Washington’s Punk Legends BAD BRAINS Released Their Mental Hardcore Debut LP 40 Years Ago Today

Back in time

5 February 2022

Who: Outspoken and barbed wire
punked-up force from Washington D.C.

Active: 1976–1995, 1998–present
Works: 9 studio LPs with Into The Future (2012)
as the most recent one.

Anniversary album: BAD BRAINS
(Also known as The Yellow Tape or Attitude: The ROIR Sessions)

AllMusic / Mark Deming said: “The songs and the performances are dazzling
and inspiring in their fury, and Bad Brains remains the gold standard of American
hardcore, a warp-speed cry of rage and hope.”
Full review here. Score: 4.5/5.

Turn Up The Volume: A merciless blast of utter madness and in-your-face
detonation with a series of boiling brainbreakers and a bit of dub reggae here
and there to catch your breath.

Stream full album…

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