The Strokes - Is This It album FLAC
All rights goes to The Strokes and RCA Records. 1. Is This It - 0:00 2. The Modern Age - 2:33 3. Soma - 6:06 4. Barely Legal.
Is This It. The Strokes. Produced by Gordon Raphael. Album Is This It. Is This It Lyrics. Can't you see I'm trying? I don't even like it I just lied to get to your apartment Now I'm staying there just for a while I can't think, 'cause I'm just way too tired. This opening track to The Stokes' 2001 debut ended up arbitrarily spawning the album’s title. When we were trying to find titles for the record it could’ve been called Take It Or Leave It or any of them, but I thought it sounded cool in more ways than one. It’s deep without being pretentious. Is This It" Track Info.
Granted, their high-fashion appeal and faultless influences - Television, the Stooges, and especially Lou Reed and the Velvets - have "critics' darlings" written all over them. But like the similarly lauded Elastica and Supergrass before them, the Strokes don't rehash the sounds that inspire them - they remake them in their own image.
The Strokes released their debut album, Is This It, in the US in October 2001. The album was produced by Gordon Raphael, as was their follow-up album Room On Fire. RCA delayed the North American (US) release over concerns with the album's cover and lyrics. While critics noted the influence of CBGB stalwarts Television, Casablancas and bandmates said they had never heard the band, instead citing the Velvet Underground as a reference point.
The Strokes sound throughout Is This It" is like an updated 70's classic rock band. But when you're in the mood to drink and have fun, it'd be a safe bet to say The Strokes are your music of choice. Is This It" is a decadent album, and it finds the band kicking ass first and taking names later, and Julian Casablancas' persona is that of the ringleader of the 4 quiet men behind him. Though the production on Casablancas's voice is too distorted, unlike the slickly handled First Impressions Of Earth, Is This It" is arguably The Strokes best album, their Tour De Force if you will.
Is This It (CD, Album, Promo, Car). BMG, RCA Records Label. This is more than likely the version I have because all the identifiers match, instead of with the original 2001 Rough Trade release. However, I took a picture of my LP which I received as a gift on Father's Day 2010.
The impact of the first Strokes album was immediate and dramatic. But if private school-educated New Yorkers Julian Casablancas, Albert Hammond Jr, Nick Valensi, Nikolai Fraiture and Fabrizio Moretti hadn't followed their lo-fi punk-rock instincts, their world-changing moment might never have happened. Released in August 2001, at a point where nu-metal and sub-Oasis "dad-rock" ruled the guitar roost, Is This It's irresistible songs, inventive guitars and savvy rewiring of the Velvet Underground and CBGB's decadence, reintroduced fans to the benefits of sexy songs, simple punchy production, arty arrogance, and, with the Motown and Tom Petty-influenced Last Nite, the joys. of making rock'n'roll records that can fill a dancefloor. Suddenly, lumbering masculinity was out, and post-punk alienation, good clothes and guitars you can dance to were in.
Model reveals how the famous shot came about. The model whose backside adorns the British cover of The Strokes’ 2001 debut album, ‘Is This It’, had revealed how the famous image came about. In a new video posted online by influential blog Goldenfiddle, the model explains that the photoshoot was spontaneous, and happened after she came out of the shower of photographer Colin Lane, her then boyfriend, naked. I walked out of the shower and I was completely naked, she recalls. I was walking around the house – he was like, put this glove on. I walked over, boom, that was the shot.
Band Name The Strokes. Album Name Is This It. Type Album. Data de aparición 27 Agosto 2001. Labels RCA Records Sony BMG. Estilo MusicalGarage Rock. Miembros poseen este álbum28. Is This It. 02:34. 2. The Modern Age. 03:32.
|CD1||Is This It||2:34|
|CD2||The Modern Age||3:32|
|CD8||Hard To Explain||3:47|
|CD9||When It Started||3:36|
|CD10||Trying Your Luck||3:27|
|CD11||Take It Or Leave It||3:16|
|DVD2||Hard To Explain|
|DVD4||New York City Cops|
|DVD5||The Modern Age|
- Manufactured By – Sonopress-Rimo Indústria e Comércio Fonográfica Ltda.
- Record Company – BMG Brasil Ltda.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 7 43219 54502 2
|RADV 68045-2||The Strokes||Is This It (CD, Album, Promo, Car)||BMG, RCA Records Label||RADV 68045-2||US||2001|
|RTRADELP 030||The Strokes||Is This It (LP, Album)||Rough Trade||RTRADELP 030||UK||2001|
|none||The Strokes||Is This It (CDr, Album, Promo)||BMG France||none||France||2001|
|BVCP-21216||The Strokes||Is This It (CD, Album)||RCA, BMG||BVCP-21216||Japan||2001|
|68045-2||The Strokes||Is This It? (CD, Album)||RCA, BMG||68045-2||US||2001|