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Gories, The / Shaw Tapes: Live In Detroit 5/27/88, The
Album:Shaw Tapes: Live In Detroit 5/27/88, The Collection:General
Artist:Gories, The Added:01/2014
Label:Third Man Records 

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Add Date:2014-01-02 Pull Date:2014-03-06 
Week Ending:9 Mar2 Mar23 Feb16 Feb9 Feb2 Feb26 Jan19 Jan
Airplays:22312212

 Recent Airplay
1.Jun 27, 2018:Brownian Motion
Real Cool Time
4.Aug 10, 2014:Stringless Balloon
Nautiloid Reef
2.Aug 11, 2015:Meow
Leavin' Here
5.Mar 06, 2014:Stringless Balloon
I Think I've Had It, Leavin' Here, Nautiloid Reef
3.Jul 03, 2015:Breakaway Bluff
Nautiloid Reef
6.Mar 02, 2014:Funk to Folk
I Think I've Had It

Album Review
Mister Esquire
Reviewed 2014-01-02 
As Reviewed By Mister Esquire.

punky garage revival from the 80's/Animal House -core.
shambolic, drunken(?) dirty garage for a frat, a bar, hipsters being ironic, or people being un-ironically hip. audience is loud and talking all the way through, making the audience for VU's Max's Kansas City seem reserved; making SF audiences seem like....assholes. fuck it: it was the '80's.
(note: White Stripes were so influenced by this band, Jack White decided to release this on his label.)
MR. ESQ. SEZ: MEOW MEOW MEOW MEOW MEOW.
FCC CLEAN (AS FAR AS ANYONE CAN TELL: IT'S UNINTELLIGIBLE).
RIYL: WHITE STRIPES, CRAMPS, EARLY L.A. PUNK, MUMMIES, TOO MANY BANDS THAT INSPIRED/WERE INSPIRED BY- TO MENTION, ET AL.
PLAY; ANY/ALL/RANDOMEOW/SPILL MORE BEER ON ME NOW.
1. surfy instrumental. tape volume goes up 15 secs in.
2. the classic done in most ramshackle glory.
3. so shambolic, it's about to fall over. awesomeow.
4. this album kinda reminds me of 'Germacide.' (look it up.)
5. see track#2 for description.
6. PURR-FECT: see track#2 for description. no, wait! =awesomeow cover of Stooges tune. kills.
7. interesting basher, real fast and furious.
8. PURR-FECT II: also interesting. slow and lurching. hell yeah!: audience banter is hilarious. they try to start song -fail- can hear one guy say 'shut up!' and it just gets funnier.
9. see track#2 for description. noisy, like Germs, Screamers.
10. vintage sounding original. rockabilly blues.
11. cover of song by The Stoics. =killer.
12. see track#2 for description. kills!
13. see track#2 for description. original tacked onto end. also kills.
(and the tape runs out.)

Track Listing
1.Nautiloid Reef 7.Charm Bag
2.Leavin' Here 8.Sovereignty Flight
3.I Think I've Had It 9.Again And Again
4.To Find Out 10.Thunderbird Esq
5.Boogie Chillin' 11.Hate
6.Real Cool Time 12.Train Kept A Rollin'
 13.I Just Wanna Make Love To You/Give Me Love