Tag: Post Punk

Joy Division – “Unknown Pleasures”

Joy Division – “Unknown Pleasures”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes:  “A Factory Records Product” Personal Review:  So, Joy Division is simply one of the greatest post punk bands of all time, and Ian Curtis was one of the most talented song writers of the 1970’s. This is his masterpiece.  The A-Side opens with the song “Disorder” and from the opening... Read More »

Chandra – “Transportation”

Chandra – “Transportation”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  So, Chandra Oppenheim was a 12 year old girl in the 1980’s, whose father Dennis Oppenheim – a conceptual artist, who teamed up with members of The Dance to create this girl fronted punk EP.  So, the EP opens with the track “Opposite” which starts with some weird... Read More »

Killing Joke – “Killing Joke”

Killing Joke – “Killing Joke”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  I don’t think I really know anything about Killing Joke, and I only got this album because I really liked the cover and though the song titles on the back were in Ukrainian.  The album opens with the track “Requiem” and we seem to be off to... Read More »

Adam and the Ants – “Stand & Deliver!”

Adam and the Ants – “Stand & Deliver!”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review:  This is the one Adam Ant song that got me into loving Adam Ant as much as I do, though I really don’t have as much Adam Ant in my collection as I’d like to – I do have every album digitally.  So, the A-Side opens with... Read More »

Christian Death – “Only A Theatre of Pain”

Christian Death – “Only A Theatre of Pain”The Sleeve: The Liner/Sleeve Notes: None. Personal Review: So, this is like one of my all time favorite records – I absolutely love Christian Death – as well as Rozz Williams and Rikk Agnew. So, this is the best. The A-Side opens with the song “Cavity – First Communion” – which starts with some church... Read More »