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Rat City

Jack Oblivian Vinyl
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Product Details

  • Vinyl (September 13, 2011)
  • Number of Discs: 1
  • Label: Fat Possum (Ryko)
  • ASIN: B005E7AO82
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #651,764 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

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Memphis-based Jack Oblivian (aka Jack Yarber) was a founding member of the garage bands The Compulsive Gamblers and The Oblivans but he has contributed to a dizzying array of projects over the years, including Andre Williams, Jack Oblivion & the Tennessee Tearjerkers, The Cool Jerks, '68 Comeback, King Louie and His Loose Diamonds, Greg Oblivian and the Tip Tops, Jack Oblivian and the Cigarillos, The Natural Kicks, and Tav Falco's Panther Burns.

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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars gritty, soulful, good-time garage rock October 22, 2011
Format:Audio CD
3rd album under his solo pseudonym from Memphis legend and member of the Oblivians and
the Compulsive Gamblers. This is pure grab-you-by-the-balls gritty garage rock, that moves
through bluesy funk, boogie grunt rhythms, 50s rock, smokey bump `n' grind soul, indie roots
rock, 60s psych pop & more. "Rat City" is the sound of a master of the genre having fun, and it
shows. One of those albums where there's "nuthin' fancy" happening, but everything you need
to get down and rock! Includes covers of songs by Billy Swan, Tommy James & the Shondells,
Slim Green, Jewell & the Rubies. Reminiscent of Jay Reatard, the Gories, the Urges, the Detroit
Cobras.
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