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Wax Idols - No Future

Wax Idols - No Future
Wax Idols - No Future
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Hozac Records (HZR-09)
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Release Date: 10/2011
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"...Wax Idols are a band with definite appeal and a some knack for hooks, yet their debut No Future too closely recreates the feeling of putting six or so hopelessly obscure garage 45s on a stack spindle and just letting it run. Yes, there are fresh nuggets..." (

"...'Hotel Room' and 'Sand In My Joints' are sub two minute blasts of garage punk to get you pogoing around the bedroom and spitting at your relatives. They'll shake you out of your post summer torpor quicker than a sea breeze in a hurricane zone. But if No Future was just a collection of short, sharp, ear splitting punk it could easily get tiring over the length of a whole album. Fortunately the band mix it up with tracks like 'Grey Area' which sounds like Blondie circa Parallel Lines, 'Uneasy' which has echoes of The Dandy Warhols and 'Gold Sneaker' which owes as much to the Bangles as Sleater Kinney. The latter almost strays into Britpop territory long deserted by British bands. It reminds me of the once moderately successful but largely forgotten British, bratish punkish upstarts Kenickie famous for spawning the ubiquitous presenter Lauren Laverne..." (Read more:

Track List

A1 Dead Like You    
A2 Hitman    
A3 Dilno    
A4 Gold Sneakers    
A5 Nothing At All    
A6 Hotel Room    

B1 Human Condition    
B2 Bad Future    
B3 Uneasy    
B4 Sand In My Joints    
B5 Grey Area

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