Cruel Optimist

Format: 12\"
Catalog Number: DG-73
Release Date: October 29, 2013
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Worriers was formed in 2008 when Lauren Denitzio\'s former band Measure [sa] broke up. Worriers remains Lauren\'s primary band with friends Jonathan Johansen, Mikey Erg, Rachel Rubino, Tim Burke, and Lou Hanman, among others. No Idea released the first 7\", \"Past Lives\" in 2011. Lauren describes the songs on this record as \"inspired by or reference artists and writers that have had a big impact on the way [she] thinks about the world, especially in terms of gender, and assumptions about sexuality and the way we structure our lives.\"

Tracklist

1. Cruel Optimist
2. Precarity Rules
3. Passion
4. Best Case Scenario
5. Never Were
6.. The Only Claude That Matters
7. Killjoy
8. Why We Try