Single Of The Week - ARE Weapons : Street Gang
They may be a 'magazine band' who favour style over substance, but they're still going to kick your heads in
Their debut single, is an electro-punk anthem about becoming the streetfighting king of New York and, as such, is great. Over buzzing keyboards, big old basslines and a really nasty drum machine Brain sneers lines like, [I]"I've got my blade/I've got my old lady"[/I] to great, grimy effect. The other two songs on this single are called 'Black Mercedes' and 'Saigon' and are similarly sleazy. They may be a 'magazine band' (see Gavin McInnes' column[I] NME, [/I]July 7) who favour style over substance, but they're still going to kick your heads in. Do you want some?
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