Limited super-loud, super-heavy double vinyl LP pressing in gatefold-sleeve. Punk 45 charts the rise of underground Punk across the U.S. in the years 1973-1980. Features a collection of seminal, classic, obscure and rare Punk and proto-Punk 45 singles from the likes of Pere Ubu, the Zeros, the Randoms, Electric Eels, the Pagans, the Deadbeats, the Lewd and many more - a lightning rod journey across the states of America - Cleveland, Detroit, Los Angeles, Akron, New Orleans, Philadelphia - tracing the rise of punk music in these various towns and cities. The album comes complete with extensive text, biographies on each of the bands, exclusive photos and original record artwork. The album is released on CD with outsize large booklet.
The Urinals -I'm a Bug
the Normals -Almost Ready
Hollywood Squares -Midnight Strangler
Electric Eels -Agitated
Pere Ubu -The Modern Dance
Randoms -Let's Get Rid Of New York
The Bizarros - Ice Age
The Zeros-Wild Weekend
Tuxedomoon - Joeboy the Electronic Ghost
X Blank X - Your Full of Shit
Flaming Groovies - Dog Meat
Deadbeats - Kill the Hippies
Theoretical Girls - us millie
Skunks - Earthquake Shake
Crash Course In Science -Cakes in the Home
the pagans -not now no way
pastiche - Flash of the moment
The Lewd - Kill Yourself
Johnny Thunders & the Heartbreakers- Chinese Rocks
The Controllers - Neutron Bomb
Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve.
All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Every record is shipped in original factory-applied shrink wrap and has never been touched by human hands.