I agree that this record has a few strong points.
Although the band had released the album Resuscitation in 2001, this release is considered to be their true full-length debut album, as Resuscitation was essentially a compilation of past single releases. consists of instrumentalist Adam Lee Miller and vocalist Nicola Kuperus. Kuperus is also a visual artist and provided the album's cover art photography.
Anxiety Always by ADULT. released 08 April 2003 1. The Cold Call 2. Shake Your Head 3. Glue Your Eyelids Together 4. Blank Eyed, Nose Bleed 5. Turn Your Back 6. People, You Can Confuse 7. Nothing Of The Kind 8. Nervous (Wreck) 9. We Know How To Have Fun 10. Kick In The Shin 11. Foot-In-Mouth Disease bonus track ADULT. s second full length album released on their own label Ersatz Audio, Detroit. The CD had 'The Cold Call' and the 2 x12" had 'Foot-In-Mouth Disease. This is the first time both songs are featured in the same place . Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. Purchasable with gift card.
As impressive as that is, what truly matters is that Anxiety Always is Adult. firing on every cylinder. Not only does it hold the duo's most sleek and vicious material, it also proves that they can construct a bracing, compulsively digestible-in-whole album that presents the broad range of sounds and complementary sequencing that most great albums require. On "Turn Your Back," buzzsaw guitars and a rattling bassline bolster Adam Le Miller's typically brittle but adroit rivet-gun drum programming.
Not since the guy from Sparks turned on on Top Of The Pops with his neat little clipped Hitler moustache has an electro-pop act managed to present child-ca. Anxiety Always’ is a triumph of punkish spirit, an album that embraces creeping horror like an un-comfort blanket. You suspect that, for the two lovebirds that made it, pillow-talk is a code-word for a grisly act of night-time asphixiation. But theirs is a profoundly workable partnership.
Anxiety Always is an album released by the Detroit, Michigan electronic duo ADULT. lt;/p
At last, the real electroclash! Detroit’s Adam Lee Miller and Nicola Kuperus specialise in harsh, unforgiving music which makes few concessions to the dancefloor. The duo instead deploy queasy synth textures and primitive beats, recalling the early brutalist electro of Throbbing Gristle, The Normal and Cabaret Voltaire. s music seems similarly designed to produce an involuntary physical response?opening instrumental The Cold Call disorientates the listener with its sick, shuddering synthetics and stroboscopic blips. Elsewhere Kuperus’ callous vocals taunt and.
|A1||Glue Your Eyelides Together||4:08|
|A2||Blank Eyed, Nose Bleed||3:25|
|B1||People, You Can Confuse||4:52|
|B2||We Know How To Have Fun||5:20|
|C1||Shake Your Head||4:20|
|C2||Turn Your Back||2:56|
|C3||Nothing Of The Kind||4:35|
|D1||Kick In The Shin||5:26|
NotesTitle and tracklisting are copied from regular release.
|EZCD-26||ADULT.||Anxiety Always (CD, Album)||Ersatz Audio||EZCD-26||US||2003|
|EZ-026||ADULT.||Anxiety Always (2x12", Album)||Ersatz Audio||EZ-026||US||2003|
|URA 105||ADULT.||Anxiety Always (CD, Album)||Spunk||URA 105||Australia||2003|