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The Rebels Not In

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Download links and information about The Rebels Not In by The Halo Benders. This album was released in 1998 and it belongs to Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative genres. It contains 11 tracks with total duration of 48:24 minutes.

Artist: The Halo Benders
Release date: 1998
Genre: Rock, Indie Rock, Alternative
Tracks: 11
Duration: 48:24
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Tracks

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No. Title Length
1. Virginia Reel Around the Fountain 6:18
2. Your Asterisk 2:50
3. Lonesome Sundown 4:43
4. Devil City Destiny 4:56
5. Bury Me 3:25
6. Surfers Haze 3:11
7. Do That Thing 3:47
8. Love Travels Faster 4:11
9. Turn It My Way 4:22
10. Rebels Got a Hole In It 6:02
11. Foggy Bottom 4:39

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Once again, Calvin Johnson and Dug Martsch have united to crank out some of the weirdest, most oddly danceable tunes this side of King Kong. On The Rebels Not In, the third full-length effort from the Halo Benders, the duo does a much better job of vocal harmonizing than on their two prior albums, trading deep wails for off-key whines in their own unique fashion. Vocally, this record belongs largely to Calvin, accompanied largely by the trademark shimmering guitar work of Martsch. Opening with "Virginia Reel Around the Fountain," the band takes a far-removed stab at the Smiths classic by combining their trademark zany lyrics with melodramatic teenage angst. "Lonesome Sundown" best exemplifies the wonderful creativity that results from the union of the principal songwriters from Built To Spill and Beat Happening. The Rebels Not In is easily their most accessible effort yet, filled with upbeat, weird and wonderful tunes and a beat so catchy it's often difficult to stop your feet from tapping.