Pain Teens

Pain Teens

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This tenth-anniversary reissue of the Pain Teens' eponymous release starts with the unforgettable "Inside Me." Simultaneously, vocalist Bliss Blood paints a picture of inviting sexuality and morbid, chthonic evil. The clamorous, industrial rhythms of guitarist Scott Ayers (Walking Timebombs) contribute admirably. Tapes, fractured drum rhythms and mutant guitar combine to make the Pain Teens sound like a classic dialect between Throbbing Gristle, Einst├╝rzende Neubaten and Henry Cow. Disturbing and haunting, this edition includes tracks off of pre-1988 insanely rare Pain Teens cassette releases. This album is an important work of experimental guitar, sound manipulations and proto-industrial musical ethic. [A bonus track version of the CD was issued in 1998.]

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