X X-ASPIRATIONS 70s AUSSIE RAW ROCK PUNK REMAST CD +3

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  • Sold Date: Dec 09, 2011
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X – X-Aspirations. Aztec Music AVSCD 043. Australian release. SEALED CD. Originally issued in 1980. This remastered edition issued in 2008. Comes in a deluxe foldopen digi-pak with insert booklet with the addition of 3 bonus tracks. MEMBERS: Ian Rilen, Steve Lucas, and Steve Cafiero. Produced by Lobby Loyde. TRACKS: Suck Suck, Present, Simulated Lovers, Police, Revolution, Turn My Head, Good On Ya Baby, Delinquent Cars, Don’t Wanna Go Out, Dipstick, It Must Be Me, Coat Of Green, Waiting, and Batman. BONUS TRACKS : Mother (1984 single), Half Way ‘Round The World (1979, pre-album single), and Mother (previously unreleased version). DESCRIPTION: The story goes that X-Aspirations , their debut album and one of the most important and underrated albums of the punk era in Australia , was recorded in a mere five hours. Formed in Sydney , Australia in September of 1977, shortly after Ian Rilen departed Rose Tattoo. That following May original guitarist Ian Krahe died in his sleep; Rilen, Lucas, and Cafiero decided to continue as a trio with Lucas adding guitar to his vocal duties. In the exhaustive liner notes of this release, which include the few reviews written about X during their heyday, singer Steve Lucas reflects on why the band never shook off the tag of perpetual outsiders. "We never lost that sense of walking in off the street,

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