Self Defense Family DW124v
Self Defense Family
"I'm Going Through Some Shit" b/w "All Fruit is Ripe
7EP

Price: $5.00

Out of Stock


Notify me when this item is in stock
Bookmark and Share

This first installment of Self Defense Family's "Island Series" of recordings. Recorded at Tuff Gong Studio in Kingston Jamaica, these songs capture the unique energy of the legendary studio that Bob Marley founded.

"Heavy" is a odd word to invoke when discussing Self Defense Family. Up to this point, the band could be described as tense and challenging, but rarely heavy in the contemporary sense. On this release a "heavy" impression is unavoidable, as Self Defense Family emotionally engages listeners like few others can.

In both songs that make up the release, discordant melodies dance around plodding/building percussion, while Pat Kindlon's croons animate his trademark lyrical wit. Ultimately all of this ignites their torch of DC influence into the mesmerizing inferno that is so unique to them. Beautiful yet flawed, uplifting, yet at the same time, depressing. Without question, this is human music for those reaching for something unpretentious in a world of posturing and temporary trends. A stunning release that does more in two songs than many bands potentially do in a lifetime.

A free download is available with purchase of this record.

TRACK LISTING:
01. I'm Going Through Some Shit
02. All Fruit is Ripe






Related Item(s):

TOPSHELF072v
Code Orange Kids / Self Defense Family / Tigers Jaw / The World Is...
Split

7"EP

Price: $5.25
DWR187v
Self Defense Family
Two Genuine Oddities From Our Past

Lathe 7"EP

Price: $10.50
PRR006v
Self Defense Family / Goodtime Boys
Split

7"EP

Price: $5.50
DW134v
Self Defense Family
Self Immolation Family b/w World Virgins

7"EP

Price: $5.00
IRP013v
Self Defense Family
You Are Beneath Her

7"EP

Price: $5.00
REWIN010v
Self Defense Family / Stalwart Sons
Split

7"EP

Price: $7.00
HR002v
Axis / Self Defense Family
Split

7"EP

Price: $5.00
RFC038v
Self Defense Family
I Heard Crime Gets You Off

7"EP

Price: $5.25
TRIPLEB044v
Self Defense Family
I Tried To Make Something You Would Enjoy

7"EP

Price: $5.00
RFC082v
Self Defense Family / Meredith Hunter
Split

7"EP

Price: $6.00