The Living End [Japan Bonus Tracks]

Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Every generation has their own rockabilly cats to call their own. The original sound and intent gets diluted throughout the years, but the sight of tattooed, backwoods greasers with pompadours remains a beloved rock & roll image. In the '90s, nobody did it better than the Reverend Horton Heat, but Melbourne, Australia, natives the Living End give the good reverend a run for his money on their self-titled American debut. True, the Living End's sound owes far more to the Ramones than it does to Eddie Cochran or even the Clash, but they've cleverly appropriated certain rockabilly signatures -- most ridiculously, the upright acoustic bass -- that give their ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Every generation has their own rockabilly cats to call their own. The original sound and intent gets diluted throughout the years, but the sight of tattooed, backwoods greasers with pompadours remains a beloved rock & roll image. In the '90s, nobody did it better than the Reverend Horton Heat, but Melbourne, Australia, natives the Living End give the good reverend a run for his money on their self-titled American debut. True, the Living End's sound owes far more to the Ramones than it does to Eddie Cochran or even the Clash, but they've cleverly appropriated certain rockabilly signatures -- most ridiculously, the upright acoustic bass -- that give their homage to the golden age of punk a bit of charm. That would be enough to elevate them above many of their contemporaries, but they happen to rock harder and write better songs than many late-'90s punkers, and that's enough to make The Living End a guilty pleasure for old-school punk fans. For younger listeners, it's just simply a good rock record. [The Japanese release adds an untitled bonus track.]
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 5/2/2000
  • Label: Wea Japan
  • EAN: 4943674006403
  • Catalog Number: 10333

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Prisoner of Society (3:49)
  2. 2 Growing up (Falling Down) (3:54)
  3. 3 Second Solution (2:58)
  4. 4 West End Riot (3:50)
  5. 5 Bloody Mary (3:41)
  6. 6 Monday (3:29)
  7. 7 All Torn Down (4:06)
  8. 8 Save the Day (2:54)
  9. 9 Trapped (3:25)
  10. 10 Have They Forgotten (3:11)
  11. 11 Fly Away (2:49)
  12. 12 I Want a Day (2:27)
  13. 13 Strange (3:59)
  14. 14 Closing In (3:01)
  15. 15 [Untitled Track] (3:17)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
The Living End Primary Artist
Chris Cheney Guitar, Vocals
Scott Owen Vocals, Upright Bass
Technical Credits
Stephen Marcussen Mastering
Don C. Tyler Digital Editing
Michinari Yamada Liner Notes
Lindsay Gravina Producer, Engineer
Craig Preston Artwork
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