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Jetplane Landing

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Jetplane Landing are a four-piece post-hardcore band from Derry, Northern Ireland. The band was formed in 1999 by ex-Cuckoo members, Andrew Ferris (guitar/vocals) and Jamie Burchell (bass) along with guitarist, Cahir O’Doherty and drummer, Raife Burchell. Drawing inspiration from ‘80s hardcore and associated with the British Post-Hardcore movement they released their debut album, 'Zero for Conduct' in 2001 and followed it up with 'Once Like a Spark' in 2003. Third album, 'Backlash Cop' [2007], incorporated funk and hip hop elements, inviting comparisons to political rockers Rage Against the Machine. The band took a break from playing live in 2007 and returned to public view six years later with new record 'Don't Try' and new drummer Craig McKean (ex-Fighting With Wire)....

Discography

  • Jetplane Landing - Don't Try

    Jetplane Landing
    Don't Try

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    Tracklisting

    CHEAPSKATE TRICKS FOR WORN DOWN PEOPLE
    BEAT GENERATION... HA!
    CORTEZ & COLUMBUS
    MY RADIO HEART
    WALLS OF DERRY
    BROKEN BY PEOPLE
    THE LIGHTNING BIRD BLINDED BY MOONFIRE
    MAN WITH A MOVIE CAMERA TRAPPED INSIDE HIS HEAD
    THE TREES FILL WITH SCREAMING BIRDS
    MAGNETIC SEA

    Description

    A monster of an album, JPL are back in action with a full-force assault of our sound systems. Pure Jetplane start to finish, riff after riff after riff!

    The band took a break from playing live in 2007 and return to public view six years later with this new record 'Don't Try' and new drummer Craig McKean (ex-Fighting With Wire). A taut, visceral art-rock affair 'Don't Try' draws easiest comparison to the bands work on fan-favourite EP 'Els Quatre Gats' [2002] however offers elements from the band's entire recorded output so far.


    Catalog

    STA100

    Release Date

    02 Sep 2013
  • Jetplane Landing - Backlash Cop

    Jetplane Landing
    Backlash Cop

    Tracklisting

    Backlash Cop
    White Music
    Dizzy Gillespie For President
    Lungs of Punk
    Why Do They Never Play Les Savy Fav On The Radio?
    The Breaks, PT.1
    The Breaks, PT.2
    Jameson Used The Claw
    Sam Cooke
    Climbing Up The Face Of Miles Davis
    Us And The Ringside Stars
    Hendrix Sur La Lune
    Reprise
    Song For Sonia Sanchez

    Description

    "Bold and thought provoking concept album from Jetplane Landing. Jetplane Landing come of age on their third studio album, recorded at the legendary Southern Studios with Harvey Birrell (Therapy?, Shudder To Think, Buzzcocks). The band make a stratospheric artistic leap on 'Backlash Cop' - the follow up to 2003's critically lauded 'Once Like A Spark' and 2001's 'Zero For Conduct'. Bristling with creative energy the quartet somersault and back-flip through genres on their most eclectic offering yet. From the old school hip hop of title track 'Backlash Cop' to the Minutemen-checking funk of 'Lungs Of Punk'; the classic soul groove of 'Sam Cooke' versus the spoken word provocation of 'Us And The Ringside Stars' this is a thrilling ride.

    Jam-packed, with historical references both lyrically and musically the band ambitiously tackle subject matter as diverse as Dizzy Gillespie's 1964 US presidential campaign to frustration at not hearing enough Les Savy Fav on the radio. Audacious and far-reaching; brace yourself for thirty seven minutes of ferocious guitar trickery; thought provoking lyricism and crushingly funky drumming on 2007's most surprising record yet."


    Catalog

    STA037

    Release Date

    04 Jun 2007
  • Jetplane Landing - Beat Generation …Ha! - Single

    Jetplane Landing
    Beat Generation …Ha! (Single)

    Tracklisting

    Beat Generation …Ha!

    Description

    The second single to be taken from Jetplane Landing's fourth studio album 'Don't Try', “Beat Generation… Ha!” is a meditation on being an outsider, written (in part) from the perspective of the oft-overlooked writer Gregory Corso.

    Jetplane state - “Who said creativity should ever come from anything less than rage, than from terror, than from isolation? Not us; not Corso; not others: "If you're going to try, go all the way. There is no other feeling like that. You will be alone with the gods, and the nights will flame with fire."


