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Red Monkey / Gunpowder, Treason and Plot
Album:Gunpowder, Treason and Plot Collection:General
Artist:Red Monkey Added:10/2001
Label:Troubleman Unlimited 

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1.Fri, 16 Sep 05:Riina
4.Tue, 26 Feb 02:Hannah Mae
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2.Wed, 02 Jul 03:Hannah Mae
Postulate, Then Liberate
5.Tue, 29 Jan 02:Hannah Mae
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3.Tue, 12 Mar 02:Hannah Mae
Four Letter Love
6.Wed, 23 Jan 02:nari
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Album Review
Hannah Mae
Reviewed 2002-10-17 
Pensive punks (ex-Pussycat Trash) with a fine sense of dynamics and a knack for making political lyrics personal and evocative rather than polemical and formulaic (a bit like Fugazi in that respect, as well as in their angular/circular rhythms). Emma "if I can't dance, I don't want to be part of your revolution" Goldman would be pleased.

1. circular bassline, dual f/m vox, nice tempo changes
2. swaying - cool interlocking guitar/basslines
3. rolling, w/handclaps - a more ambiguous answer to Crass's "Bata Motel"? dig the scratchy breakdown!
4. trumpet lends a bit of Dog Faced Hermans feel
5. odd warm guitars
6. sharp guitars, calm confident vox
7. headnodding in an Ex-y way
8. starts and stops, odd (guest) vox
9. Fugazi-ish, spare start, w/trumpet
10. wavering and wiggly, happy revolution - "give a cop a cuddle! how you gonna tame us?"

Track Listing
1.The Jazz Step Forwards 5.Backing and Dirt
2.Spoken Time 6.From Ground Down
3.Essential Nutrients 7.Courage in this Now
4.Bloody Mary 8.Sweeing
 9.Not Certain Positive