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United cigar – Good Riddance

Hey it’s the story of my life. My life summed up in a Fat Records song, as though i’ve pushed it to destiny. As much maligned as Fat was (and i imagine still is) among cool people, i maintain there were some good bands on that label. Especially so in the beginning, before everything seemed to be recorded in the same place by the same person using the same Fat Wreck Chord session musicians and vocal harmonisers. Good Riddance seemed caught in the middle of the typical Fat band/decent band you could take away from the label and its image spectrum. Really good lyrics and songs, almost a hardcore band, but hobbled and caught as a Fat band doing the things Fat bands do.

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