Sunday, July 31, 2016

Process Of Elimination E.P.

 a repost, by request, originally posted 11/18/09, new rips and scans, enjoy!
   Here's the classic Mid West V/A Process Of Elimination E.P. Their were three pressings (that I know of) of this record. Mine being a third, with the yellow labels. The original Process of Elimination artwork was by Jeff Nelson (Minor Threat/Dischord Records), but got lost in the mail. Early ads for the Process EP featured a completely different mock-up of the cover, presumably based on Jeff's art. My favorite on here is the great early version of Toxic Reason's Riot Squad, with the fix running a close second. The Necros track is cool too. Honestly except for maybe the Mcdonalds track (which I think is a joke) There all good. I didn't have the room to include all of the band bios but, I put links for most of their Myspaces.

Touch & Go Records 1981

1. Necros - Bad Dream
2. Meatmen - Meatmen Stomp
3. Negative Approach - Lost Cause
4. Youth Patrol - Americas Power
5. Toxic Reasons - Riot Squad
6. Violent Apathy - I Can't Take It
7. Mcdonalds - Miniature Golf
8. The Fix - No Idols

♫♫♫..They'll Take You Away...♫♫♫

Benwah Torpedos (Fingerprints Single)

a repost, by request, originally posted 9/15/10, new rips and scans, enjoy!
  After searching the web for a while, I basically came up empty on this one. I can tell you, the band was from Philadelphia, and the single is from 1981, that's it. Both tracks are great, Pop/Punk, that's well produced. I found the b side a few places on the web,(I think it was comped, on one of the Hyped To Deaths) but I prefer Fingerprints, I really like the intro. Anyway, as usual, any info you may have is always appreciated.

Dead Stan Records 1981

1. Fingerprints (Love Addict)
2. Debbie's Like London


The Rudies (Sherri Goodbye Single)

a repost, by request, originally posted 2/05/11, new rips and scans, enjoy!
   The Rudies were a late 70's outfit from NYC, who named themselves after a reference on a Vivian Stanshall (Bonzo Dog Band) album. The original lineup was: Ed Ryan, (Guitar, Vocals) Razz, (Drums) and Mark Charles Lamendola, (Bass, Vocals). In 1978, they added John Maguire on, (Guitar, Vocals) and became a four piece. I think this was their only record, but I'm not sure. Go check out their MYSPACE PAGE.

Badge Records 1980

1. Sherri Goodbye
2. Macho Man

♫♫♫...Why Can't I Let You Go...♫♫♫