    Catalog

    STA128

    Release Date

    02 Dec 2013
  • Jetplane Landing - Brave Gravity

    Jetplane Landing
    Brave Gravity

    Tracklisting

    Brave Gravity
    We Are The Pragmatists
    The New Standard
    Brave Gravity

    Catalog

    STA017

    Release Date

    31 May 2004
  • Jetplane Landing - Calculate The Risk

    Jetplane Landing
    Calculate The Risk

    Tracklisting

    Calculate The Risk
    My Father's Hands

    Catalog

    STA012

    Release Date

    12 May 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - Els Quatre Gats

    Jetplane Landing
    Els Quatre Gats

    Tracklisting

    Acrimony
    Lights Out
    My Fundamental Flaw
    An Upheaval

    Catalog

    STA006

    Release Date

    22 May 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - I Opt Out

    Jetplane Landing
    I Opt Out

    Tracklisting

    I Opt Out
    Sequel
    Brothers/Sisters
    I Opt Out - Video

    Catalog

    STA016

    Release Date

    23 Feb 2004
  • Jetplane Landing - Live At The Freebutt

    Jetplane Landing
    Live At The Freebutt

    Tracklisting

    Acrimony (live)
    New Standard (live)
    Calculate the Risk (Live)
    The Violence (Live)
    My Fundamental Flaw (live)
    Brave Gravity (Live)

    Description

    Recorded by Sam Brown at the Freebutt, Brighton during the height of JPL's touring onslaught of 2004.


    Catalog

    STA111

    Release Date

    30 Oct 2012
  • Jetplane Landing - Live At The London Lexington

    Jetplane Landing
    Live At The London Lexington

    Tracklisting

    Acrimony Live @ London Lexington
    I Opt Out Live @ London Lexington
    Beat Generation…Ha! Live @ London Lexington
    Backlash Cop Live @ London Lexington
    Brave Gravity Live @ London Lexington
    What The Argument Has Changed Live @ London Lexington
    The Violence Live @ London Lexington
    Magnetic Sea Live @ London Lexington
    The New Standard Live @ London Lexington
    Why Do They Never Play Les Savy Fav On The Radio Live @ London Lexington
    Walls Of Derry Live @ London Lexington
    Calculate The Risk Live @ London Lexington
    This Is Not Revolution Rock Live @ London Lexington
    There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger Live @ London Lexington

    Description

    When Béla Lugosi was trapped in his final death fight with the electric octopus in Ed Wood's 'Bride of the Monster' did he whine, did he complain? No, he got back in the saddle and put forth a perfectly professional performance.

    Everyone has to face their own electric octopus at some time. When it became Jetplane Landing's time (after six years of hibernation and contemplation) to face their fears - their mollusc of justice if you like, this friends, is exactly, without any studio trickery or editing whatsoever, what they sounded like!

    Vive La réalité.


    Catalog

    STA129

    Release Date

    02 Dec 2013
  • Jetplane Landing - My Radio Heart (Single)

    Jetplane Landing
    My Radio Heart (Single)

    Tracklisting

    My Radio Heart
    My Radio Heart Video

    Catalog

    STA124

    Release Date

    02 Sep 2013
  • Jetplane Landing - Once Like A Spark

    Jetplane Landing
    Once Like A Spark

    Tracklisting

    The Violence
    Brave Gravity
    I Opt Out
    Calculate The Risk
    Do It... Now!
    Conventional Thought
    Effect A Change
    Tethered By All That We Know
    The Strength Of Our Conviction
    Writing The Ways Down
    There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger

    Description

    Heavier and more commercial than its predecessor 'Zero For Conduct' [2001] but no less thrilling - in short this album is the fucking shit! Jetplane take their literate, high-wire punk act up a step both in terms of production value and lyrical invention on a 2nd record 'brimming with the same passionate, heartfelt intensity that made their first record so essential' according to Kerrang. Containing the singles 'Calculate The Risk' and 'Brave Gravity' this is the bands most accessible work to date and brought the band a legion of die-hard fans on it's initial release.


    Catalog

    STA014

    Release Date

    27 Oct 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - Summer Ends

    Jetplane Landing
    Summer Ends

    Tracklisting

    Summer Ends
    Sleeps With The Light On

    Catalog

    STA004

    Release Date

    25 Feb 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger

    Jetplane Landing
    There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger

