New Age– All The Monkeys Aren’t In The Zoo, Maryloo

Here’s a fresh high quality rip of a top shelf post-punk LP from 1982 that you may or may not already be familiar with. Hailing from the UK, there’s some excellent guitar and synth work here, highly energetic and vital. Reminds me a lot of The Sound atimes, really emotive and passionate vocals (with a sly sense of humor) mixed with buzzing synths, sax, and the incisive guitars we all know and love. Released on the same label as Naughtiest Girl Was a Monitor, Kan Kan, and Normil Hawaiians, to name a few.

This is one of three releases from the band, my favorite being the Livin For Now 12” (an alternate version of the title track appears on this LP as well). Standouts here include the hard-hitting “Ideals” and “On the Inside,” a proper post-punk rave-up. Through and through, a great album that really takes a few listens to click, but well worth the effort!

New Age- All The Monkeys Aren’t In The Zoo, Maryloo LP
1 Sense
2 Acception
3. On The Inside
4. At The End Of The Day
5. Ideals
6. Progression
7. Moving The Mountains
8. Living For Now
9. Talking Heads

*download it here*

6 Responses to “New Age– All The Monkeys Aren’t In The Zoo, Maryloo”

  1. bX-59cppw Says:

    …frankie, i owe you for that one 🙂

  2. frankie teardrop Says:

    <3 <3 <3

  3. Anonymous Says: <–I think I would laugh myself silly if this was somehow connected to their LP title.

    Anyway. Thanks for this. Your blog is a joy. 🙂

  4. […] up by the almighty bx-59cppw. You can read more about these guys and grab their full length LP here. Both releases hail from 1982, while their debut 7” came out the year […]

  5. Thanks! p.s. Do you ever post in FLAC? I’ve got a few things in FLAC you might like posted in the nwoutpost forums.

    • Frankie Teardrop Says:

      hi there, i don’t usually post FLAC, but i DO keep wav copies of everything i rip for my DJ book. probably wouldn’t post them here, but i’d be open to trading recordings if so!

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