Hypocrisy Is The Greatest Luxury (LP)

 
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Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy
Hypocrisy Is The Greatest Luxury (LP)

[ Music On Vinyl / 2 LP ]

Release Date: Friday 18 May 2018

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Hypocrisy Is the Greatest Luxury is the debut album by the industrial hip hop formation The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy. Years after its release it was recognized as one of most underrated albums from 1992. Michael Franti created a piece where capitalism, consumerism and political changes weren't avoided. The issues he raps about are focused on the changing world and the way people interacts with each other. The emotional power and anger are part of the musical changes. On the album you'll find an stunning revision of the Beatnigs' "Television, the Drug of the Nation" and the political insanity of "The Winter of the Long Hot Summer". Lyrically and musically it is still vital today, even when the jazz poetry comes alive.

Tracks:

Side A
1. Satanic Reverses
2. Famous And Dandy (Like Amos 'N' Andy)
3. Television The Drug Of The Nation

Side B
1. Language Of Violence
2. The Winter Of The Long Hot Summer
3. Hypocrisy Is The Greatest Luxury

Side C
1. Everyday Life Has Become A Health Risk
2. Ins Greencard A-19 191 500
3. Socio-Genetic Experiment
4. Music And Politics

Side D
1. Financial Leprosy
2. California Uber Alles
3. Water Pistol Man