Label: Capitol Records - CDP 557663 • Format: CD • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Ska, Punk
Hello Rockview is the third studio album by ska punk band Less Than Jakereleased on October 6, The album is the first to feature trombonist Pete Anna, who joined the band during its recording. The album is dedicated in memory of Niki Wood. The lyrics of Hello Rockview follow four years of drummer and lyricist Vinnie Fiorello's life when arranged in a non-studio order and is named after one of Vinnie's oldest friends who was imprisoned at Rockview State Correctional Institution. The CD booklet had the unorthodox format of a comic book.
Stylistically, it is similar to Dick Tracy. Each Motto - Less Than Jake - Hello Rockview is a separate song, with all dialog, thoughts, and captions being the lyrics to each song. The lyrics themselves all appear in proper order, but the order of the individual songs is different from that of the track list. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Less Than Jake. Retrieved Ox-Fanzine in German. Retrieved May 26, June 9, Retrieved October 3, A soundtrack to shoving your friends, listening to 'All My Best Friends Are Metalheads' and wondering how you ever liked pop punk which didn't have a trombone.
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