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Something That I Said: Best of
Ruts
Something That I Said: Best of
Genres: Alternative Rock, Pop, Rock
 
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All Artists: Ruts
Title: Something That I Said: Best of
Members Wishing: 3
Total Copies: 0
Label: Blue Plate Caroline
Release Date: 4/25/1995
Genres: Alternative Rock, Pop, Rock
Styles: Hardcore & Punk, Ska
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaCD Credits: 1
UPCs: 017046125123, 0724384019457, 724384019426
 

CD Reviews

A great forgotten punk band
punkviper | Pittsburgh, PA USA | 06/11/2000
(5 out of 5 stars)

"If you consider yourself a disciple of '77 style British socio-political punk, then you simply cannot be without this. The holy trinity of punk rock (IMHO) goes like this: The Clash, Stiff Little Fingers, and The Ruts. They are that good. All 3 bands adeptly blend punk, rock, reggae, and pop to form a tremendously explosive and worthy musical artform. This 1-disc overview has thankfully continued to be in-print for some time now, allowing people to hear the greatness that was cut short by drug addiction. Not the most well-known punk band, but more deserved of punk notoriety than 3/4 of the bands that have gotten famous since '77. This is vital stuff."
Punk at its Best
punkviper | 03/01/2001
(5 out of 5 stars)

"What a great album, if you were an avid fan of the Ruts like me, you probably already have this album, but if not, give this one a try. I guarantee if you liked Hanx by SLF and all the Clash stuff you will enjoy this album."
Early punk at its best .com
punkviper | 09/28/1999
(5 out of 5 stars)

"if you were in england or listening to the punk scene in the 70's then the Ruts were a hard act to miss. Most tracks here came from the The Knack album which oozed killer tracks such as Babylons Burning and Jah War. Sadly the lead singer(*.owens, it has been 20 years!) died and the Ruts were despatched to the safety pin heaven, but the mark was left. if you like Clash-ish music with a ruff edge then buy this greatest hits. you will not be disappointed."