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Bad Religion – The Gray Race (1996) CD Album

Band: Bad Religion

Album: The Gray Race

Release Date:

Music Genre: Punk Rock

Label: Atlantic

Release Country: United States

Record Type: 15 Tracks CD Album

Punk/Rock band formed in 1980 in San Fernando Valley/Los Angeles, CA, US by Greg Graffin (vocals), Brett Gurewitz (guitar), Jay Ziskrout (drums), and Jay Bentley (bass). All the members were teenagers when the band started. Only Graffin has remained with the band through every phase of its career, although Bentley and Gurewitz have participated for substantial chunks of time. Graffin and Gurewitz are the band's primary songwriters, with other members contributing occasionally. The band is known for their rapid-fire songs with a melodic edge and strong backing harmonies.

Bad Religion released their first record, a self-titled EP, in 1981 on Epitaph Records, a label Gurewitz started after borrowing money from his father. The band released their first full length, "How Could Hell Be Any Worse?", in 1982. Midway through the recording for the album, Ziskrout quit the band and the record was finished with drummer Pete Finestone. In 1983, the band abruptly shifted gears, issuing the keyboard-heavy, prog rock influenced "Into The Unknown", on which neither Bentle (...)


15 Tracks
1 The Gray Race2:06
2 Them And Us2:50
3 A Walk2:14
4 Parallel3:19
5 Punk Rock Song2:27
6 Empty Causes2:51
7 Nobody Listens1:57
8 Pity The Dead2:56
9 Spirit Shine2:11
10 The Streets Of America3:48
11 Ten In 20102:22
12 Victory2:36
13 Drunk Sincerity2:13
14 Come Join Us2:03
15 Cease2:35

Recorded and mixed at Electric Lady Studios, NYC, October and November 1995.

Mastered at Sterling Studio, NYC.

This release comes in jewel-case packaged in a cardboard slipcase. The album liner contains ten portraits of faces in black and white, different versions exist, with different pictures as the front cover.

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