Half Japanese - Overjoyed (Ltd Col.)

Half Japanese - Overjoyed (Ltd Col.)
Half Japanese - Overjoyed (Ltd Col.) Half Japanese - Overjoyed (Ltd Col.)
Format: Vinyl (LP) 
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Label (Code): Joyful Noise Recordings (JNR151)
Special Attributes: Limited to 1000 copies on bone white vinyl w/ blue splatter.
Release Date: 09/2014
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"Ignoring musical conventions like chords, rhythms, melody, and song structure, the brothers pioneered DIY and Lo-Fi punk aesthetics simply by being themselves..." (

"But while intrinsic weirdness and an off-kilter worldview make the inclusion of those two chocolate lakes a little less surprising, it’s indicative of the goofy dad tone that comes ringing out of Fair’s performance. Part of that comes from the fact that this is one of the cleanest-sounding Half Japanese albums, a remarkably far cry from the scraped and charred cult masterpiece Half Gentlemen/Not Beasts, or the broken jazz of Loud. That makes sense, though, given that Overjoyed comes over 30 years later, 13 years after even their most recent album. Fair is 60 now, so toning down the hard-scrabble intensity and growing into a new sound would only be natural..." (Read more:
Track List

A1 In It's Pull
A2 Meant To Be That Way
A3 Brave Enough
A4 Do It Nation
A5 The Time Is Now

B1 Our Love
B2 Shining Star
B3 Each Other's Arms
B4 Overjoyed And Thankful
B5 We Are Sure
B6 As Good Can Be
B7 Tiger Eyes

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