Poor Old Lu - Sin Audio Samples Available

Sin by Poor Old Lu

Cross Rhythms Rating: 8/10
CD: Album
Tags: Rock, CD, Album, Recommended, Top Rated
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Condition: Used - Very Good

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  1. 1. Complain
  2. 2. Bones Are Breaking
  3. 3. My World Falls Down
  4. 4. Slow
  5. 5. I Am No Good
  6. 6. Thoughtless
  7. 7. Hope For Always
  8. 8. Where Were All Of You
  9. 9. Bliss Is
  10. 10. Cannon-Fire Orange
  11. 11. Ring True
  12. 12. Sickly
  13. 13. Come To Me
  14. 14. Necklace
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Reviewed by Tony Cummings

Take a large chunk of Corbannesque rock (yep, these guys come from Seattle too), add a bit of punk, a pinch of industrial and a touch of zaney Terry Taylor madcapness (like on the silly "Canon Fire Orange") and you have another gritty, noisy and brash set from America's Christian underground. Out in the States in 1994 and now belatedly in the UK shops, 'Sin' offers lyrics that at times pull no spiritual punches - "Ring True" ("My strength is dead/I hope instead/On every word he's said") and at times surreal streams of consciousness diatribes like "Slow" ("It's all chasing, racing/Often crazy/Does it show?/Grab me that I might be awake"). Lead vocalist Scott Hunter snarls and chokes, guitarist Aaron Sprinkle's guitar roars with cacophonous energy and there's even a quite inexplicable sample from a telephone answering machine about a missing necklace on the close. Riveting.

Style: Rock
Cross Rhythms Product Code: 2138
Product Format: CD
Content Type: Album
Cat. Code: Alarma FLD9496
Items: 1
Release Date: 1994
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