NOMEANSNO 0 + 2 = 1 12" Vinyl LP Album

Album; "0 + 2 = 1" was recorded July 1991 at Profile Studios, Vancouver Canada and was the fifth and final album by the Canadian Punk Rock band: NOMEANSNO.


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Essentials of: NOMEANSNO 0 + 2 = 1
Music Genre:

Canadian Punk Rock

Label & Catalognr:

Alternative Tentacles Records Virus 98, Licensed from Wrong Records

Media Format:

Record Format: 12" Vinyl Stereo Gramophone Record
Total Album (Cover+Record) weight: 230 gram  

Year & Country:

1991 Made in England

Production & Recording Information
Album Packaging

This album includes an insert with lyrics



Cecil English - Producer

Recording Location:

This album was recorded July 1991 at Profile Studios, Vancouver Canada


David Bruce - Photograpjy

Tracklisting Side One:
  1. Now
  2. The Fall
  3. 0 + 2 = 1
  4. The Valley of the Blind
  5. Mary
Tracklisting Side Two:
  1. Everyday I Start to Ooze
  2. When Putting it all in Order ain't enough
  3. The Night Nothing became everything
  4. I Think You Know
  5. Ghosts
  6. Joyful Reunion

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Band Description:

  NOMEANSNO is a punk rock band from Victoria, British Columbia, Canada. The band was formed in 1979 by brothers Rob and John Wright, who played bass and drums, respectively. Over the years, NOMEANSNO has become known for their unique blend of punk rock, jazz, and funk music, as well as their often politically charged lyrics.

One of the defining characteristics of NOMEANSNO's music is their use of complex time signatures and unconventional song structures. This is evident in songs like "The Tower" and "It's Catching Up", which feature intricate bass lines and rhythm changes that challenge traditional punk rock conventions. The band's use of jazz-influenced chord progressions and improvisation also sets them apart from many of their punk rock contemporaries.

NOMEANSNO's lyrics often deal with social and political issues, with a focus on topics like inequality, consumerism, and the environment. Their song "Humans" is a scathing critique of the way humans treat the planet and each other, while "Victory" takes aim at the way society values power and status over human connection.

Over the years, NOMEANSNO has released a number of critically acclaimed albums, including "Wrong" (1989), which is often cited as one of the best punk rock albums of all time. The album's opening track, "It's Catching Up", has become a classic of the genre, and its influence can be heard in the work of many other punk and alternative rock bands.

In addition to their music, NOMEANSNO has also been known for their energetic live shows. The band's performances are characterized by their raw intensity and their willingness to experiment and push boundaries.

Despite their significant influence on the punk rock genre, NOMEANSNO has remained relatively unknown outside of Canada and the Pacific Northwest region of the United States. However, their dedicated fan base and critical acclaim ensure that their music will continue to be celebrated for years to come.

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