Rip It Off - Times New Viking
Track Listing
  1. Teen Drama
  2. My Head
  3. Rip Allegory
  4. The Wait
  5. Drop-Out
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  1. Teen Drama
  2. My Head
  3. Rip Allegory
  4. The Wait
  5. Drop-Out
  6. Come Together
  7. Faces on Fire
  8. Relevant: Now
  9. The Early 80s
  10. Mean God
  11. Another Day
  12. The Apt.
  13. Off the Wall
  14. End of All Things
  15. Times New Viking vs. Yo La Tengo
  16. Post Teen Drama
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Times New Viking aren't for the faint of ear. The trio from Ohio has no time for subtle recording tricks like EQ, proper levels, or fidelity. No doubt their recording budget hovered around the low two figures with most of that going toward beverages. The resulting album is a 30-minute blast of over-driven organ, squawking guitars, rattling drums, and pushed-to-distortion vocals that sound painful when played loud, and like a far-off hum when played quietly. Despite all this, Rip It Off is an incredibly good record. Maybe ...

Rip It Off 2008, Matador

UPC: 744861076025

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