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Screaming Females - Ugly album

Screaming Females - Ugly album
Performer: Screaming Females
Genre: Rock
Title: Ugly
FLAC album size: 1951
Style: Punk, Indie Rock
Country: US
Released: 2012

Screaming Females - Ugly on Don Giovanni Records.

Album · 2012 · 14 Songs.

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Ugly (Screaming Females album). Ugly is the fifth studio album by Screaming Females, released on April 3rd, 2012 by Don Giovanni Records. The record was self produced by the band and engineered by Steve Albini in his studio Electrical Audio. The group embarked on a national tour to support the album on April 7, 2012. All songs written by Screaming Females (Jarrett Dougherty, Mike "King Mike" Abbate, Marissa Paternoster). It All Means Nothing".

Ugly is the most varied Screaming Females record, as evidenced on tracks like "Leave It All Up to Me", which is full of vaguely psychedelic fretboard mystics. Album closer "It's Nice" is a real change-up, a proper Screaming Females ballad, with Paternoster's vocals showcased over orchestral strings, as she sings, presumably, about not selling out ("If I'm bought and sold, then I'm cruising in on a dead end street"). Hell hath no fury like Paternoster on "High", where she is at her most anxious and intimidating.

Working with Steve Albini on their fifth album, Ugly, Screaming Females take full advantage of the raw, biting sound the famed engineer has become known for. With a sound that sits somewhere between Sleater-Kinney and Dinosaur J. the New Jersey power trio delivers yet another batch of high-energy guitar worship that once again makes a strong case for frontwoman Marissa Paternoster being the second coming of J Mascis. Hooky and riff-heavy, Screaming Females are a refreshingly gnarly band in a time when indie rock seems to be getting increasingly precious.

Screaming Females is an American rock band from New Brunswick, New Jersey. They have released seven full-length albums. The band comprises Marissa Paternoster on guitar and vocals, Jarrett Dougherty on drums, and Mike "King Mike" Abbate on bass. The band has been featured on NPR, Last Call with Carson Daly, and MTV. They have played with bands such as Garbage, Throwing Muses, Dinosaur J. The Dead Weather, Arctic Monkeys, Ted Leo & The Pharmacists and The Breeders.

Ugly ‎(2xLP, Album, RE, Cle). Don Giovanni Records. LP DG 056. Screaming Females. Ugly ‎(14xFile, MP3, Album, 192).

Screaming Females, Ugly.

You would never listen to the Screaming Females if you required calm - if you wanted to be reassured that the world is stable and the ground is level. But their fifth album, Ugly, manages to blend their signature eeriness with catchy, genre-spanning melodies to evoke something both deeply unnerving and intensely satisfying. In the opener, It All Means Nothing, frontwoman Marissa Paternoster immediately grabs your attention with her inimitable vibrato-which comes not only from her voice, but her dueling guitar

Tracklist

A1 It All Means Nothing 4:10
A2 Rotten Apple 2:57
A3 Extinction 3:11
A4 Red Hand 3:52
B5 High 3:57
B6 Expire 3:35
B7 Crow's Nest 2:58
B8 Tell Me No 2:49
C9 Leave It All Up To Me 4:58
C10 Doom 84 7:38
D11 Help Me 4:42
D12 Something Ugly 2:41
D13 Slow Birth 3:38
D14 It's Nice 2:49

Credits

  • Bass – Michael Abbate
  • Drums, Percussion – Jarrett Dougherty
  • Guitar, Vocals – Marissa Paternoster
  • Mastered By – Alan Douches
  • Recorded By – Steve Albini
  • Written-By – Screaming Females

Notes

Gatefold sleeve

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 616822106211

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DG56 Screaming Females Ugly ‎(CD, Album) Don Giovanni Records DG56 US 2012
DG56 Screaming Females Ugly ‎(2xLP, Album, RE, Cle) Don Giovanni Records DG56 US Unknown
DG56 Screaming Females Ugly ‎(2xLP, Album, Tou) Don Giovanni Records DG56 US 2012
LP DG 056 Screaming Females Ugly ‎(14xFile, MP3, Album, 192) Don Giovanni Records LP DG 056 US Unknown
DG56 Screaming Females Ugly ‎(2xLP, Album, RE, Cle) Don Giovanni Records DG56 US Unknown

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