Band: The Queers
Album: A Day Late And A Dollar Short
Release Date: April 1996
Music Genre: Punk Rock
Label: Lookout! Records
Release Country: United States
Record Type: 34 Tracks CD
The Queers are punk rock band formed in Portsmouth, New Hampshire, in 1982. Their sound is heavily influenced by the Ramones and '60s bubblegum pop and their songs often feature humorous and juvenile lyrics. The original line up consisted of Joe King (2) (Vocals/Guitar), Tulu (2) (Vocals/Bass), and Wimpy (2) Rutherford (Drums). The band released one 7" EP with this line up. In 1984, the band released a second 7", this time with Tulu on drums, Wimpy singing, and Keith Hages playing bass. The band split shortly afterwards but Joe would occasionally use the name throughout the '80s, playing with various line-ups (King's most frequent collaborators were JJ Rassler (guitar) and Hugh O'Neill (2) (drums)) for sporadic shows in Boston and New Hampshire, although there were no recordings created at this time, and by the end of the decade the band had pretty much become inactive.
In 1990, King and O'Neill decided to get the band going again and recorded the band's first LP, "Grow Up". Aro (...)
|1||We'd Have A Riot Doing Heroin||1:02|
|4||I Want Cunt||0:23|
|5||Trash This Place||1:38|
|7||Kicked Out Of The Webelos||1:24|
|8||Tuly Is A Wimp||1:09|
|9||At The Mall||1:03|
|10||I Spent The Rent||0:24|
|11||I Don't Wanna Work||1:56|
|13||This Place Sucks||0:52|
|14||Wimpy Drives Through Harlem||1:23|
|15||I Like Young Girls||1:44|
|16||Nuni In New York||0:53|
|17||Nobody Likes Me||2:00|
|18||Nothing To Do||0:53|
|19||Nowhere At All||1:05|
|21||Flesh For Tulu||0:28|
|23||Didn't Want None||1:40|
|27||Wimpy Drives Through Harlem (2)||1:54|
|28||Nothin To Do||0:50|
|30||Nobody Likes Me||2:10|
|31||Too Many Twinkies||1:59|
|33||I Live This Life||1:54|
|34||Live Broadcast WFMU 4/11/91||19:15|
CD releases of numerous previous 7" and EP releases.
The WMFU tracks were previously unreleased
Tracks 1 to 6 from Love Me 7"
Tracks 7 to 13 from Kicked Out Of The Webelos 7"
Tracks 18, 19, 22, 25 and 26 from Too Dumb To Quit! 7"
Tracks 14 to 17, 21 and 23 from Look Ma No Flannel! 7"
Tracks 20 and 24 from My Old Man's A Fatso 7"