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Old Gold (1989-91)

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The Best "Best of" album around

Old Gold is a fantastic collection of hard-to-find early material from this little-known and seminal band including tracks from Taint Pluribus Taint Unum, Daddy Has a Tail, Effette & Impudent Snobs and Peacetika (all of but the first were originally released on Amphetamine Reptile records). Minnesota's punk-blues-noise kings present some of their best here in "Bum in the Alley," "By the Throat," "Preyed On," "Dirty Leg".... the entire collection is fantastic. A "best of" of early material. I once caught the Cows opening for Tool in the latter days of the band. They were received poorly by the crowd (which pissed Tool off) but reacted in kind. Imagine a front man standing on his head, dressed in a sailor suit while playing the trumpet with all sorts of detritus flying onstage from an unimpressed crowd. Well, some of us were impressed. Vancouver always seems to have lame concert crowds.


Genre: Rock

Longtime denizens of the Minneapolis rock scene, the Cows are one of America's great degenerate punk rock bands. Starting off as near-total incompetents, they have become more technically polished musicians during the '90s, but their white-hot noise rock has not been tamed one bit. In many ways, the Cows remain as gloriously messy, primitive, and exciting as they were the day they started. Formed in the mid-'80s by idiosyncratic lead singer Shannon Selberg, the Cows appropriated the hardcore guitar...
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Old Gold (1989-91), Cows
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  • $9.99
  • Genres: Rock, Music
  • Released: 1996

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