|1||Come On Give Up||2:45|
|6||Dig It Up||2:31|
|9||Tastes Like Medicine||3:03|
|10||Pick Out The Pieces||2:18|
|MI0345LP||Menace Beach||Ratworld (LP, Album, 180)||Memphis Industries||MI0345LP||UK & Europe||2015|
|MI0345LP||Menace Beach||Ratworld (LP, Album, Ltd, Whi + Cass, Album, Ltd)||Memphis Industries||MI0345LP||UK||2015|
|MI0345CD||Menace Beach||Ratworld (CD, Album + Cass, Album, Ltd)||Memphis Industries||MI0345CD||UK||2015|
|MI0345CDP||Menace Beach||Ratworld (CD, Album, Promo)||Memphis Industries||MI0345CDP||UK||2015|
|MI0345LP||Menace Beach||Ratworld (LP, Album, Ltd, Cle)||Memphis Industries||MI0345LP||UK & Europe||2015|
Ratworld (CD, Album, Promo). Ratworld (LP, Album, Ltd, Cle).
Menace Beach are a five-piece indie rock band from Leeds, England. Menace Beach were formed by core members Ryan Needham (formerly the lead singer of Derby band Komakino) and Liza Violet (formerly of Department M) in 2012. Although the band have a revolving cast of musicians, it has invariably included Nestor Matthews (previously of Sky Larkin), Matt Spalding and Nick Chantler (of Seize The Chair)
Ratworld, the highly touted debut from Leeds group Menace Beach, is a fuzzy, sugar-crusted indie rock platter with a '90s problem. Fortunately, the band's founding duo of Ryan Needham and Liza Violet wear their influences well, and their apparent affection for everything from chugging, Pavement-like slacker rock to wobbly, Slowdive-era shoegaze is framed nicely by some quality songwriting and pleasingly loose production courtesy of part-time bandmate and Hookworms frontman Matt "MJ" Johnson. Lead single and album opener "Come on Give.
Menace Beach – Ratworld. Label: Memphis Industries – MI0345CD.
Menace Beach are a Leeds-based band steeped in '90s alt-rock. Over the last few years, the same intersection of early '90s alternative and indie-rock has inspired vital releases from Speedy Ortiz, Swearin’, and Joanna Gruesome, but Menace Beach are even more committed to their specific set of influences than those groups. Menace Beach are a Leeds-based band steeped in '90s alt-rock.
Menace Beach have been much talked about stalwarts of the Leeds music scene for some time now, maintaining a consistently elevating buzz by just very quietly getting on with being really, really good. Their album launch at Leeds’ very own Jumbo Records kicks off tonight at . 0pm. It is sure to be packed.