Rubbing Doesn't Help - Magnapop
Track Listing
  1. This Family
  2. I Don't Care
  3. Open the Door
  4. Hold You Down
  5. Come on Inside
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  1. This Family
  2. I Don't Care
  3. Open the Door
  4. Hold You Down
  5. Come on Inside
  6. Down on Me
  7. An Apology
  8. My Best Friend
  9. Juicy Fruit
  10. Firebrand
  11. Radio Waves
  12. Snake
  13. Dead Letter
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For their third album, Magnapop sands away even more of their punk edges, leaving behind a competent, and occasionally engaging, post-grunge pop-punk band. The production on Rubbing Doesn't Help is too big for the songs, with echoing drums and fat, loud guitars, but there are enough strong songs scattered throughout the album to indicate that the group's talent for tuneful yet intense pop hasn't abandoned them. They just don't know how to articulate their ideas very well on Rubbing Doesn't Help. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine, ...

Rubbing Doesn't Help 1996, Priority Records

UPC: 049925399226

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