Colossal Youth

Young Marble Giants - Colossal Youth
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Based on 9 reviews
1980 Ratings: #14 / 108
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Based on 65 ratings
1980 Ratings: #13
February 1, 1980 / Release Date
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fubaru00
85
great concept executed greatly
GabrielDiablo
96
Amazing
MasterCrackfox
83
See, like, this is some really solid post-punk/new wave-y tunes. This is right on the cusp of the 80s vibe while still being pretty dynamic and different from what was to come from that era in music. The album pretty largely follows a similar formula, but diverts from that formula from time to time to keep the interest level up. I expect to keep coming back to this one from time to time, as it was a bigger surprise to me than a lot of other albums from my recent listening.

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Track List

  1. Searching for Mr. Right
  2. Include Me Out
  3. The Taxi
  4. Eating Noddemix
  5. Constantly Changing
  6. N.I.T.A.
  7. Colossal Youth
  8. usic for Evenings
  9. The Man Amplifier
  10. Choci Loni
  11. Wurlitzer Jukebox
  12. Salad Days
  13. Credit in the Straight World
  14. Brand - New - Life
  15. Wind in the Rigging
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Added on: April 14, 2013