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Shelter - "Perfection Of Desire"

Incredible first release by this now legendary hardcore band. Front man, Ray Cappo enlightens and educates all who have an open enough mind to hear his message. From the first track, "Turn It Around", to the last, every single song is flawless and bleeds sincerity. Considering this album was recorded at Connecticut's own Anthrax club on a shoe string budget, from the recording quality, you would never know it. What Ray started with Youth Of Today, he takes to an entirely new level here with Shelter. Ignore the posers who have no idea what they are talking about (Ray was not in Project X, etc...) and do yourself a favor... buy this record.

I wish we had more bands like this.

Not their best albumn, but still damn good. A fitting theme to a by-gone age.

You guys are idiots

Cappo did start Revelation Records with Jordan, he also started EVR. And I know you like Porcell's guitar work, but he had nothing to do with this record. It was Tom Capone (Bold/Quicksand) and the guys from 76% Uncertain.


Formed: 1990

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '90s, '00s

Shelter -- alongside Snapcase, Strife, Earth Crisis, and Sick of It All -- were one of the biggest hardcore bands of the mid-'90s. Led by singer Ray Cappo through a variety of lineups and stylistic shifts, the group preached Hare Krishna religious concepts and played high-energy rock music to audiences worldwide; looking likely, for a time, to achieve huge crossover success in the mainstream, which never quite materialized. Still, they raised questions never before pondered by punk rock; offering...
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