Dance with Me is the first full-length album by the American hardcore punk band T. True Sounds of Libertyreleased in though Frontier Records. While the band's eponymously titled debut EPreleased earlier that year, had been filled with radical leftist lyrics, Dance with Me moved away from politics in favor of horror film - and gothic -inspired subject matter. The album includes T.
Following the release of the T. They beat people up. Friedman and Edward Colver. The album was released through Frontier in as catalog number FLP Lyrically, Dance with Me Si Se Calla El Cantor - Various - Argentina 71 from the radical leftist political themes of the band's debut EP in favor of horror film - and gothic -inspired topics. Their self-titled EP with 'Abolish Government' was lauded for its political conviction.
By[singer Jack Grisham ] was smearing makeup on his face to affront the surf punks, and people called it ' goth '. EP, and already had some of the Dance with Me material in their repertoire before recording the EP but withheld it for later use:.
People talk about how T. But we had all those Die For Me - T.S.O.L. - Dance With Me before we did the first EP. If you look on the first EP cover, my hair's sticking straight up, I'm At My Most Beautiful - R.E.M. - Up some Frankenstein suit, and I've got black makeup all over my eyes.
We knew Posh Boy was gonna burn us, but we wanted to put out a record. So it was like, 'Let's give him these, and we'll save the good stuff for later. Yeah, we dug up some graves but we dug up graves even before the first record.
All that crap, like breaking into mortuaries, we'd done that Little Drops Of Heaven - Pretty Maids - It Comes Alive - Maid In Switzerland. Look at the first T. We'd steal the PA and spraypaint Die For Me - T.S.O.L. - Dance With Me altars.
Photographer Edward Colver, who contributed photos for the album's insert, remarked "Back then, we called it death rock. It wasn't called goth yet. They all wore lots of pancake makeup and pissed off a lot of the punk rockers in the process. Dance with Me had little in common with the T. Its cavalcade of moods and themes was kept on track by the dark authority of the playing. A spooky mood prevails on Dance with Meunderlined by a graveyard scene on the cover.
The album inhabits Die For Me - T.S.O.L. - Dance With Me Halloween fun-house hall of horrors on the title song and "Code Blue", in which Grisham plays a necrophiliac giving a hilarious, if explicit, account of his preferences. It veers toward film noir for the cloak-and-dagger mystery "Triangle" and encompasses earnest accounts of embattled individualism. In the wake of the s punk rock revivalDance with Me was re-released in with slightly altered artwork through Epitaph Recordswho had also released albums by Grisham and guitarist Ron Emory 's band The Joykiller.
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