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The Ataris

The Ataris: End is ForeverEnd is Forever (2001)
Kung Fu Records

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Until I read on PunkNews.org that one of their songs was going to be used for a commercial, I hadn't found a single thing I didn't like about the Ataris. Their old full lengths and EP's on Kung Fu and Fat all rocked, and they were awesome live on the Fat Tour. Their new album, which is on Kung Fu, i.
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Until I read on PunkNews.org that one of their songs was going to be used for a commercial, I hadn't found a single thing I didn't like about the Ataris. Their old full lengths and EP's on Kung Fu and Fat all rocked, and they were awesome live on the Fat Tour. Their new album, which is on Kung Fu, is just as good as any Ataris release, if not better. It was recorded at the Blasting Room, home of some guys who claim to be in the Decendents and All, and was produced by Joey Cape(i'm starting to think there's more than one of these guys named Joey Cape, who has time to produce records, release an album with a new band called Bad Astronaught, and tour with Lagwagon.Must be stunt doubles somewhere.)Anyway, The new album pounds out 12 emotional punk rock tunes about life on tour, teenage agnst, and of course, the infamous broken-heart Ataris' anthems. There is also an acoustic song at the end. "Song 13" and "Song For A Mix Tape" were my immidiate favorites, but after the third or fourth listen, I decided that the entire album is rockin', from start to finished. "End Is Forever" is the tightest Ataris release yet, from the lyrics to the cymbols. I hope the majors don't hear this one, cause it could lead to bigger and (not so) better things for one of the best bands around.

 

 
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Anonymous (April 13, 2003)

this cd is much weaker than blue skies, broken hearts... but it is still really fuckin good, so if you want to get the ataris at the best get blue skies broken hearts... next 12 exits, first, it is much better

Eddie (June 10, 2002)

Man, this CD is awesome! This is my first Ataris CD, so I can't compare with their other stuff, but I will say that this CD seems more emo than I thought it would be, considering what I've been told about the Ataris in the past.

Anonymous (May 10, 2002)

This band owes everything they are and everything they've done to joey cape. Without joey they'd be nothing. - bigjerk

Anonymous (September 27, 2001)

pretty much kick ass cd i love it my girlfriend loves it too and i love you gabo :X:P:X the best songs are fast times at drop out high and teenage riot everyone should buy it

Anonymous (July 17, 2001)

This is my all time favorite album ever. Lyrics are amazing. The Ataris are amazing. Everyone should go buy this cd cuz this amazing band deservers way more reconition then they have.

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