Issued with an insert sheet containing liner notes + a glossy photograph.

Limited vinyl LP pressing. Suicide's landmark self-titled LP was originally released in 1977, seven years after the group's initial conception as part of the performance art scene on the Lower East Side. It is hard to overstate the importance of the seven tracks on Suicide, which paved the way for punk, industrial, hip hop, noise and beyond. "Ghost Rider" accelerates with brutal anguish and desire for everything rock 'n' roll. Martin Rev's utterly singular "instrument" pounds out a synthetic soundscape, while Alan Vega's oversaturated vocals obsess over motorcycle getaways. "Rocket U.S.A." distills the duo's dynamic power down to a ghostly pulse, while the psycho-drama of "Frankie Teardrop" (Bruce Springsteen's all-time favorite song) delves even further into cinematic storytelling and, at the same time, clears the room at the end of the night. Superior Viaduct is honored to present Suicide - restored from the original mixes, fully sanctioned by the band and with liner notes by Thurston Moore. If there can be a quintessential New York band, it is without a doubt Suicide.

 

A1 Ghost Rider    
A2 Rocket U.S.A.    
A3 Cheree    
A4 Johnny    
A5 Girl    


B1 Frankie Teardrop    
B2 Che

SUICIDE LP Suicide

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  • Label: Superior Viaduct ‎– SV109

    Format: Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue 

    Country: US

    Released: 01 Jul 2016