Poison ideass hardcore punk two fingers in the air classic is reissue and louder than wars nathan brown relistens. The music in this is crazy 2 cds full of poison idea. Kings of punk is the title of the third release and first lp by hardcore punk band poison idea, released in 1986 through pusheads pusmort records label. Here is what needs to be said for poison idea s place in the pantheon of hardcore punk. Southern lord to release 2 cd reissue of poison ideas kings of punk one of my all time favourite bands poison idea are getting the reissue treatment yet again from southern lord records. It was rereleased by reflexwolfpack records in 2003 on a limited vinyl pressing. That the kings of punk probably the last great punk rock outfit in americaneeded to announce themselves even in jest in their hometown is, in itself, punk. Cranks members originally broke their ground through well known sydney acts such as toe to toe, s. Poison idea kings of punk is a different sort of animal. War all the time, by poison idea midheaven mailorder. Kings of punk explicit by poison idea on amazon music. Listen free to poison idea kings of punk lifestyles, short fuse and more. Bloated edition includes 42 bonus songs of live soundboard recordings from 19841986.
Part of me wishes it was mixed a little better, but messing with those aspects of punk rock usually end with poor results. In 2006 they released latest will and testament, released shortly after pig champions death. Pig champion is the greatest american hardcore guitarist of all time. It was rereleased by reflex wolfpack records in 2003 on a limited vinyl pressing. It was rereleased by reflexwolfpack records in 2003 on a limited vinyl pressing track listing. Oct 20, 2019 jerry a once wrote that poison idea started hardcore here in portland and will also finish it here in portland. They officially disbanded as of january 1, 2017 and reunited in 2018.
Taking influence from punk and hardcore across the spectrum their sound falls somewhere between kings of punk era poison idea, land speed era husker du with some italian hardcore style wildness thrown in for good measure. They were marred by the lack of a sexy locale, a hypercompetitive era, and personal demons. Poison idea kings of punk 1986 american hardcore punk band formed in portland oregon download. That the kings of punkprobably the last great punk rock outfit in americaneeded to announce themselves even in jest in their hometown is, in itself, punk. Kings of punk by poison idea, released 27 november 20 1.
Poison idea kings of punk lyrics and tracklist genius. Poison idea kings of punk bloated edition southern lord. Discover more music, concerts, videos, and pictures with the largest catalogue online at. Kings of punk, a well fitting title for poison idea s 1986 release. Great for fans of the exploited, unruled, a global threat, bad brains etc. Anarcho punk band from somerset england download the mob. Perhaps because the band was still fairly new, the overall sound is typical of mid80s hardcore, especially in the production department. The band originally dissolved in 1993, but has been playing intermittently since 1998. Kings of punk is a barely contained blast of rage and animosity, which is all the more effective for the fact it lasts a mere 26 minutes. In the next few years, poison ideas lineup mainly the rhythm section changed.
Were also hosting the biggest online database of anarchist punk music albums downloads. Poison idea kings of punk bloated edition 20, cd discogs. Simply a must for poison idea fans worldwide and any fan of 80s hardcore punk. This band sounds instantly classic and new simultaneously, which is a difficult thing to do with hardcore punk in 2012. Find poison idea discography, albums and singles on allmusic. Available for the first time on lp in over 20 years, tko is bringing you poison ideas seminal second lp from 1987war all the time. Their music has evolved from fastpaced indie rock and postpunk in the vein of their most obvious influences the cure, the damned, wire or gang of four to more varied forms. This is classic catchy memorable loud and distorted punk fucking rock with a nod to motorhead and a stoogesmc5 edge to it. Search for more examples and youll discover lots of different stuff. This month, tko records kicks off the much anticipated poison idea kings of punk reissue series with darby crash rides again. This lp collects twentynine tracks from the bands earliest days.
Poison idea pick your king ep 1983, portland, oregon. Kings of punk, a well fitting title for poison ideas 1986 release. In 1986 they proclaimed themselves the kings of punk. Rare and obscure punk and oi cds free mp3 downloads. Poison idea is an american punk rock band formed in portland, oregon, united states, in 1980. Found an old blogspot site with a bunch of 80s punk.
May 29, 2014 cranks members originally broke their ground through well known sydney acts such as toe to toe, s. The ambitiouslytitled kings of punk was poison ideas first fulllength record, following a demo and a couple of ep releases. After previously reissuing the albums darby crash rides again and the fatal erection years southern lord will now reissue kings of punk with bonus added live. Poison idea had been kicking around since 1982, which i guess makes them a secondgeneration hc band, as the whole movement was well into full swing by then. Kings of punk explicit by poison idea on amazon music unlimited.
Poison ideas landmark 1986 full length restored and remastered to its full power via double cd on southern lord. Most of it seems to be pretty obscure stuff, but i really dont have that good of an idea. Found an old blogspot site with a bunch of 80s punk albums free to download, and thought id share the wealth. Looking for music compilations containing poison idea. Kings of punk is the third release and first lp by hardcore punk band poison idea, released in 1986 through pusheads pusmort records label. The wedding present are an rock group formed in leeds, england in 1985. Here is what needs to be said for poison ideas place in the pantheon of hardcore punk. American hardcore punk band formed in portland oregon download dule. It looks like poison idea now has an official facebook page. Sep 30, 2010 kings of punk, a well fitting title for poison idea s 1986 release. This is arguably the best album that the portland, oregon outfit released and that argument continues between punk rockers on a frequent. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet.
This rare record was released on sparkling records and is a pretty chanson which should be enjoy in a. Part of me wanted to assail them for not recognizing one of the best ever, but then i thought about how nothing i could say would be as good as what the pi guys themselves could. Poison idea were a heavyweight of the us punkhardcore scene in the late 80s and early 90s, somewhat less so with the demise of pig champion, their supersized in every way conceivable guitarist. Poison idea record collectors are pretencious assholes.
Loaded with liner notes and neverbeforeseen photos. They came across the poison idea section and started grousing about how fat and disgusting they were. Poison ideakings of punk is a different sort of animal. Feb 28, 2011 poison idea pick your king ep 1983, portland, oregon. Alternative poprock alternativeindie rock punk revival hardcore punk heavy metal punk metal. With classic albums like kings of punk and the immortal feel the darkness, poison idea raised the bar for ballsout punk rock with a discernible metal edge, receiving plaudits from across the heavy music spectrum along the way, not least when their songs were covered by both pantera and machine head during the 90s.