Pick Your King

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Pick Your King
Pick Your King cover.jpg
EP by Poison Idea
Released 1983
Recorded January 20, 1983
Genre Hardcore punk
Length 12:40
Label Fatal Erection Records, Reflex/Wolfpack Records
Poison Idea chronology
Darby Crash Rides Again
(1982)
Pick Your King
(1983)
Record Collectors Are Pretentious Assholes
(1984)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars[1]

Pick Your King is the title of American hardcore punk band Poison Idea's debut EP, released in 1983 via Fatal Erection Records. The album jacket featured a "choice" of kings (hence the title), one side had an image of Jesus Christ, the other side an image of Elvis Presley, a.k.a. "The King". The EP was reissued in 2005 by Reflex/Wolfpack Records on a compilation 12" also containing the 'Learning To Scream' EP.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Think Twice" - 0:41
  2. "It's An Action" - 1:26
  3. "This Thing Called Progress" - 1:01
  4. "In My Head Ache" - 1:07
  5. "Underage" - 0:58
  6. "Self Abuse" - 0:54
  7. "Cult Band" - 0:42
  8. "Last One" - 0:51
  9. "Pure Hate" - 1:41
  10. "Castration" - 0:28
  11. "(I Hate) Reggae" - 1:18
  12. "Give It Up" - 0:27
  13. "Think Fast" - 1:06

Personnel[edit]

  • Jerry A. - Vocals
  • Tom "Pig Champion" Roberts - Guitar
  • Glen Estes - Bass
  • Dean Johnson - Drums

References[edit]

  1. ^ Kennedy, Patrick. "Pick Your King - Poison Idea". Allmusic. Retrieved 2012-09-04.

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