Gay Panic | Too Sensitive

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Gang of Four Talking Heads The Smiths

More Artists From
United States - NY - New York City

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Punk Rock: Glitter Moods: Out-and-Proud
There are no items in your wishlist.

Too Sensitive

by Gay Panic

Nine scorching dance punk tunes from these Brooklyn newcomers. Featuring jagged angular guitar work, aggressive bass lines, tight dance beats and soaring, wryly smart lyrics.
Genre: Rock: Punk
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
available for download only
Share to Google +1

Tracks

Available as MP3, MP3 320, and FLAC files.

To listen to tracks you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.

Sorry, there has been a problem playing the clip.

  song title
share
time
download
1. Dirty Boys and the Devil
Share this song!
X
3:01 $0.99
2. Rebels of Privilege
Share this song!
X
3:10 $0.99
3. Clean Up
Share this song!
X
2:36 $0.99
4. Deep Brooklyn
Share this song!
X
3:00 $0.99
5. Shining Fools
Share this song!
X
3:32 $0.99
6. Get Lost
Share this song!
X
2:34 $0.99
7. Therapy Talking Points
Share this song!
X
3:06 $0.99
8. Dreams
Share this song!
X
3:14 $0.99
9. Bodies Like Objects
Share this song!
X
3:17 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Musicians Josh Lerner, Phil Andrews and Maggie Schreiner first met in the Brooklyn-based radical marching band Rude Mechanical Orchestra, an activist street band. late 2011, with the addition of guitarist Lior Hadar, they took to the basement of Flamingo Palace to rehearse and emerged to play the 2012 JFEJ Purim party, a radical queer Jewish institution. They have released a 9 song album entitled "Too Sensitive" via Bandcamp, have toured the Mid-Atlantic, the Northeast and Canada, and played various local venues and houses in the queer scene of Brooklyn.

If Lior Hadar's jagged, angular guitar chords remind you of a Johnny Marr acolyte on a jazz kick, that's because he spent years training as a jazz guitarist while listening to the Smiths. He and bassist Phil Andrews spend hours in free-form sessions in the Flamingo Palace basement, as well as trade riffs via email. Hadar also plays in the three piece queer punk band Kitty and the Fags, appears as a solo artist under the name Music Was My First Gay Lover and played guitar in the popular off-Broadway musical "The Material World."

Andrews is an accomplished multi-instrumentalist who has written and arranged music for the radical marching band Rude Mechanical Orchestra, the bluegrass/doowop/punk group Apocalypse Five & Dime, the junk boat art collective Miss Rockaway Armada and the brass band of the End Times Cabaret. His bass playing owes a debt to the hardcore scene of the early 90's, postpunk stalwarts Fugazi and Dismemberment Plan, as well as disco and new wave of late 70's/early 80's.

Josh Lerner is a well known vocalist in the Brooklyn scene, often singing at cabarets and underground punk musicals. He came to Brooklyn after a three year stint as a singer in one of Kansas City's most notorious gay cabaret bars. His distinctive, soaring vocals and unique style have earned him comparisons to David Bowie, Thom Yorke and David Byrne.

Maggie Schreiner came to Brooklyn by way of Montreal, where she played drums in the seminal queer punk band Double Dip. Her percussive style has roots in the post-punk movement, particularly the new wave/dance punk revival of the early 2000's.


Reviews


to write a review