PRIMAL SCREAM – ” Live At Levitation “

Posted: August 7, 2021 in MUSIC
Live At Levitation

The Reverberation Appreciation Society is proud to announce the third entry of its Live at Levitation series with Glasgow legends Primal Scream

Primal Scream’s fusion of indie pop and dance broke down musical boundaries and changed the face of british pop music in the ’90s, helping to push dance and techno into the rock mainstream.

Their lasting influence is crystallized across nine tracks, on Primal Scream “Live at Levitation”. recorded in 2015 at levitation in front of underground rock fans from around the world, the album marks the next release in the Reverberation Appreciation Society’s “Live at Levitation” series, which captures key moments in psychedelic rock history and live music in Austin, Texas–pulled from Levitation’s extensive archives. amongst a line-up of classic levitation bands–Thee Oh Sees, Night Beats, and frontman Bobby Gillespie’s old band, the jesus and mary chain–the Primal Scream set shows the band’s undeniable creativity and unique place in the psych-rock canon, combining psychedelic garage rock, kaleidoscopic pop, and acid house to create a sound that’s simultaneously of its time and ahead of it. known for their explosive live sets, the recordings show why Primal Scream is still considered one of the preeminent Scottish rock groups,

Primal Scream’s fusion of indie pop and dance broke down musical boundaries and changed the face of British pop music in the ’90s, helping to push dance and techno into the rock mainstream. Their lasting influence is crystallized across nine tracks, on Primal Scream – Live At Levitation. Recorded at the 2015 edition of the Levitation festival, in front of underground rock fans from around the world, With the Mercury-prize winning band blasting through tracks off of 1991’s touchstone album, Screamadelica, its boogie-blues-influenced follow-up Give Out But Don’t Give Up, and the heavily electro-influenced cult favourite XTRMNTR.

The LP documents the UK legends’ LEVITATION 2015 performance and a career-spanning tracklist from Primal Scream’s catalogue – with 9 tracks pulling hits from landmark records Screamadelica, Give Out But Don’t Give Up, XTRMNTR and more.

Over the past three and a half decades, Primal Scream have embraced everything from psychedelic pop to degenerate rock’n’roll; euphoric rave to industrial gloom. They have made records with George Clinton and Kate Moss, invited Mani of the Stone Roses and Kevin Shields of My Bloody Valentine into the fold, survived narcotic oblivion, personal trauma and the death of beloved guitarist Robert “Throb” Young, and captured the mood of the nation several times over. Throughout it all, they have always sounded like Primal Scream. Primal Scream – Live at Levitation sees its release November 19th via The Reverberation Appreciation Society on vinyl and digital formats.

The LP has been given deluxe treatment, with six mind melting vinyl options. Two exclusive versions are being pressed and available via Rough Trade and U.S. record stores for the annual Ten Bands One Cause charity initiative, launching around National Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, and benefitting Red Door Community where no one faces cancer alone. Additionally, two other limited edition versions are available through the Levitation webstore, along with two versions available exclusively in UK/EU retail stores.

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