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New Bomb Turks

The New Bomb Turks are a garage punk band from Columbus, Ohio. The founding members are JimWeber, Eric Davidson, Bill Randt, and Matt Reber. Sam Brown replaced Bill Randt on drums in 1999.Early on their inspiration came from the Devil Dogs, Lazy Cowgirls, Union Carbide Productions,Didjits, and the Fluid. Musically, they are akin to The Saints, Dead Boys, The Pagans,The Sonics orthe Troggs. Their lyrics are generally witty and humorous, but have serious themes beneath theirsophomorish hooks.

The New Bomb Turks have released ten full-length LPs, two EPs, and over twenty single ...read more

The New Bomb Turks are a garage punk band from Columbus, Ohio. The founding members are JimWeber, Eric Davidson, Bill Randt, and Matt Reber. Sam Brown replaced Bill Randt on drums in 1999.Early on their inspiration came from the Devil Dogs, Lazy Cowgirls, Union Carbide Productions,Didjits, and the Fluid. Musically, they are akin to The Saints, Dead Boys, The Pagans,The Sonics orthe Troggs. Their lyrics are generally witty and humorous, but have serious themes beneath theirsophomorish hooks.

The New Bomb Turks have released ten full-length LPs, two EPs, and over twenty singles, some ofwhich contain songs not available elsewhere. Their early recordings appear on the Datapanik,Sympathy For The Record Industry, Get Hip and Bag of Hammers labels. Crypt Records signed theband and released !!Destroy Oh-Boy!!, Information Highway Revisited, and Pissing Out ThePoison. Then Epitaph Records signed them and released LPs Scared Straight, At Rope's End andNightmare Scenario. Gearhead Records released their next album, The Night Before the Day theEarth Stood Still. The band also released three b. side and outtakes compilations: Pissing Out thePoison, The Big Combo, and Switchblade Tongues & Butterknife Brains.

As of 2005, the New Bomb Turks have slowed down their touring and recording in order to pursueother interests. Guitarist Jim Weber, for example, is now a 10th and 11th grade English teacher atHilliard Davidson High School. The band's name refers to the main character (Newbomb Turk) in the1980 film « hide

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LPs
At Rope's End
1998

4
1 Votes
Scared Straight
1996

3.5
1 Votes
Information Highway Revisited
1994

3.5
6 Votes
!!Destroy-Oh-Boy!!
1993

4.2
16 Votes
Compilations
The Big Combo
1999

3.5
1 Votes
Pissing Out The Poison - Singles & Other Swill
1995

3.5
1 Votes

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