Genuine Hick | Center for Enforcement of the Legal Consequences of Crime

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Lou Reed Ricky Skaggs Tom Waits

More Artists From
United States - Oklahoma

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Experimental Rock Folk: Psych-folk Moods: Mood: Brooding
There are no items in your wishlist.

Center for Enforcement of the Legal Consequences of Crime

by Genuine Hick

If you could mix Bill Monroe, Elliot Smith, The Ramones and AC-DC together you might get Genuine Hick. Our new CD, "Center for Enforcement of the Legal Consequences of Crime," is funny, irreverent and shocking. Not for the faint-hearted.
Genre: Rock: Experimental Rock
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
cd in stock order now
Buy 2 or more of this title and get 20% off
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. Ellen
Share this song!
X
3:22 $0.99
2. 30,000
Share this song!
X
4:32 $0.99
3. Wild One
Share this song!
X
3:55 $0.99
4. I am Crazy
Share this song!
X
3:11 $0.99
5. Hooked on Me
Share this song!
X
6:45 $0.99
6. Peter McCrae
Share this song!
X
2:26 $0.99
7. Baptist Land
Share this song!
X
5:08 $0.99
8. Girl in the Moon
Share this song!
X
3:27 $0.99
9. Run
Share this song!
X
2:54 $0.99
10. Rocker
Share this song!
X
3:09 $0.99
preview all songs

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
Genuine Hick began in the Fall of 2005 at an open mike night at Sober Grounds, a now defunct Oklahoma City coffee shop. Songwriter John Noerdlinger took the stage after songstress Sunshine Hahn, who was doubling as the barista, refused to perform his songs and instead told John he needed to get up there and play them himself.
The one person whose ears pricked up upon hearing John's unusual but passionate and poetic stuff was Bob Moore, a veteran musician and artist. John and Bob became friends and began to develop the songs together. Bob introduced John to one of Oklahoma City's top professional rock bands, Scott Keeton and the Deviants, and a musical chemical reaction bloomed. Scott (guitar) and his crack band--Rick Toops (keyboard), James Keys (drums), and Mike Meyers (bass)--working together with John and Bob, transformed the rough hewn songs into the narcotic, visceral music heard on Genuine Hick's debut CD released November 2006.

Genuine Hick wrapped up work on its second CD, titled "Current Problems in Animal Behavior," in October, 2007.

Genuine Hick released it's third CD, "German Expressionist Rock From The Weimar Republic," in June, 2009. In addition, a parallel project called "Amalgam: Brad Benge Performs the Songs of John Noerdlinger" was released in September, 2009. The two 2009 releases share a number of the same songs but with very different interpretations. I suspect several of the tracks on "Amalgam" (queue "Early Saturday Night," "Wandering Eye" and "Born on the Highway") will have the ghosts residing above the Grand Ole' Opry tapping their toes.


May, 2011: Genuine Hick releases its newest CD, "Center for Enforcement of the Legal Consequences of Crime." We also are releasing a sampler CD containing selected tracks from all 4 Genuine Hick albums plus the Amalgam project.


Reviews


to write a review