01. Baile De Los Locos

02. Here We Are Again

03. My Soul Is Sick

MP304. Bulletproof

05. Elephantitis

06. Los Hombres No Llorah

07. Nazican

MP308. Freeballin

09. Motel Six

10. The Kids Will Have To Pay

11. Nowhere Left To Go

12. This Ain't No Disco



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Baile De Los Locos
Voodoo Glowskulls

Back in the day, the Greeks had these wild parties in honor of the god Dionysus. Later on, the Celts invented Mayday, a k a Beltane, another holiday meant for dancing around and acting crazy. Now, we have skapunk. And sure enough, the titles of the new Voodoo Glow Skulls album translates as "dance of the crazy people." But it's a good crazy. Hailing from a particularly dismal SoCal clime, Voodoo Glow Skulls make their escape from Nowheresville with a mix of furious thrashing, macho posturing, and Latino pride. Listening to Baile De Los Locos is like being plunged into a mosh pit, and the recording does a great job capturing the energy of the band. Singer Frank rarely says much that can be understood, but he seems to be a pretty good guy. "This ain't no disco!" he bellows on the last song, and truer words were ever spoken. The slow song "Los Hombres No Lloron" would pass for anyone else's rave-up, and even "Feliz Navidad" gets a savage reading. Don't try for any deep analyses: This is j...

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CATALOG DATA

No: #86492

US Rel. Date: 05/05/1997

EU Rel. Date: 04/22/1997

Type: Full

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