Scream – DC Special – VINYL LP


Release 2023

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Scream formed in 1979. Drummer Kent Stacks, bassist Skeeter Enoch Thompson and the brothers Pete and Franz Stahl attended school together in Bailey’s Crossroads, Virginia, when they began to discover the punk and new wave scene in DC and the provocative power of making music. Like most of the punk bands in DC, they were influenced by the Bad Brains, but their rock and roll sensibilities set them apart. In 1982, they went into Inner Ear Studio with Ian MacKaye and Eddie Janney to record Dischord’s first full length album, Still Screaming. Scream followed this with a second full length album, This Side Up, in 1984. The band toured throughout the US and were one of the first US hardcore bands to tour Europe and the UK. [ …] DC Special, will be released in the fall of 2023 on Dischord Records. For this record, Scream invited their extensive music community to help create a unique project that weaves the history of music in Washington DC into the story of the band. Recorded by Don Zientara just weeks before his studio was evicted from its longtime location, the record is rich with both the sounds of Inner Ear and those of friends and musicians who influenced Scream and who shaped DC music over the past six decades. […]

Tracklist :

A1 DC Special Sha La La 2:58
A2 Bored To Life 1:16
A3 Somebody Love 4:45
A4 Hel Nah 3:02
A5 Tum Tum 4:19
A6 Represent 4:31
B1 Dead Cities 3:07
B2 Last Of The Soft 4:19
B3 Vanishing Commissars 3:17
B4 The Flam 3:52
B5 Lifeline 4:43
B6 Call It A Night 0:42

Additional information
Weight 250 g




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