What A Time To Be Alive (CD)


Superchunk

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Amoeba Review

02/14/2018

What a time to be a '90s indie rock band. Finding their acerbic style aging more gracefully than the flamboyant hedonism of those classic rock forefathers, many of the slack mothers of the Lollapalooza-era have enjoyed a productive and substantial recording life well into their third decade. Enter Superchunk, who sound as angry in 2018 as they have since their earliest singles. What A Time To Be Alive makes no secret it's a band springing into action after the Trump election, with righteous fury driving tunes such as “Lost My Brain,” “Reagan Youth,” and the title track. Yet for all the rot and rancor, the band’s trademark melodicism and ageless enthusiasm remains intact. Maybe it seems weird that one of the most blistering releases of the Trump-era thus far comes from a middle-aged band, but here’s a secret: your parents are more punk than you are.



Track Listing



Disc 1 Titles
Artist
Length
1.
What A Time To Be Alive
Superchunk 03:45
2.
Lost My Brain
Superchunk 01:36
3.
Break The Glass
Superchunk 03:09
4.
Bad Choices
Superchunk 02:53
5.
Dead Photographers
Superchunk 03:17
6.
Erasure
Superchunk 03:40
7.
I Got Cut
Superchunk 02:48
8.
Reagan Youth
Superchunk 02:21
9.
Cloud Of Hate
Superchunk 01:13
10.
All For You
Superchunk 03:26
11.
Black Thread
Superchunk 04:07

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