Back in the USA

MC5 - Back in the USA
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A masterpiece that concentrates the fun of rock and roll.


The Ramones must have LOVED this album! The songwriting is exactly the same! Early 60s catchy teen/high school rock with hooks galore. The only difference is that it's less speedy and doesn't have those choogling locomotive fuzz guitars. And it's not about sniffing chainsaws and beating on the basement. And five million other differences. Otherwise, it's EXACTLY liike my beloved Ram Jam.

Did somebody say "liike"? Because I sure "liike" Takahashi Miike!

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Track List

  1. Tutti Frutti
  2. Tonight
  3. Teenage Lust
  4. Looking at You
  5. High School
  6. Call Me Animal
  7. Let Me Try
  8. The American Ruse
  9. Shakin' Street
  10. The Human Being Lawnmower
  11. Back in the U.S.A.
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Added on: June 24, 2013