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X-RAY SPEX Germfree Adolescents LP Blue/Green Ltd Vinyl NEW 2018

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£29.99
Cat no. RLGM06651PMI
TRACKLISTING

Art-I-Ficial
Obsessed With You
Warrior in Woolworths
Let’s Submerge
I Can’t Do Anything
Identity

Genetic Engineering
I Live Off You
I Am a Poseur
Germ Free Adolescents
Plastic Bag
The Day the World Turned Dayglo

Real Gone Music is proud to present Germfree Adolescents, one of the signature albums of the early (1978) British punk movement, in the format (vinyl!) it belongs and in a color mix (yellow with blue-green splatter!) it demands. The one and only LP release from X Ray Spex and its irrepressible frontwoman Poly Styrene has been deemed by everybody from Greil Marcus to Robert Christgau to Spin to Mojo as one of the greatest punk albums ever made, and for this reissue, we've done it right; besides the colored vinyl, we've reproduced the inner lyric sheet, where you can read Poly's brilliant observations about the plastic, corporate nature of modern society. All of which she sings in a passionate yowl all her own (with Lora Logic among others backing on saxophone); this is not only one of the most penetratingly observant punk records, it's also one of the most passionate, and, surprisingly enough, catchy. Check out "The Day the World Turned Day-Glo" and "Germ Free Adolescents" if it's hooks you're after; if it's righteous anger and a noisy racket you're seeking, every track will do ya. Limited edition of 1200!