Tattoo Rodeo
Posted by: Surfpunk ()
Date: November 20, 2000 07:57AM

Shucks! Thanks for your kind words.

Personally, I Thought the name change to TATTOO RODEO was a dreadful choice, but they were trying to jump on the back of the Gn'R thang that was going on and I suppose you can understand why. The image change to cowboy boots and er...wigs(!!) was also dubious but the music, ah.

On the first album ('Rode Hard, Put away wet', a cartoon title surely!) it's pretty much WHITE SISTER with a twangy guitar at the intro's. There is one particular killer song for Dennis Churchill's vocals , 'Been You're Fool' on which he is just awesome. Worth the price alone. I'm afraid to say it was a bargain bin filler here in the UK a few years back, but listening to it again now, it sure got overlooked.

The second album 'Skin' is also excellent but a lot blusier and THUNDERlike. I think they wanted to do this the first time but thought they would lose their small (but perfectly formed!) fanbase.

I still think they are worthy of you tracking down though, and if you really get into WHITE SISTER there are some demos of tracks between the second album and TATTOO RODEO going around. Enjoy!

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White Sister 114St├ęphane11/18/2000 09:22AM
RE: White Sister 80 StephenBAllen 11/18/2000 09:48AM
RE: White Sister 92 Steve 11/18/2000 11:13AM
RE: White Sister 79 Pelpa 11/18/2000 11:31AM
RE: White Sister 73 DantheCDman 12/17/2000 10:20PM
Is White Sister's second one going to be reissued? 73 Big Dog 11/18/2000 01:09PM
RE: Is White Sister's second one going to be reiss 82 StephenBAllen 11/18/2000 06:14PM
RE: White Sister 68 brent 11/18/2000 09:46PM
My opinion...For what it's worth! 82Surfpunk11/19/2000 08:33AM
I agree pretty much 72FANOF198211/20/2000 06:29AM
I agree pretty much with Surfpunk 76 FANOF1982 11/20/2000 06:30AM
Tattoo Rodeo70Surfpunk11/20/2000 07:57AM


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