Take A Look Inside CD (1994)

Artist: Folk Implosion

Customer Reviews   Write a Review

Be the first to review this item and earn 25 Rakuten Super Points™

Product Overview


Label Communion
SKU 60002411
UPC 759718003222
UPC 14 00759718003222
Format CD
Release Date 8/30/1994
Author Folk Implosion
Technical Info
CatalogID COMM 032CD
Lable Name The Communion Label
Released 08/1994
Original Release 1994
Number of Discs 1
SPARE Code n/a
Mono/Stereo Stereo
Studio/Live Studio
UPC 00759718003222
Album Notes and Credits
The Folk Implosion: Lou Barlow, John Davis.
Audio Mixer: Tim O'Heir.
Recording information: John Davis's Room.
Make no mistake about it; there's nothing folk about the Folk Implosion. Founded by Lou Barlow of Dinosaur Jr. and Sebadoh, the Implosion styles a solid and sensible brand of alternative rock, employing conventions from the '60s golden age of pop and an oddball irreverence peculiar to the post-punk era. Recorded in a bedroom, the dozen or so tracks that make up TAKE A LOOK INSIDE sound like Barlow and cohort John Davis are engaging in a musical free-association of sorts.
The resulting album presents only a seminal version of the band that would steal the show on the KIDS soundtrack; nevertheless, the trademark Folk Implosion humor is in full effect here. The tunes aren't bad either. Highlights include "Shake a Little Heaven" and the rockin' "Waltzin' With Your Ego." TAKE A LOOK INSIDE evokes an unlikely yet satisfying combination of the Troggs and King Missile.
Professional Reviews
Option (11-12/94, pp.114-116) - "...Many of the songs here could be lo-fi, non-electronic versions of outtakes from TAKING TIGER MOUNTAIN (BY STRATEGY)....Much of it sounds incomplete. But as all true Barlow fans know by now, that unfinished quality is part of the charm..."
Disc 1
1 Blossom
2 Sputnik's Down
3 Slap Me
4 Chicken Squawk
5 Spiderweb-Butterfly
6 Had To Find Out
7 Better Than Allrite
8 Why Do They Hide
9 Winter's Day
10 Boyfriend, Girlfriend
11 Shake A Little Heaven
12 Waltzin' With Your Ego
13 Take A Look Inside
14 Start Again

More Buying Options

Seller Infomation Price & Shipping  
Importcds $7.51 + $2.98 shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All our items are brand new - Ships directly from our Warehouse in California - Estimated delivery time: 5-7 days after shipment.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
Blow It Outa Here $11.93 + free shipping
Condition: Brand New
In Stock, 45 Day Returns
All products are BRAND NEW and factory sealed. Fast shipping with tracking and delivery confirmation! 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed.
Usually ships in 1 to 2 business days
Add to Cart
$7.51 + $2.98 shipping
$9.98 You save $2.47 (24%)
Earn 8 ($0.08) Rakuten Super Points™
What are Rakuten Super Points™?
Get rewarded when you shop! Earn 1 point per dollar spent. That's like getting cash back on every purchase. Easy to see matured points in checkout. Use points just like cash.
Learn More
Format: CD
Condition: Brand New
In Stock. Usually Ships in 1 to 2 business days
Please select an option to buy
Add to Cart

Sold By:  Importcds
What is a Marketplace and Shop Owner?
  • Our marketplace is a platform where approved third-party retailers (Shop Owners) can sell their products
  • Items are sold and shipped by Shop Owners
  • Your credit card and personal information remain secure; Rakuten.com meets all PCI Security Standards.
  • Purchases can only be returned to the Shop Owner
  • All purchases receive Rakuten Super Points™