D Boon still has his traditional hard hitting vocal sound but sings much more in tone making for a nice opening mid-tempo rock song.
Losta Meat Puppets cover, opens up similar too the opener; not a hard feel of older days, but mellower feel driven by a clean guitar riff and Boons tamed vocals. It is the first on the album though, where Hurley really shows what he can do. The band continued to write songs that go past the one minute mark with songs like The Price of ParadiseNo Oneand The Red and the Black all reaching over three minutes and the latter surpassing even four minutes. But there always will be those typical fun thirty-fifty second punk songs the Minutemen do well.
Hittin' the Bong will give a first impression of a fun song and it flies by at forty one seconds. Ack Ack Acka Urinals cover, is a twenty seven second anti-war punk song reminiscent of their early days, led by Hurley's assaulting drum rolls.
Spoken War Piece is the strangest song on here, if you can even call it a song. It is actually a Vietnam battlefield Run For Your Life - Various - Suck City: 26 Songs To Diminish The Anguish tape that runs for just over a minute and ends with the sound of guns shooting making for an almost haunting track.
Political Nightmare is another interesting song. It is almost entirely instrumental with the exception of a few words here and there by Boon, but the instrumental portion is some of the best here.
It brings back the heavy punk sound, but also adds hints of hard rock and even metal making for one Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) the best here. No Oneone of the three songs co-written by Black Flag bassist Kira Roessler, is another punk song in which is put together nicely and is even complimented better by Boon's remarkable guitar solo.
Roessler also co-wrote the songs Stories and What Is It. Cover songs play a huge part of the album and one of the key signatures to 3-Way Tie For Last. It is personally one of my favorite compositions the band has done, or at least my favorite cover Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) theirs. The Punch Line is the first inch studio album and third record release by influential American punk rock band Minutemen, and the fourth-ever release from SST Records.
After their previous release, Paranoid Time, sold out its copy pressing, Greg Ginn invited the band to record another album. Less than half the length of most LPs, the total playing time for all 18 songs is a mere 15 minutes. The album was an early milestone release for the band and SST. Post-Mersh, Vol. Ballot Result. Minutemen had been Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) a copy of a tape of a live radio performance for the Virgin Vinyl Show they had done in Tucson, Arizona, four songs of which they used for the EP.
The engineer of that particular session later claimed that Minutemen had not got his permission to use the recording and reacted by releasing a bootleg album, Just a Minute Men.
The sudden existence of the bootleg album, which the engineer blatantly promoted through magazines like Spin and Flipside, upset Minutemen enough that the group decided to do an anti-bootleg album, 3 Dudes 6 Sides Ved Murpipa Sitt Ein Bræinnete Katt - Various - Våre Vakreste Vuggesanger - Byssan Lull Studio 3 Live.
The group printed Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) which they passed out to fans during their summer and fall Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) as well as planned to insert into the first pressing of their next studio album, 3-Way Tie; the ballots would determine which songs the band would record Political Nightmare - Minutemen - 3-Way Tie (For Last) the live portion of the album.
The death of guitarist and lead singer D. Boon on December 22, scuttled Minutemen, putting an end to both the band and the planned live album. Introducing The Minutemen. The album is made up of tracks spanning the band's entire career, sampling tracks from all of their studio releases with the exception of the Tour-Spiel EP and the Black Flag-Minutemen collaboration Minuteflag.
Length 16 tracks, Release Date 1 January Related Tags punk aggressive hardcore alternative cover Add tags View all tags. Tracklist Sorted by: Running order Running order Most popular. Buy Loading. More Love this track. Play album Buy Loading. Scrobble Stats? What is scrobbling? Artist images 69 more. The group played funk influenced punk rock music in the early s, never finding or even seeking much mainstream success but influencing many subsequent musicians.
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