Saturday, March 6, 2021

Creeps on Candy - Wonders of Giardia (1999)


Killer noise rock with hardcore tendencies from some dudes who've been involved with a whole bunch of Bay Area hardcore/punk bands over the years. Lands a bit on the more melodic side of the equation without sacrificing intensity or nastiness.

Track listing:
1. Nectar of the Gods
2. Her Song
3. Trial
4. Arena
5. Fish People
6. Porn Habit
7. Apples from Eden
8. Gravity's Angel
9. Truth-Truth-Lust
10. Life War
11. Descent
12. Dr. O
13. Bobby Ray
14. Scorpion Dance in the Floating World


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9 comments:

  1. Thanks a lot for this. I'm a huge Dead & Gone fan but this totally slipped under my radar.

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  2. Thanks
    I completely missed this one
    ....why I still follow a handful of music blogs

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  3. I've got an odd request for you. Do you possibly have Behead the Prophet No Lord Shall Live?

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    1. I just have the LP, is that what you're looking for?

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    2. That's the one! If you wouldn't mind, I'd love to listen to it again.

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  4. It's good to hear this, I probably have heard it once or twice, don't remember. It's always been the "after Dead and Gone" band for me. Their music has always been a noise rock meets bay area punk Econochrist/Neurosis. Well especially the T.V. Baby 12" EP on Prank Records.

    Alternative Tentacles has a good bio on this band, with an impressive "ex members of" list.

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  5. My band The Smites opened for these guys in 1998(7? 6?) in Lafayette, LA and I got this cd from them. Killer live show, nice fellas. Also I love this blog. Cheers!

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