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Various Artists / Let Them Know: The Story Of Youth Brigade And Byo Records
Album:Let Them Know: The Story Of Youth Brigade And Byo Records Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists Added:11/2009
Label:Byo Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2010-03-21 Pull Date:2010-05-23 
Week Ending:23 May25 Apr18 Apr11 Apr4 Apr28 Mar

Recent Airplay
1.Sat, 22 May 10:Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Bloodstains Across Atherton-RJD Forever/Long Live Rock N' Roll
4.Sat, 10 Apr 10:Kremit The Horn
The Emphysema Machine subs for Rags who's out with what might be the flu
2.Sat, 24 Apr 10:Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Bloodstains Across Atherton
5.Sat, 03 Apr 10:Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Bloodstains Across Atherton-Billy Idol in the Muzak?
3.Sat, 17 Apr 10:Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Bloodstains Across Atherton-So Many Records, So Little Time
6.Thu, 25 Mar 10:Brick

Album Review
Ragnar of Ravensfjord
Reviewed 2010-03-15 
31 Hardcore & Punk, power pop & related bands covering older BYO bands songs (or bands who had at least 1 song on BYO). Namely: 7 Seconds, SNFU, Battalion of Saints, Adolescents, Bad Religion, etc. Pretty good for what it is. This is also a soundtrack to a documentary on the label.

(((((1))))) Ace cover of the 7 Seconds anthemic HC classic.
(((2))) Good & tough Oi!/Street Punk (dunno the original) but this is Paddy from Dillinger Four’s recent band – so it gets points just for that.
(((3))) (FCC “bullshit” sung once) Slow, rock into fast typical NOFX poppy punk played a way more hardcore than usual tempo.
((((4)))) Catchy, very So. Cal punk (tho’ this original was done by Canadians). Lots of Danzig-y vocals & “whoa-whoa”s.
(((5))) (FCC “shits”) Pop-punk with emphasis on the pop – not bad. Way more Weezer-like than say, 7 Seconds.
((6)) Generic ass pop punk with Bad Religion-y vocals. This is the shit that clogged up “punk” in the 90s.
(((7))) Decent 70’s style poppy punk with a good chorus.
((((8)))) Classic U.S. Hardcore sound, dirty, raw & ready to tear your face off!
((((9)))) Another USHC classic, nice intro with echo and good guitar sound, crap drumming tho’.
(((10))) Big bass & chunky guitar sound, catchy chorus. Pretty good.
((11)) Rancid/later Social D., strummy “bar punk”.
(12) Horrible acoustic ballad into mall punk.
((13)) So-so, skinny tie rocker ballad.
((14)) Gravely voice singer with some very 80’s AOR rock mixed with vague pop-punk style. OK I ‘spose.
(((((15)))))) Excellent Pegboy cover – done up perfectly. Hell, extremely close to the original ‘cept more British sounding vocals.
((((16))))) (FCC “shit”) Another early US HC classic done up with nice bass & roughneck vocals.
((((17)))) Fast & speedy crucial HC sound (Canadian not US this time), lots of calls & response vocals. Tho’ sounds like their singing “Fore-head Policy”.
((((18))))) (FCC “fuck” 4x) Good modern US hardcore with some pretty nice vocals & a good guitar break. “Where’s the anger?” EXACTLY!
((19)) So-so, very early 80’s new-wavey punk with faux UK accents.
(20) They Might Be Giants go country. Puke!
(((21))) (FCC “shit” sung once) Poppy, Rancid-y 90’s punk, file in: “stuff the kids like that doesn’t completely suck”.
(((22))) Decent modern obnoxio-punk cover of the Canadian Subhumans. Might be an FCC for “Swallow my piss” and the chorus.
((23)) (FCC “fucking” sung once) Anthemic, like later Ramones but way more messy & confused sounding.
((((24)))) Nice & raw take on the sleazy glam punk tune from the legendary “Somebody’s Gonna Get Their Head Kicked In” compilation.
(((25))) TOO MANY FCCs–AVOID! Otherwise a fine tune.
((26)) Generic gutter punk with good guitars tone.
((((27))))) Mid-paced & very catchy hardcore. Good take on the first Bad Religion uh, “hit”.
(((28))) Pretty cool synth-rock by the main guy (and pal of Boyd Rice) from Alkaline Trio.
((29)) Bruce Springsteen/80’s beer commercial “punk”.
(((30))) Decent & catchy but lo-fi anthemic punk.
(((31))) (FCC “fucked up”) Acoustic, sarcastic folk-pop, not bad. Funny tho' since they're from Reno.

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Bouncing Souls Young Till I Die
2.Off With Their Heads Headlights?Ditch
3.Nofx No More Lies
4.Youth Brigade Misfortune
5.Lagwagon S.O.S.
6.Blue Collar Special Believe In Something
7.Cute Lepers, The Future Dreams
8.Young Governor Domination
9.Pulley Wrecking Crew
10.Pennywise We?Re Gonna Fight
11.Filthy Thieving Bastards It?S Empty
12.American Steel Dead And Broken
13.Johnny Madcap & The Distractions The Ballad Of Johnny X
14.In The Red Little White God
15.Soup Fade Away Shark
16.Dropkick Murphys Fight To Unite
17.Wednesday Night Heroes Foreign Policy
18.Anti-Flag 1000 Miles
19.Complete Control Victoria
20.Old Man Markley We?Re In!
21.Ignorant, The Keep On
22.Subhumans Piss On You
23.Ch3 Scratches & Needles
24.Lower Class Brats Pill Box
25.Briefs, The Who Is Who
26.Krum Bums Hating Every Minute
27.Ashers In The Night
28.Matt Skiba I Scream
29.Nothington All The Way
30.Leatherface Doublewhiskeycokenoice
31.7 Seconds Sink With California