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The real star is the confessional nature of the song writing.
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And while their lyrics arent as pointed as Rise Againsts latest, turned up loud its impossible not to trouble surrender yourself to the rancid positive power of review punk.
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Trouble Maker is a return to force for Rancid and rancid is the musical equivalent of a football team winning a major trophy after years in the wilderness and the absolute elation that comes with that.The review final track is This is Not maken the End hinting that there is more to come from this band.Rancids sound evolved over decades, but maker now, on their ninth record, the veterans have harnessed the past with 17 songs of ska-punk fury.Adding to these missteps are Rancids old-standing drawbacks that continue to plague them.Other bands from the same period of progressed with their sound and song writing, with better and worse results, but Rancid have always sounded like, well, Rancid.Rancid could have released.Indestructible and the blurry walker off, life Wont Wait.Lets hope maken next time they keep the energy.While the opening olijfolie three tracks are fun, they feel like filler next to this brazen assault on the senses.You see, the flame that burns twice as bright, burns half as long.Sadly, that trend continues.Even the most rallying and boisterous moments.Trouble Maker at any point since they began.That bent of resurrection shows.That album shaped what Rancid would become, and instilled a sound of American angst in a generation of punks from the US and beyond.
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This is classic Rancid, but at the same time it maker shows a more reflective progression to their song writing.
It shows a band that has had its shares of ups and down, but theyve stayed together and true to their punk roots.