Black Flag – Damaged – Vinyl Record
Damaged is the iconic debut studio album by the American punk rock band Black Flag. Released on December 5, 1981, by SST Records, the album is considered a seminal release in the hardcore punk genre and a defining moment in Black Flag’s discography.
Damaged features a raw and aggressive sound that embodies the spirit of punk rock. The album is characterized by its fast, aggressive guitar riffs, pounding drums, and intense, sometimes confrontational, lyrical content. It explores themes of societal discontent, rebellion, and personal struggles.
Some of the standout tracks on Damaged include “Rise Above,” a defiant anthem that encourages listeners to rise above adversity and oppression, “TV Party,” a satirical critique of mindless television consumption, and “Depression,” a visceral expression of inner turmoil and frustration. Other notable tracks include “Spray Paint,” “Police Story,” and the intense closing track “Damaged I.”
The album’s cover art features a black and white photograph,, evoking a sense of decay and rebellion. The artwork has become an iconic symbol associated with Black Flag and the punk rock movement.
Damaged is highly regarded for its impact and influence on punk and alternative music. It remains a powerful and enduring testament to Black Flag’s raw energy and uncompromising approach to punk rock.
Brand new, never played and still in the factory plastic
Spray Paint The Walls
What I See
Thirsty & Miserable
Gimmie Gimmie Gimmie
Life Of Pain