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Killing Joke – Killing Joke – Vinyl Record

 

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Killing Joke – Killing Joke – Vinyl Record

Killing Joke’s self-titled debut album is a forceful and enigmatic creation that emerged from the post-punk era of the early 1980s. Released on August 5, 1980, the album stands as a testament to the band’s uncompromising and darkly atmospheric sound.

From the opening track “Requiem,” Killing Joke captivates listeners with its relentless energy and aggressive guitar-driven sound. The album pulses with a sense of urgency, fueled by pounding rhythms and Jaz Coleman’s haunting vocals that effortlessly shift between raw intensity and brooding introspection.

Tracks like “Wardance” and “The Wait” epitomize the band’s ability to create an atmosphere of restless tension, merging punk’s rebellious spirit with an almost gothic sensibility. With “Complications,” Killing Joke delves into a sonic assault that captivates and challenges listeners in equal measure.

Upon its release, Killing Joke’s self-titled album drew mixed reactions, but its enduring impact cannot be denied. The band’s blend of post-punk, industrial, and gothic elements has left an indelible mark on the alternative music landscape, influencing a diverse range of artists across various genres.

Prepare to be immersed in a world where darkness and intensity converge, as Killing Joke’s debut asserts its place as a pivotal and influential work in the post-punk canon.

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Track Listing
Requiem
Wardance
Tomorrow’s World
Bloodsport
The Wait
Complications
S.O.36
Primitive

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