Friday, August 24, 2012

D.R.I. - Violent Pacification 7"

Looking at my blog stats I see that D.R.I.'s Dealing With It L.P. is surprisingly popular. That means this post is probably way overdue. Here's their second release, from 1984, which features the first time they came dangerously close to a three minute song.

Kill You Before You Kill Each Other


  1. D.R.I. was originally from my neighborhood in Houston,known as "Spring Branch". But I as about 5-6 years younger than thm. This 7' is the most SHREDDING Hardcore out there in it's day. And it's the better soundin than the other versions I've hears of Couch Slouch,ect...

    1. I agree, this is GREAT! All their early stuff ranks way up there. I remember how depressed I was when 'Crossover' came out. But I've since warmed up to their metal sound.