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Podcast Episode
Season
Two
number
78
Type
Album Review
Post Date
7/10/2012

D Generation

078 Through The Darkness by D Generation

Through The Darkness

Label
Columbia, C2Records
Release year
1999
Producer
Tony Visconti
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Jesse Malin and company combine the snotty punk of the New York Dolls with power pop of Cheap Trick and '80s Sunset Strip bands.

Author & Special Guests

On episode #78 of Dig Me Out, Jason brings a pick to the show - the 1999 album Through the Darkness by D Generation. Some might know lead singer Jesse Malin from his successful solo career, but with the recently reunited D Generation getting ready to release a new album soon, it's the perfect time to tackle the third album from this New York City punk rock outfit.

D Generation combine the snotty punk of the New York Dolls with power pop of Cheap Trick and '80s Sunset Strip bands. On some songs, it works like magic, on others... well, tune in to find out.

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Songs in this episode

  • Intro - Hatred
  • 5:25 - History of the Band
  • 10:12 - Good Ship Down
  • 13:34 - Helpless
  • 17:35 - Lonely
  • 23:08 - So Messed Up vs. Wild Night
  • 26:36 - Only A Ghost
  • Outro - Sick On The Radio

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