND - 'One More Ring'
'Seconds Waiting' - Wasp LP - USA - 1983
22. THE FIENDZ - 'Totowazone'
'Wact' - Forefront LP - USA - 1991
23. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Anarchy Is Dead'
'Legless Bull' - Dischord 7" - USA - 1981
24. THE WILD GIRAFFES - 'Right Now'
'Right Now' - Neck LP - USA - 1981
The first track from their album, and definitely the best.
25. VELVET ELVIS - 'Still Another Reason'
'Fun And Trouble' - Hit A Note 12" E.P. - USA - 1985
26. THE FIENDZ - 'See Ya Next Tour'
'Wact' - Forefront LP - USA - 1991
27. GOVERNMENT ISSUE - 'Asshole'
'Legless Bull' - Dischord 7" - USA - 1981
28. THE STRAND - 'Seconds Waiting'
'Seconds Waiting' - Wasp LP - USA - 1983
29. THE TAXI BOYS - 'Bad To Worse'
'S/T' - Bomp! MLP - USA - 1981
30. EATER - 'Love And Peace (H-Bomb)'
'The Album' - The Label LP - UK - 1977


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Friday, 17 February 2017

The Best of Brought To Life - 398

1. E.A.T.E.R. - 'Doomsday Troops'
'Doomsday Troops' - Ernst 7" - Sweden - 1984
Ernst And The Edsholm Rebels. Don't let the intro fool you. And they reformed a few years ago too, some say better than ever.
2. SICK ON THE BUS - 'Kill Yourself'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
Today's '97 offering comes from deepest darkest Bedford. Knock yerself out.
3. LA PESTE - 'Spymaster'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
4. EATER - 'I Don't Need It'
'The Album' - The Label LP - UK - 1977
The first of a few more tracks from the original Eater.
5. BUTCH WILLIS & THE ROCKS - 'T.V.'s From Outer Space'
Live Jam / Video Promo - USA - 1986
Thanks to Gary, our man in Canada, for introducing me to this crazy bunch o' misfits. Never before has the the throat been played with such panache. Just say no to drugs, kids.
6. STRATE JACKET - 'Fireball XL5'
Demo - UK - Late '70s
If it sounds like a TV show theme, that's because it is. Brings tears to my eyes. Thanks to Rut of the legendary Suburban Filth for furnishing me with it.
7. SICK ON THE BUS - 'Loser'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
8. LA PESTE - 'Rock Rots'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
9. INTENSE DEGREE - 'Vagrants' / 'Skate-bored'
Peel Session - UK - 1988
A slightly overrated thrash band that John Peel somehow latched on to.
10. E.A.T.E.R. - 'Violence'
'Doomsday Troops' - Ernst 7" - Sweden - 1984
11. SICK ON THE BUS - 'I Don't Believe'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
12. STRATE JACKET - 'New Kid'
Demo - UK - Late '70s
13. EATER - 'Waiting For The Man'
'The Album' - The Label LP - UK - 1977
14. LA PESTE - 'Fed Up' / 'You're Too Cute'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978

15. E.A.T.E.R. - 'Religion'
'Doomsday Troops' - Ernst 7" - Sweden - 1984
16. SICK ON THE BUS - 'You Make Me Sick'

'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
17. JOHN COOPER CLARKE - 'Readers Wives'
Old Grey Whistle Test - UK - 1978
From around the same time as the Ivor Biggun song of the same name. Which do you prefer? Visuals here.
18. LA PESTE - 'Please Love Sex'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
19. STRATE JACKET - 'Cash In Boys'
Rehearsal - UK - Late '70s
20. SICK ON THE BUS - 'Ugly'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
21. LA PESTE - 'Kindness Invites Abuse'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
22. E.A.T.E.R. - 'Anxiety Attack'
'Doomsday Troops' - Ernst 7" - Sweden - 1984
23. SICK ON THE BUS - 'World Domination'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
24. LA PESTE - 'Pop Rock Polls'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
25. STRATE JACKET - 'I'll Get Even One Day'
Rehearsal - UK - Late '70s
26. SICK ON THE BUS - 'I Like You'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
27. INTENSE DEGREE - 'Daydreams'
'Peel Session - UK - 1988
28. LA PESTE - 'City Jerk' / 'Not Today'
Live in Boston - USA - 1978
29. SICK ON THE BUS - 'Make It On My Own'
'Suck On . . . Fuckheads' - Get Sick LP - UK - 1997
30. EATER - 'My Business'
'The Album' - The Label LP - UK - 1977


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