Time Bomb High School

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Time Bomb High School
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Studio album by
ReleasedJune 11, 2002
RecordedJanuary, 2002 at Easley McCain Recording
Genre Garage punk
Label In the Red
Producer Doug Easley
Reigning Sound chronology
Break Up, Break Down
Time Bomb High School
Too Much Guitar
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Time Bomb High School is the second album by the Reigning Sound. It was released in 2002 on In the Red Records. The album featured the original Reigning Sound lineup of Greg Cartwright on lead vocals and guitar; Alex Greene on organ, piano, guitar, and backing vocals; Jeremy Scott on bass, and backing vocals; and Greg Roberson on drums. [2] Howlin' Pelle Almqvist of The Hives commented in Rolling Stone that Time Bomb High School was his favorite record of 2002. [3]


Track listing

Time Bomb High School LP/CD (In The Red, 2002, ITR 084)

  1. Stormy Weather (Arlen, Koehler) - 2:11
  2. Straight Shooter (Cartwright) - 1:33
  3. You're Not as Pretty (Cartwright) - 2:55
  4. Brown Paper Sack (Rogers) - 2:13
  5. Wait and See (Cartwright) - 2:33
  6. I Walk by Your House (Cartwright) - 2:49
  7. Time Bomb High School (Cartwright) - 1:35
  8. I Don't Believe (Davis, Hutcherson, Paul) - 2:44
  9. She's Bored with You (Cartwright) - 2:11
  10. Reptile Style (Cartwright) - 3:22
  11. I'm Holding Out (Cartwright) - 2:43
  12. I Don't Know How to Tell You (Cartwright) - 2:29
  13. Dressy (Cartwright) - 2:54
  14. I'd Much Rather Be with the Boys (Oldham, Richard) - 2:17
  15. You're So Strange (Cartwright) - 3:11

The vinyl LP has the songs listed in a different order, and excludes "I Walk By Your House".


Related Research Articles


  1. Time Bomb High School at AllMusic
  2. "Reigning Sound".
  3. "The Music Issue :: The Memphis Flyer :: Music Features :: Music". www.memphisflyer.com. Archived from the original on 2007-09-27.