The Silverslut 2000​-​2002
by The Search

  • The Silverslut 2000​-​2002

The Silverslut 2000​-​2002
by The Search

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It’s been quiet for a while around the swedish indie-rocker THE SEARCH. After the successful album “Saturnine Songs” in 2008, the first germany gigs and a few line-up changes, the congenial boys from the beautiful Uppsala are back with the 6-CD download compilation “The Silverslut 2000-2002”.

Between 2000 and 2002 The Search, back then called THE SILVERSLUT, recorded 6 EPs and released them in small DIY-editions. On the first two EPs “The Silverslut” (2000) and “Arctic Gold Days” (2000) some songs are still sung in swedish. Both EPs bring up the charme of older recordings, which show the band’s first steps in an adorable way.

Already with the third EP “Friday Saturday” it was already in the same year very clear, which changes the band has made in a very short time. The EP was very consistent with a central theme. With “Travoltol” (2001) it was successful to keep this improvement and so the EP was all about sex thematically.

On “Dancing in The Winter Sky” (2002) the band broke with their previous sound and all songs were created on the bass guitar. The sounds became less organic, but the beats much more rhythmic. And the band followed this trail faithfully with their last EP under the flag of SILVERSLUT - “Cosmetic Rock” (2002) - and some of the then created songs were also used for later THE SEARCH albums.

And while the band renamed into THE SEARCH in 2003, these 6 EPs were always mentioned as the first releases of the band and were available as a free download on for a long time. Due to the fact, that for example “Quash”, a song about love, horniness, despair and cowardice, “Juno”, a very cool song taken their name from the synthesizer of the former keyboard player Tina, “Me And Ritva And Some Cheap Scotch” or “Chloe” as timeless favourites are on this compilation. Mastermind Razmig decided to release the collection as a download compilation officially, to get over the time until the next THE SEARCH album will be released in autumn.

Release date: 28/06/2011

Track Listing

  1. I Saw the Light
  2. Icewoman
  3. Let Me See Your Arms Stretch Out
  4. Come Lie Next to Me
  5. Underwater Cheek to Cheek
  6. Night Friends
  7. A Young Open Wound
  8. Juno
  9. The Search for a Meaningful Existence
  10. Squeeze Me Like a Snake
  11. Natasja Scotch
  12. Quash
  13. Badass Salty
  14. Them Panties
  15. Dick Fire
  16. Travolta
  17. Me and Ritva and Some Cheap Scotch
  18. Boken
  19. Do You Wanna Go Out
  20. Steel Wall Baby
  21. A Midnight Date
  22. Chloë
  23. Sunset Park
  24. Surrogat
  25. What the Fuck
  26. Razmigs Nya
  27. Min Bottenvåning
  28. Blend
  29. Bizmylla Jive
  30. Press My Hand
  31. Barbara
  32. My Kiss Cucumber
  33. Margaret
  34. Infection
  35. Autofellatio

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