Less Than Jake - Anthem download album
Anthem is the fifth studio album by American ska punk band Less Than Jake, released on May 20, 2003 on Sire Records. Produced by Rob Cavallo, the album was preceded by the single "She's Gonna Break Soon", and was the band's most commercially successful album to date, reaching number 45 on the Billboard 200. It is the first of the band's albums to feature saxophone player Peter "JR" Wasilewski since he joined the band in 2000.
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The album performed very well, debuting higher than any Less Than Jake album to date. Songs released from the record include "She’s Gonna Break Soon" and "The Science of Selling Yourself Short", two of Less Than Jake's most commercially successful songs, and both of which became video singles. Anthem is, commercially, the band's most successful to date; the album debuted at on the Billboard 200 (the band's highest to date), spent 12 weeks on the Billboard 200, and debuted at for Top Internet Albums.
Some longtime fans of the group will undoubtedly dislike Anthem, and declare it to be a volley lobbed at mainstream acceptance. These naysayers have a point, as the presence of Cavallo's Midas touch proves. But they'll likely miss the larger message of Anthem, which is truly driven home with the album's final word, a bonus cover of one of the all-time classic anthems, Cheap Trick's "Surrender. The song's penultimate moment, when the teenaged narrator discovers that his parents are cooler than he is, in Less Than Jake's hands becomes a warning for a new.
The new album from Less Than Jake. Mane people were anticipating LTJ going back to the old sound, but signs werent good. None the less, ska driven less than jake has changed their sound, and it shows in Anthem. 1. Welcome To The New South This song is different from all the songs that started Less Than Jake albums in the past. Mostly because there's no ska in it, its alot longer than in the past, and it doesnt have as happy a tone. That doesnt mean its a bad song. At least on the album version there are some horns in the chorus 1/5. 11. Thats why they call it a union Another stand out track, sounds Rockview-esque again.
Less Than Jake é uma banda de ska punk de Gainesville, Flórida formada em 1992. No começo a banda era um trio de power pop, que com o tempo acabou se transformando num híbrido de ska punk e punk rock. Até o momento a banda lançou 8 álbuns e alguns singles e compilações. A banda ganhou destaque no mainstream com os singles "History of a Boring Town" e "All My Best Friends Are Metalheads" do álbum Hello Rockview (1998)
and multiple record releases, the punk'n'horns group has built a phenomenal cult following. Voted Indie Band of the Year by Kerrang! Gainsville, Florida's Less Than Jake flies the banner of the New Punk South with it's debut Sire album Anthem.
Released May 20, 2003. Welcome To The New South Lyrics. 2. The Ghosts of Me and You Lyrics. Producers Rob Cavallo. Writers Vinnie Fiorello. More Less Than Jake albums. Show all albums by Less Than Jake.