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Performer: The Levellers
Genre: Rock
Title: Static On The Airwaves
Country: UK
Released: 2012
Style: Alternative Rock, Folk Rock, Indie Rock
FLAC version ZIP size: 1383 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1246 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1313 mb
Rating: 4.2
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Levellers tenth studio album Static On The Airwaves was released in 2012 to critical acclaim. released June 25, 2012. P&C 2012 On The Fiddle Recordings OTF006D All songs written by Levellers Published by On The Fiddle Publishing Produced by Sean Lakeman Mixed by Victor van Vugt. Formed in Brighton in 1988, the Levellers forged a punk-folk-rock sound – releasing their debut album ‘A Weapon Called the Word’, in 1990. Follow ups ‘Levelling the Land’, ‘Levellers’, ‘Zeitgeist’ and ‘Mouth to Mouth’, were all Top 20 albums; and their 11th studio album ‘We The Collective’ became Levellers’ highest charting album in over twenty years, reaching No 12 on the UK chart in 2018.

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Static on the Airwaves aims its sights at the consequences of unchecked greed, social alienation, and the sense that people in positions of power learn nothing from history but condemn others to repeat its mistakes on their behalf. Though the message has always been be a large part of the medium with the Levellers, they’ve taken care on this occasion not to undercut their arguments by lurching into a belligerent, preachy howl

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It's a situation which ensures that their tenth studio album, Static on the Airwaves, is just as biting and rabble-rousing as their Thatcher-baiting beginnings. Our Forgotten Towns" is a lament to the decline of the British high street, appropriately backed by Jon Sevink's furious fiddle-playing; "The Recruiting Sergeant" is a raucous rendition of The Black Watch anthem, given an anti-war twist with its references to Afghanistan; while the toe-tapping beats and jaunty banjo riffs of "Second Life" accompany an impassioned tirade against the.

Tracklist

A1 Static On The Airwaves 0:49
A2 We Are All Gunmen 4:40
A3 Truth Is 3:17
A4 After The Hurricane 4:13
A5 Our Forgotten Towns 2:10
A6 No Barriers 4:29
A7 Alone In This Darkness 3:44
B1 Raft Of The Medusa 3:51
B2 Mutiny 3:31
B3 Traveller 3:55
B4 Second Life 3:49
B5 The Recruiting Sergeant 3:54

Credits

  • Mixed By – Victor Van Vugt
  • Producer – Sean Lakeman

Notes

Barcode : 5025425166723
Song durations are taken over from the box version.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
OTFCD006 The Levellers Static On The Airwaves ‎(CD, Album) On The Fiddle Recordings OTFCD006 UK 2012
OTFCD006F The Levellers Static On The Airwaves ‎(2xCD, Album, Dlx + DVD, Album) On The Fiddle Recordings OTFCD006F UK 2017
OTFLP006X The Levellers Static On The Airwaves ‎(LP, Album + CD, Album + 7", Red + Box, Ltd) On The Fiddle Recordings OTFLP006X UK 2012
OTF006D The Levellers Static On The Airwaves ‎(12xFile, AAC, Album, 256) On The Fiddle Recordings OTF006D UK 2012
OTFCD006P The Levellers Static On The Airwaves ‎(CDr, Album, Promo) On The Fiddle Recordings OTFCD006P UK 2012