Order 3 or more physical items and get 1¢ shipping
Touchers | The Underwater Fascist

Go To Artist Page

Recommended if You Like
Nirvana Pixies The Stooges

Album Links
Touchers Tradebit MusicIsHere PayPlay Apple iTunes GreatIndieMusic

More Artists From
United States - Montana

Other Genres You Will Love
Rock: Surf Rock Rock: Punk Moods: Type: Lyrical
There are no items in your wishlist.

$5 SALE

Choose 3 or more different CDs from our Sale Bin and get each CD for just $5. Each CD will be listed at full price until you place at least 3 different eligible CDs into your shopping cart. You can get 3 or more CDs for $5 each, so sample as much new music as you want!
NOTE: Download purchases are not eligible for the $5 sale.

Find more eligible titles here.

The Underwater Fascist

by Touchers

Rising from the voluptuous mountains of Montana, carrying the ethics and ideals of the late seventies early eighties punk scene.
Genre: Rock: Surf Rock
Release Date: 

We'll ship when it's back in stock

Order now and we'll ship when it's back in stock, or enter your email below to be notified when it's back in stock.
Sign up for the CD Baby Newsletter
Your email address will not be sold for any reason.
Continue Shopping
just a few left.
order now!
Share to Google +1

To listen to tracks you will need to update your browser to a recent version.

  Song Share Time Download
clip
1. Aphrodite Has Gone Mad
2:14 $0.99
clip
2. Vivian
2:25 $0.99
clip
3. Do the New Plague, Babe
2:52 $0.99
clip
4. Country Killer
1:46 $0.99
clip
5. The Mattress Song
2:03 $0.99
clip
6. Not Right in the Head
1:52 $0.99
clip
7. 77
1:41 $0.99
clip
8. February 22nd 1975
3:22 $0.99
clip
9. Two Shit Icepick
2:30 $0.99
clip
10. Brain
1:25 $0.99
clip
11. Michigan
1:26 $0.99
clip
12. There's the Rub
1:50 $0.99
clip
13. Fire When Ready
2:48 $0.99
Downloads are available as MP3-320 files.

ABOUT THIS ALBUM


Album Notes
In the banal,bloated and completely corporate modern (rock) horse shit that is supposedly alternative or indie, one finds little hope for anything original and full of hate for the mainstream and its culture of doom and class warfare. Rising from the voluptuous mountains of Montana comes the touchers, carrying the ethics and ideals of the late seventies early eighties punk scene. FUGAZI, NATION OF ULYSSES, MINUTEMEN, FLipper--minor threat BLACK FLAG, DEAD KENNEDYS< the Stooges and X. Ramones, heartbreakers, Daniel Johnston,tom waits and the butthole surfers, Frank Black, etc so we have a twang and a taste of johnny cash and Willie Nelson but the Fury of THE Jesus Lizard or the melvins. So keep being spoon fed the corporate whore's excrement and take a flying fuck at the moon

Read more...

Reviews


to write a review

Shawna Butel

rockin'
yeah, rockin'
Read more...

Las Vegas Weekly

Totally Addicting
The Touchers
The Underwater Fascist
Quite possibly one of the weirdest bands ever heard, The Touchers play manic and metal-tinged alt-country that's fun, unique and totally addicting. If you're a fan of strange music, this disc is a must.
Read more...

babysue.com

rip-roaring abrasive rock music
The guys in Touchers represent the seedy underside of ski resort towns like Bozeman, Montana. While yuppy visitors are slipping down the slopes in their overpriced retard gear, these guys tuck themselves away in the background and play absolutely rip-roaring abrasive rock music (most likely to vent their frustrations about the yuppy visitors who are slipping down the slopes in their overpriced retard gear). The Underwater Fascist works. This self-recorded album succeeds because of the inherent sincerity of the delivery. Instead of trying to sound like the latest hipster band or drown their instruments and vocals in effects, these guys play like hell and just let the machine capture their sincere harsh energy. Fast, loose, and slightly trashy...these tracks are refreshingly effective. Top picks: "Aphrodite Has Gone Mad," "Country Killer," "77," "Fire When Ready." (We absolutely love the ad featuring sea monkeys who have been transformed into underwater fascists.) (Rating: 5)
Read more...

SLUG MAG

an unbelievable and amazing album that should not be overlooked by anyone.
The Touchers, also known as Bipolar Ben and The Touchers, call Montana home and yes, Ben Spangler (also known as Ben Brisini in some text), is a self-proclaimed sufferer of bipolar disorder. It is my belief that this medical condition may be an aide to his mulit-sided and schizophrenic music. The Underwater Fascist rocks like a garage punk/alt country/rock ‘n’ roll/hardcore buffet of music. Throughout the record Spangler’s vocals go from his regular scratchy-throat to blistering screaming without warning and the distortion-laced music itself is hard to pin down and define as a whole. Trying to classify a band such as The Touchers only demeans what they are all about. Catchy hooks and dirt-throat singing, mixed with blistering screaming, along with insightful lyrics make up the masterpiece that is The Underwater Fascist, –Jeremy C. Wilkins
Read more...