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The B-52's
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8 years, 5 months ago at Jan 29 6:09
The B-52’s self-titled debut is one strange and colorful record, which should be fairly obvious by the Warhol-ish early-60s cover design and color palette. I imagine at the time songs about made-up dances and boogie dancing undersea life were very confusing, especially since exceedingly long, extremely pretentious rockers were hogging all of the airwaves. In fact, even given a New Wave contextâ€... read more
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Description: T T 0 0 This record shook up the snoozing world of rock in 1979, becoming a truly classic disc, one full of landmark moments and heavy with possibilities. Most "real" rockers in the late '70s tried hard to ignore the Sex Pistols and the Clash, claiming the punk tumult was a merely a fad; but fun-loving types couldn't resist the magnificent hooks and grooves of the B-52's debut. They fell into the "new wave" while dancing their tushes off. The magnificent "Rock Lobster" remains unmatched in terms of its relentless, spastic power to move one's feet; ditto "52 Girls," with its nod to '60s ... (more)
Manufacturer: Reprise / Wea
Release date: 25 October 1990
EAN: 0075992739726 UPC: 075992739726
Tags: 1979 (2), New Wave (2), The B-52's (1), Usa (1), Vinyl (1), Rock (1), 1970's (1)
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Favorite Songs of All Time: 1978-1979 (114 music items)

""Rock.Lobster" Runner up: "Planet Claire""


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