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Lifetime



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Hometown: New Brunswick, NJ (USA)

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Originally forming in early '90s New Jersey, the legendary Lifetime had the dubious honor of watching most of its peers fade out or fall off. Rather than wallowing in nostalgia, like fellow celebrated Jersey musicians, the band became its own Boss, reinventing its sound, leaving a hardcore–by–the–rules scene to decide for itself. That many since have decided to further explore Lifetime's blueprint has proven something to be thankful for, although few compare to the real thing.

Allowing the emotional cracks of its early days to fuel the passionately crafted classics of its later period, Lifetime draws from a tradition of melodic rockers ever committed to maintaining the bite of punk's explosive side, from Husker Du to Pinhead Gunpowder.

By the time of the group's demise in the late 1990s, Lifetime had redefined underground music in America, steering it towards a progressive transition from the hardcore of yesteryear.

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Reviews

Bouncing Souls / Lifetime / Tim Barry live in Philadelphia

Bouncing Souls / Lifetime / Tim Barry

live in Philadelphia (2009)

live show

Lifetime Lifetime

Lifetime

Lifetime (2007)

Decaydance

Bouncing Souls / Lifetime / The Ergs! live in Philadelphia

Bouncing Souls / Lifetime / The Ergs!

live in Philadelphia (2007)

live show

Lifetime / Shook Ones / Sinking Ships live in Portland

Lifetime / Shook Ones / Sinking Ships

live in Portland (2007)

live show

Lifetime / The Draft / Hostage Life live in Toronto

Lifetime / The Draft / Hostage Life

live in Toronto (2007)

live show

Lifetime / World Inferno Friendship Society live in New York

Lifetime / World Inferno Friendship Society

live in New York (2007)

live show

Lifetime / Shook Ones / Sinking Ships live in Seattle

Lifetime / Shook Ones / Sinking Ships

live in Seattle (2007)

live show

Lifetime Two Songs [7 inch]

Lifetime

Two Songs [7 inch] (2006)

Decaydance

Lifetime Somewhere in the Swamps of Jersey

Lifetime

Somewhere in the Swamps of Jersey (2006)

Jade Tree

Lifetime live in New Jersey / Philadelphia

Lifetime

live in New Jersey / Philadelphia (2005)

live show

Lifetime live in Los Angeles

Lifetime

live in Los Angeles (2005)

live show

Lifetime Jersey's Best Dancers

Lifetime

Jersey's Best Dancers (1997)

Jade Tree

Lifetime Jersey's Best Dancers

Lifetime

Jersey's Best Dancers (1997)

Jade Tree

Lifetime Boys No Good 7''

Lifetime

Boys No Good 7'' (1996)

Jade Tree

Lifetime Hello Bastards

Lifetime

Hello Bastards (1995)

Jade Tree

Lifetime Tinnitus [7-inch]

Lifetime

Tinnitus [7-inch] (1994)

Glue

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Interviews

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Dr. Dan Yemin of Lifetime

Sunday, February 19, 2006 at 2:05 PM (EST)

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Dr. Dan Yemin of Lifetime, Part 2

Sunday, February 26, 2006 at 6:35 PM (EST)

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