Cold Meat – Hot And Flustered LP


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Label: Helta Skelta Records, Static Shock Records
Cat#: HSR029, SSR071
Format: Vinyl, LP, Album
Released: 20 Mar 2020

A1 Piscies Crisies
A2 Industry Sleaze
A3 Women’s Work
A4 Bad Mood
A5 Cinematic Fashion
B1 Plastic
B2 Beach Photography
B3 ZZ Top Hat
B4 Manic Mechanic
B5 Crawlers

“Agh! A fresh chop from the large dusty burning murder island: Cold is the Meat to beat. Perth’s finest flesh purveyors have upped their naughty game here across ten tracks of gleefully haughty punk. Hot and Flustered is somehow at once extremely camp and deadly serious. Ashley’s vengeful, elastic rasp smears menses down the screwfaces of vacuous tastemakers, climate change deniers, perennial street perverts, and of course, ZZ top fans. There’s some surprisingly poignant forays into melody (Beach Photography) and a good grip of sudden tempo fuckery to keep us well and truly hooked. Their signature chubby and defiant riffs under snarky bouncing toms formula extends well to the album form, creating a timely reminder that hate and fear are more than reasonable responses to our hell predicament. Let’s take comfort in collective ridicule. When it’s too hot to pogo because the sky is on fire, Cold Meat will let us writhe around in the dirt like the little piggies we are.” – Bryony Beynon

“Well, after a slew of 7” offerings, Perth’s Cold Meat have finally hit us with a full length record. Much like their last few releases they’ve taken an amped up approach to 70s PUNK but this time round they offer ever so slightly more diversity. Ten tracks clocking in at just over 23 minutes and cut at 45rpm for maximum volume. Get hot and flustered.”