"Our band could be your life," sing the Minutemen on "History Lesson -- Part 2" and never did a lyric better articulate punk's Everyman aesthetic. Guitarist D. Boon and bassist Mike Watt push each other to fast, funny and agitated heights. Sadly, Boon would die a year later in a van accident.
Total album sales: Under 500,000
Peak chart position: N/A
(Posted Nov 01, 2003)