Stuck On Repeat: The Penetrators Got A Brand New Bag

May 21st, 2007 // 2 Comments

penCD.jpgTwo years ago, Swami Records released Basement Anthology 1976-84, a 19-track compilation by a Syracuse garage-rock outfit named the Penetrators. Just about nobody had ever heard of these guys, and with good reason: As ’70s garage-rock goes, this is pretty run-of-the-mill material. But the band did have at least one fantastic song in “Shopping Bag,” a thwacking sing-along that sounds as though it’s being played by a gang of irritable hornets:

The Penetrators – Shopping Bag [MP3, link expired]

  1. MC

    Is that a band or a construction crew?

  2. Hertz32

    You should post some Hot Snakes.

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