Wednesday, May 17

The Fleshtones - Roman Gods / Upfront EP (2011)

"While much of the Fleshtones' back catalog has been collecting dust for decades in the United States, the rock & roll archivists at Australia's Raven Records have thankfully stepped up and begun reissuing the cream of the band's early output for I.R.S. Records, first with the excellent compilation It's Super Rock Time!: The I.R.S. Years 1980-1985, followed by a two-fer CD featuring the albums Hexbreaker! and Speed Connection: Live in Paris 85 in their entirety. Raven now completes the job with a third CD that features the band's first EP, the five-song Up-Front from 1980, and their first full-length album, 1982's Roman Gods. ..."
W - Up-Front (EP), W - Roman Gods
W - The Fleshtones
YouTube: Roman Gods (Live), I Was a Teenage Zombie, Beautiful Light
YouTube: Roman Gods...Plus (Full Album) 1:19:07