The CHARISMATICS: Stop Rock and Roll CD Punk. Incl. great cover versions of The Who, Ramones, Blondie, Fugazi. Check sample
Thick, layered punk;Alkaline Trio, Bad Religion, Propaghandi Fugazi, Descendants
The Who’s “”Baba O’Riley””
Fugazi’s “”Public Witness Program””,
Blondie’s “”Rip Her to Shreds””
and the Ramones cover, “”I Wanna Live””
Each of these exhibit the Charismatics’ ability to be faithful to their sources while leaving their personal stamp. The addition of Jill from Jill and the Rippers as lead singer of the Blondie song is a nice touch because a man singing those lyrics would definitely be labelled a misogynist
The insta-classic “”Stop Rock and Roll””, from Dallas punk rockers The Charismatics! This all-covers EP features four excellent renditions of four excellent songs by four excellent artists.
Tracks include The Who’s “”Baba O’Riley””, Fugazi’s “”Public Witness Program””, The Ramones’ “”I Wanna Live””, and Blondie’s “”Rip Her To Shreds””, all blazing renditions approved by the original artists. Co-Produced, Mixed and Mastered by the skillful hands of David Castell, Recorded at Arlington’s Stompbox Studios, and deliciously packaged by Ice Planet Design, “”Stop Rock and Roll”” is pure gold!
The Charismatics ?- Stop Rock And Roll
Label: Ice Planet Records ?- IPZ-002
Format: CD, Mini-Album
1 Baba O’Riley http://myfreemp3.cc/music/The+Charismatics
2 Public Witness Program
3 Rip Her To Shreds
4 I Wanna Live