I love this place. Beware: The Complete Singles Nike-a-Go-Go Live. Horror punkpunk rock. That's where we are now, and the future of the ever-changing Misfits is still unknown. On Static AgeMisfits proved themselves capable of writing catchier riffs than virtually any of their peers—never mind the The Misfits Static Age matter.
Instead, the Misfits released four of the new tracks " Bullet ", " We Are ", " Attitude ", and "Hollywood Babylon" as the "Bullet" single in June on Danzig's newly created label Plan 9 Records the same four tracks, along with a remixed version of "Last Caress", were reissued on the Beware EP in January Jim at the tour's conclusion. With the band's future far from certain, the Static Age recordings were shelved indefinitely. Danzig recruited new members Bobby Steele and Joey Image and the Misfits shifted their style away from the traditional punk rock of the Static Age sessions to a more horror film -inspired direction.
None of the remaining Static Age tracks were released during the early era of the band, though a re-recorded version of " Teenagers from Mars " appeared on the " Horror Business " single in , and a live version of "We Are " appeared on the Evilive EP in Misfits followed in , reissuing the tracks "Bullet" and "Hollywood Babylon" as well as the overdubbed version of "She".
With the release of The Misfits box set in , the complete original Static Age album saw the light of day for the first time, eighteen years after the songs were recorded. The box set included all three compilation albums as well as a disc with all fourteen Static Age tracks that had been mixed in Several of the songs on Static Age were based on horror films and American historical events from the s and s.
Early in his amateur career, Mike Diana , who would later become the first American artist to be convicted of obscenity in the United States,  produced a comics magazine called Angelfuck , which was named after the song on this album. The indie rock band Texas Is the Reason later derived their name from the lyrics of Bullet. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the album by the Misfits. For other uses, see Static Age disambiguation. The journey from there down the tracklisting shows a band embracing its unrefined, weirdo, and sometimes downright dorky influences and ultimately discovering what makes it unique.
Misfits eventually played audiences of tens of thousands; it just took about 35 years of acrimony and protracted legal battles between Danzig and Only to get there. Skip to content Search query All Results. Pitchfork is the most trusted voice in music. Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Open share drawer. This left Only as the sole remaining member of the band.
Instead of The Misfits dissolving again, he decided to carry on, and took over vocals himself. Their most notable release was Project , which was a covers album of songs from the 's, and also the only album Only's vocals sounded good on. Throughout the 's, the band mostly just toured and played songs from both the Danzig and Graves eras. Robo left in , though of course this don't stop Only's Misfits. A year later, a new album under The Misfits name was released. Personally, it's "meh" at best, and hardly a Misfits album, but to each their own I suppose.
Cadena eventually left too, being replaced by Only's son. Now in , Danzig, Doyle, and Only finally put their numerous lawsuits and issues aside to reunite as The Misfits and play two headlining shows at Riot Fest. That's where we are now, and the future of the ever-changing Misfits is still unknown.
That should do it for a quick history lesson on The Misfits. There's so much to this band throughout the years, really looking into them is both very interesting and very enlightening on how this band has functioned. There is a lot of material here, so if you have any questions, feel free to ask, or look around the internet; they're quite well-documented. Again, I hope you enjoy, and Happy Halloween! I want your skulls. Bullet We Are Hollywood Babylon.
Horror Business Horror Business. Teenagers From Mars. Children In Heat. Night Of The Living Dead Night Of The Living Dead. Where Eagles Dare. Rat Fink. Beware Last Caress. I Turned Into A Martian. London Dungeon. Horror Hotel. Ghouls Night Out. Astro Zombies. Violent World. Halloween II. London Dungeon Alternate Take. Note: This album was originally recorded in , and was meant to be released as a full-length. In , this album was supposed to be released in full, but was scrapped just before distribution by Danzig and Only, so it still has no official release, besides bootlegs and a few promotional copies that still exist.
Halloween Walk Among Us All Hell Breaks Loose. Devil's Whorehouse. Earth A. Queen Wasp. Death Comes Ripping. Green Hell. Wolfs Blood. Die, Die My Darling Die, Die My Darling. We Bite. Legacy Of Brutality Static Age. TV Casualty. Hybrid Moments. Spinal Remains. Come Back. Some Kinda Hate.
Theme For A Jackal. Who Killed Marilyn? American Nightmare. Misfits Note: Also known as Collection I. Evilive Note: Live album recorded in , originally released as an EP in , but then re-released in as a full album, which is what I have here.
Evil Is As Evil Does Beware: The Complete Singles Astro Zombies Live. Horror Business Live. London Dungeon Live. All Hell Breaks Loose Live. We Are Live.
Return Of The Fly. Collection II Mephisto Waltz. Box Set Ghoul's Night Out. Hate Breeders. Nike-a-Go-Go Live. Hate Breeders Live. Devil's Whorehouse Live.