    Tracklisting

    There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger (Edit)
    The Violence (Live SBN Radio Session)
    I Opt Out (Live SBN Radio Session)
    Calculate The Risk (Live SBN Radio Session)
    The Strength Of Our Conviction (Live SBN Radio Session)
    Angel With Broken Wings (Acoustic Demo Version)
    Japan (Acoustic Demo Version)
    Everywhere That Is In Need Of Repair (Acoustic Demo Version)
    The Only Defence That I Have (Acoustic Demo Version)
    Acrimony (Live At Islington Academy)
    The New Standard (Live At Islington Academy)
    Tethered By All That We Know (Live At Islington Academy)
    I Opt Out (Live At Islington Academy)
    The Violence (Live At Islington Academy)
    Brave Gravity (Live At Islington Academy)
    This Is Not Revolution Rock (Live At Islington Academy)
    My Fundamental Flaw (Live At Islington Academy)
    What The Arguement Has Changed (Live At Islington Academy)
    Lights Out (Live At Islington Academy)
    Calculate The Risk (Live At Islington Academy)
    There Is No Real Courage Unless There Is Real Danger (Live At Islington Academy)
    Conventional Thought (Live At Islington Academy)
    Effect A Change (Live At Islington Academy)

    Description

    A compilation of Jetplane demos, B-sides and live recordings.


    Catalog

    STA023

    Release Date

    04 Dec 2004
  • Jetplane Landing - This Is Not Revolution Rock

    Jetplane Landing
    This Is Not Revolution Rock

    Tracklisting

    This Is Not Revolution Rock
    Atoms Dream In Technicolour

    Catalog

    STA003

    Release Date

    21 Oct 2001
  • Jetplane Landing - Zero For Conduct

    Jetplane Landing
    Zero For Conduct

    Tracklisting

    Tiny Bombs
    This Is Not Revolution Rock
    Underground Queen
    Summer Ends
    End Of The Night
    What The Argument Has Changed
    The Boy You Love To Hate
    The Last Thing I Should Do
    Interstate Five
    Atoms Dream In Technicolour
    A Miracle Of Science

    Description

    Hailed as a masterpeice upon it's original 2001 release, JPL's debut continues to be the band's defining musical statement. Containing the singles 'This Is Not Revolution Rock' and 'Summer Ends' the album was released to an underground and mainstream press fanfare. Delicate acoustic confessionals sit alongside full throated math-rock experimentation; this is an album as varied as it is ambitious - absolutely essential.


    Catalog

    STA001

    Release Date

    03 Sep 2001
  • Jetplane Landing - Zero For Conduct (Japan Release)

    Jetplane Landing
    Zero For Conduct (Japan Release)

    Tracklisting

    Tiny Bombs
    This Is Not Revolution Rock
    Underground Queen
    Summer Ends
    End Of The Night
    What The Argument Has Changed
    The Boy You Love To Hate
    The Last Thing I Should Do
    Interstate Five
    Atoms Dream In Technicolour
    A Miracle Of Science

    Description

    Hailed as a masterpeice upon it's original 2001 release, JPL's debut continues to be the band's defining musical statement. Containing the singles 'This Is Not Revolution Rock' and 'Summer Ends' the album was released to an underground and mainstream press fanfare. Delicate acoustic confessionals sit alongside full throated math-rock experimentation; this is an album as varied as it is ambitious - absolutely essential.


    Catalog

    STA008

    Release Date

    01 Feb 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - Zero For Conduct (re-issue)

    Jetplane Landing
    Zero For Conduct (Re-Issue)

    Tracklisting

    Tiny Bombs
    This Is Not Revolution Rock
    Underground Queen
    Summer Ends
    End Of The Night
    What The Argument Has Changed
    The Boy You Love To Hate
    The Last Thing I Should Do
    Interstate Five
    Atoms Dream In Technicolour
    A Miracle Of Science

    Description

    Hailed as a masterpeice upon it's original 2001 release, JPL's debut continues to be the band's defining musical statement. Containing the singles 'This Is Not Revolution Rock' and 'Summer Ends' the album was released to an underground and mainstream press fanfare. Delicate acoustic confessionals sit alongside full throated math-rock experimentation; this is an album as varied as it is ambitious - absolutely essential.



    Catalog

    STA015

    Release Date

    11 Nov 2003
  • Jetplane Landing - Zero For Conduct plus Els Quatre Gats (Japan Release)

    Jetplane Landing
    Zero For Conduct plus Els Quatre Gats (Japan Release)

    Tracklisting

    Tiny Bombs
    This Is Not Revolution Rock
    Underground Queen
    Summer Ends
    End Of The Night
    What The Argument Has Changed
    The Boy You Love To Hate
    The Last Thing I Should Do
    Interstate Five
    Atoms Dream In Technicolour
    A Miracle Of Science

    Acrimony
    Lights Out
    My Fundamental Flaw
    An Upheaval

    Catalog

    STA009

    Release Date

    01 Feb 2003
  • JPL/Intentions Of An Asteroid - Acrimony/Wait Don't Fire (Split)

    Various
    Acrimony/Wait Don't Fire (Split)

    Tracklisting

    Acrimony
    Wait Don't Fire

    Catalog

    STA010

    Release Date

    01 Jun 2002

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