Damn Skippy

Lemon Demon - Damn Skippy
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March 21, 2005 / Release Date
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The last of Lemon Demon’s unreleased records. And with it, I hope, a transition to a new era of his music. Damn Skippy is definitely the cleanest of his early “mixtapey” style LPs but it still leaves much to be desired. The covers at the tail end add nothing to the experience, there’s still a few dead weight originals (including Mr Porta-Potty Man, a strange track that has Neil singing in this weird Jamaican accent) and the vocals, while better than on his debut, still ... read more
This is the first Lemon Demon album I didn't really like. Like yeah it's still ok but it sounds like it tries to emulate the charm from Hip Of The Javabean but it doesn't really succeed outside of a few tracks

Damn Skippy is a surprisingly varied release. Whilst it doesn’t really do much new or exceptionally exciting with the early sounds of Lemon Demon, it does do a lot of things right.

To me, I feel like this album is very similar to Dinosaurchestra except instead of rock music, Lemon Demon looks towards folky village styles to latch onto instead. Both albums go hand-in-hand with each other and are pretty similar production wise and whilst Dinosaurchestra felt like a ... read more
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Track List

  1. Dead Sea Monkeys
  2. Sky Is Not Blue
  3. Pumpkin Pie
  4. When Robots Attack
  5. Geeks in Love
  6. New Way Out
  7. What Will Happen Will Happen
  8. Kitten Is Angry
  9. The Ceiling
  10. Subtle Oddities
  11. Gonna Dig Up Alec Guinness
  12. Flamingo Legs
  13. Ode to Crayola
  14. Rainwater
  15. Smell Like a Cookie All Day
  16. Dizziful Bliss
  17. Word Disassociation
  18. Eventuality
  1. Bicycle Race
  2. Fuzzy
  3. March of the Living Figments
  4. Mothers All Over the World
  5. Mr. Porta-Potty Man
  6. Musical Chairs (Alternate version)
  7. Pirate in a Box
  8. Subtle Oddities (Cheesy synth mix)
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