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Suicide Limited Vinyl LP

Suicide

Label: BMG Rights Management
Release Date: 21 July 2017
Format: LP Vinyl

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Suicide Self Titled Limited Vinyl LP

Overview:
By the Summer of 1969 the US hippie dream lay in tatters but the cultural influence exerted by New York City would echo loudly through the decades that followed and no louder than it did with the incendiary electronic NYC duo, Suicide, who came to notoriety nearly a decade later. If dismissive at first, the music press have gone through something of a dramatic U-turn in more recent years with many mainstream publications now regarding Suicide’s 1977 debut as a stone cold classic. It sits at #39 in Pitchfork’s Top 100 Albums Of The 1970s; it placed at #441 in Rolling Stone’s 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time; and reached #236 in NME’s The 500 Greatest Albums Of All Time. Four decades later, we are only just now counting the positive cost of their influence across genres such as techno, noise, electro clash, goth, synth pop, psych and industrial. However, a sense of their vital impact can be discerned from the number of cover versions of Suicide tracks there are delivered by the likes of Pearl Jam, Bruce Springsteen, Peaches and R.E.M. Elsewhere they have had been praised widely by Nick Cave, Jim Thirlwell and M.I.A. and count Jason Pierce (Spacemen 3/ Spiritualized), Lydia Lunch, Nik Void of Factory Floor and Savages as fans. This Art Of The Album edition of Suicide sees the record remastered and presented in its original form and packaging, with in-depth liner notes covering the context, craft, impact and legacy of the album.

Featured Tracks:
Side 1
1. Ghost Rider Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
2. Rocket USA Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
3. Cheree Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
4. Johnny Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
5. Girl Suicide 2017 Remastered Version

Side 2
1. Frankie Teardrop Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
2. Che Suicide 2017 Remastered Version
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