History Lesson - Minutemen - Ballot Result (Cassette)

Boon called our lyrics. Like, D. Boon liked Corona beer! But I know, I was there. I wrote the music to The Anchor , but Georgie — he never gave me a title, he always gave me words. And he would write these at work, on the laze, so semi-conscious. Because you can express yourself about different things — concrete things like D.

Boon did, Georgie — dreams. Songs are about transmitting all kinds of information. I actually wrote the song for Michael Jackson to sing. I thought if he sang this song, everyone would know what the Minutemen was about. So I sent it to the management, and I never got a word back. Boon to sing and George to put drums on. By the end of , the Minutemen had become one of the most popular bands in the American underground, a status they only built upon during That year, they delivered the double album Double Nickels on the Dime.

Double Nickels on the Dime was a considerable underground hit, earning substantial college radio play and critical praise; many critics named it one of the best albums of the year. Also in , the band released a collection of outtakes and unreleased material called The Politics of Time on New Alliance Records.

Double Nickels On The Dime. Minutemen January 1, Add to Wishlist. Listen to this album and millions more. The Minutemen continued to release new material throughout and to a mostly local audience. Following the band's breakup, SST Records purchased New Alliance and reissued a number of recordings on compact disc and vinyl.

A compilation album featuring a selection of songs from the band's career, the Watt-compiled Introducing the Minutemen , was released in We Jam Econo , a feature-length Minutemen film, appeared in theaters in February From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

Retrieved Archived from the original on Minuteflag D. Boon and Friends. Mike Watt. Ball-Hog or Tugboat?

Minutemen, Category: Artist, Albums: Buzz or Howl Under the Influence of Heat, The Punch Line, What Makes a Man Start Fires?, Ballot Result, 3-Way Tie (For Last), Singles: Project: Mersh, Joy, Top Tracks: Corona, Viet Nam, Cohesion, History Lesson Part 2, The Glory of Man, Biography: More than any other hardcore band, the Minutemen epitomized the free-thinking independent ideals that formed.

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  1. Indian Cultural Center. Board cassette from Black Flag's "Loose Nut" tour D5 to D7: Philadelphia, PA 12/15/ Love Hall. Audience cassette from the Husker Du/Minutemen mini east coast tour D8, D9: San Pedro, CA 9/ Shed behind George's house on 17th Street. Practice cassette D Torrance, CA 5/22/ Wilson Park. Audience cassette from /5().
  2. If memory serves correct, The Minutemen had plans to record a live album of their fan's favorite songs entitled Ballot Result. However, due to the untimely passing of D. Boon, they were forced to assemble this collection of radio broadcasts, live and rehearsal recordings, and even some studio tracks (when live versions didn't exist)/5(15).
  3. Mar 19,  · Contains many Minutemen 'Classics' such as 'Jesus & Tequila', 'History Lesson pt. 2', and 'The Price of Paradise', a chilling anthem about D's brother and Viet Nam. Almost all of the Minutemen's lyrics were political in some way, and D was a kind soul who really cared about the world and the people who occupied it/5(7).
  4. The discography for the Minutemen, an American punk rock band, includes four studio albums, eight extended plays, one live album and seven compilations.. Formed in by guitarist D. Boon and bassist Mike Watt, the Minutemen signed to the Californian independent record label SST Records at their second concert. Their first extended play, Paranoid Time, appeared later that year, followed by.
  5. Contains many Minutemen 'Classics' such as 'Jesus & Tequila', 'History Lesson pt. 2', and 'The Price of Paradise', a chilling anthem about D's brother and Viet Nam. Almost all of the Minutemen's lyrics were political in some way, and D was a kind soul who really cared .
  6. Profile The Minutemen were a band from San Pedro, California, formed in by childhood friends Dennes "D." Boon (vocals, guitar) and Mike Watt (bass, vocals) following the break-up of their previous band, The neucacentiudersttit.kottdcomolpotkabulksanctymudedesmoi.cogh technically considered a punk rock band, the group frequently added elements of funk and jazz into their songs and would also incorporate classic rock covers.
  7. The Minutemen came to end on December 22, , when D. Boon, at age 27, was killed in automobile accident in Arizona. The following year, a collection of live recordings called "Ballot Result" was released by SST. Following Boon's death, Watt sold New Alliance to SST Records.
  8. Ballot Result é uma coletânea póstuma do Minutemen, uma banda estadunidense de punk neucacentiudersttit.kottdcomolpotkabulksanctymudedesmoi.co de ser uma coletânea, todas as faixas foram gravadas ao vivo. A história do Ballot Result começa em , com o EP Tour-Spiel.O Minutemen havia dado para o Virgin Vinyl Show, uma cópia da fita de uma performance ao vivo que eles haviam feito na rádio.

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