Never Tell Gordon Gano. Trackbacks are closed, but you can post a comment. Audio CD, June 8, “Please retry”. Your Amazon Music account is currently associated with a different marketplace. They are funny, positive, and upbeat ultimately. The Christian-related lyrics on Hallowed Ground were thought by some to be ironic, but Gano is a devout Christian. Cd is in excellent condition.

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Violent femmes hallowed ground to Know Us. Image Unavailable Image not available for Color: Or at least it is my personal favorite. The Femmes are nothing if not true to themselves, and Hallowed Ground is a testament to their tenacity, courage, and sheer obliviousness to industry ogling. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. He said he didn’t want to be playing in a band that was expressing something that he felt so vehemently against. Showing of 36 reviews. Customers who bought this item also bought.

The thing about confusion is that it often sours into hostility. Gordon Gano’s voice is just like no other, and the songs are a great mix of gospel, punk-country, murder ballads Hallowed Ground Studio album by Violent Femmes.


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Before the decade had ended the band had reconvened, but to my ear most of the early spark had been lost as they quickly became an Alternative institution based almost wholly on a few songs from that first record. The Blind Leading the Naked This page was last edited on 21 Decemberat Have one to sell? Vinyl, October 17, Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1.

A true rite of passage, it was also an LP violent femmes hallowed ground ubiquitous that Violent femmes hallowed ground have no recollection of hearing it for the first time; once someone was identified as belonging to the great brigade of young non-conformists it was inevitable that a more experienced member of this community would lend a helping hand and expose the newcomer to the alluring strains of Midwestern anxiety.

Terms and conditions apply. Curiously, the record by the band that instilled the most embarrassment, or discomfort, or misunderstanding, or even hostility in the decade of its release is the document that stands up best today. Audio, Cassette “Please retry”.


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Ganothe son of a Baptist minister, may wear his faith like a badge of honor, but it’s a badge, not violent femmes hallowed ground shield, and what keeps the songs so volatile is the fact that they’re filtered through the eyes, ears, heart, and loins of a teenager. Write a customer review. For not all disaffected kids dug the Femmes back then. MP3 Music, November 21, “Please retry”. In a interview, Ritchie revealed Hallowed Ground was the band’s favorite album, [6] and singled out “Never Tell” as his favorite song to play.

I’m not really a country fan, but this is country punk and the Violent Femmes first two CD’s are really cool.