MC


REDEEM DOWNLOAD CODE

If you received a download code in a vinyl you purchased, you can redeem it for your download here.


LOGIN

Login with your existing account.

Forgot Password

CREATE ACCOUNT

Create an account to purchase items.

cover

"There is a certain genius in curating and archiving if it's done in the right way. Boston's PHIL MILSTEIN is a master of this art. His projects recontextualizing 'found' material are as inventive and original as anything you'll run across. Another maestro of the form is Maine's SKOT SPEAR (aka id m theft able). We already vinylized one of the projects he uncovered, The Weeny Man LP. And now it's time for another. Originally released by Skot in 2002 as a CDR on his own Maang-Disc label, EEEE EEEEE documents a cassette he found in the basement of a friend's house late in the last century. The music is a solo set recorded by Skot's friend's younger brother, back when he was in sixth or seventh grade. And it's kind of a masterpiece, along the lines of Human Skab, Teddy Fire and the like (although, truthfully, we think it's the best of this particular pre-pubescent breed). What the hell EEEE thought he was doing is anyone's guess, but the results are weird, self-consciously smutty, and possessed of a de facto avant garde heft that is difficult to resist. Lyrical topics are downbeat (as befits the artist's age group) and the key/rhythm-box based arrangements really sneak up on you. It's guaranteed to make you feel like you (yourself) are rolling around on filthy shag carpeting in a damp rural basement, dreaming that you were anywhere else, and moaning in as musical a way as your damage will allow. A readymade classic that would have been lost were it not for Mr. Spear. Let us salute him and all the other geniuses of trash recycling. They are the true vanguard."—Byron Coley, 2017 Edition of 300.

Related Items

cover

Dead Girl's Party

The Things I've Lost
Feeding Tube
cover

Dial

Noise Opera
Feeding Tube
cover

Neville, Stefan & Greg Malcolm

A Nuance
Feeding Tube
cover

Noyes, Charles K. And Owen Maercks With Henry Kaiser And Greg Goodman

Free Mammals
Feeding Tube
cover

Flaherty, Paul & Chris Corsano

The Hated Music
Feeding Tube
cover

Empool

Does Do Did Done
Feeding Tube
cover

Jones, MB (Matt Jones)

MB Jones by MB Jones
Feeding Tube
cover

Metabolismus / Mono Pause

Don't Low Up To The Amped Buenaes
Feeding Tube
cover

Arn, Eric & Margaret Unknown

Paranza Corta
Feeding Tube
cover

Noguchi, Shutaro

Love Super Terranean
Feeding Tube
cover

Collin, Jon

Water And Rock Music Vol. 1
Feeding Tube
cover

Papa Lord God

The Sheik Of Downfall Creek
Feeding Tube