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Album Review :: The Living Means :: The Downside

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The Living Means :: The Downside

The Living Means struck me immediately. Not only are they damned good, their sound is totally unique. You may be able to pull out a few influences--  early grunge, pop punk, maybe even some metal. Yet they never really sound like any of them. They are heavy, dirty, deep, and sometimes menacing. They make you want to be in a dark club with sweat beading on the walls.


The Downside is 6 tracks that throw you into a pit, rile you up, and then safely put you back down. They expertly weave their influences together to create some unbelievable tracks.

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Andrea Janov, CC2K Music Editor

Andrea was raised by rock n’ roll parents who knew the importance of concerts and going past the no trespassing signs. She spent her adolescence in a small town punk rock scene where she moshed, fell in love, and produced a few cut and paste fanzines. Currently she not only writes about music here on CC2K, but she also writes poetry about punk rock kids.

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