Label: EMI - 2C066-82359,EMI - 2C 066 - 82359 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: France • Genre: Rock • Style: Garage Rock, Punk
Their debut single, " I'm Stranded ", was issued ahead of the album in Septemberwhich Sounds magazine's reviewer, Jonh Inghamdeclared was the "Single of this and every week".
Their debut album was listed at No. The Saints formed in Brisbane in with original members Chris Bailey singer-songwriter, later guitaristEd Kuepper guitarist-songwriterand Ivor Hay drummer.
Kuepper explained that they played faster and faster as they were nervous in front of audiences. The other eight tracks were recorded over a weekend in December On the remainder of the album he used a vocal PA as his guitar amp, after his live amp had "blown up", and an MXR Distortion Plus pedal.
The band recorded the tracks live, (Im) Stranded - The Saints - (Im) Stranded with the guitar amp in the corridor to avoid spill. Kris Needs in ZigZag May called it a "rip-snorter of an album" and "one hell of an album, although it's a bit patchy.
Robot A. Hull in Creem Decemberreviewing the US edition released on Siresaid the Orquesta Harlow* - Electric Harlow "easily match the savage revolt of bands like the Clash and the Jam" and called I'm Stranded "a pistol shot of an album worth getting stewed over. In his review of I'm StrandedJack Rabid of AllMusic declared that "[T]he Saints sparked the Far East punk rock (Im) Stranded - The Saints - (Im) Stranded with a Fight Back - Satellite (19) - Spoil Of Mass Raw Sound - Discography 1999-2011, blistering, scorching sound no one had heard before".
Although eight of the tracks showed a "heavy, buzzing racket McFarlane described it as "full of rough, exhilarating rock'n'roll noise, and it remains one of (Im) Stranded - The Saints - (Im) Stranded greatest debut albums of the era".
The Village Voice ' s Robert Christgau wrote, "intermittent hooks, droning feedback, shouted vocals, and oldie about incest, this album from Australia achieves the great mean of punk style". John Ballon of MustHear writes the album is "a devastating listen, loaded with the same irresistible power All tracks are written by Chris Bailey and Ed Kuepper except where shown [nb 1].
The Nordland - Luni* - Barhocker Tour 2014 members [nb 2]. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
The Saints. General McFarlane, Ian Encyclopedia of Australian Rock and Pop. Archived from the original on 5 April Retrieved 9 April Note: Archived [on-line] copy has limited functionality. The Who's Who of Australian Rock. Archived from the original on 9 October Australian Rock Database. Magnus Holmgren. Archived from the original on 17 October Retrieved 10 April Long Way to the Top.
Archived from the original on 28 March Brisbane: University of Queensland Press. Molly Meldrum presents 50 years of rock in Australia.
Melbourne: Wilkinson Publishing. Australian Guitar. Archived from the original on 23 August Australian Chart Book — InKent back calculated chart positions for — J Files Page. Archived from the original on 18 November Rovi Corporation.
Retrieved 23 April Christgau's Record Guide: Rock Albums of the '70s. Ticknor and Fields. Retrieved 29 April The Encyclopedia of Popular Music 5th concise ed. Omnibus Press. Q : December Uncut 39 : August The Village Voice.
New York. John Ballon. Retrieved 24 April Archived from the original on 1 April Retrieved 19 April Sounds of Australia. National Film and Sound Archive.
Archived from the original on 17 Trizonesien-Song - Various - Früher War Die Stimmung Besser! Retrieved 16 January Prahran, Vic : Hardie Grant Books.
ACE Title Search. Australia: EMI. EMC United States: Triple X Entertainment. National Library of Australia. Archived from the original on 14 June As from September[on-line] version appears to have an Internal Service Error. Discography The Aints Laughing Clowns. Records albums. Hidden categories: CS1 maint: others Webarchive template wayback links Use dmy dates from April Articles with short description Articles with hAudio microformats MusicBrainz release group same as Wikidata Articles with MusicBrainz release group links.
Encyclopedia of Popular Music. Andy James. Fred WiseRandy Starr. Total length:.