PHONE JERKS: Can’t Stand the Maritimes: 7”

May 23, 2017

Here’s an old fashioned one-sider with three songs on one side. These would pop up occasionally, but it was a trademark of Rip Off Records’ singles in the ‘90s. I always wondered how much money was saved leaving one side of a single blank. Either way, I appreciated the brevity. If you’re into Rip Off-style singles, this is a must-have. Three blasters of overdriven guitar moving at Teengenerate speed. All the songs are great. Density prevails. One to look out for if you’re into punk’n’roll. –Billups Allen (Goodbye Boozy,