Thursday, November 09, 2006
Available now - SHIT & SHINE Toilet door tits B/W The biggest cock in christendom LP
A brand new Shit and Shine record. Two tracks here, over 30 minutes of sonic dirge! I recently read the fantastic Aquarius.org review for their recently released new CD on Riot Season, and I laughed out loud with their description. English not being my mothertongue there's simply no way i can put it more right on the dot than this:
... caustic freaked out psych-noise , channeling their energy into blissed out sort-of krautrocky grooves, albeit still drenched in thick grinding crumbling grit with the needle ALL the way in the red. In fact -most- of the tracks here are some sort of hypnotic stripped down rhythm, just completely damaged and dinged up and pelted with thick slabs of hissy fuzz. Vocals struggly desperately to be heard, even the drums keep getting sucked under the massive swells of acidic sound, swirls of buzzing glitch and super blown out melodies are all draped over the endlessly propulsive rhythms, as they struggle to keep moving forward with layer after layer after layer of dense prickly buzz and drone piled atop them. A gloriously cacophonous caterwaul of rhythmic chaos. Imagine the Psychic Paramount filtered through a Merzbow production and mastered by Masonna, pressed onto a lathe cut, then played a thousand times until the grooves all began to run together, then play it on a turntable made from an old microwave using a rusty nail as a stylus, and broadcast it through the blown out speakers in that junked car that's been sitting in your neighbor's yard for the last ten years. The record THAT sound, and broadcast it through a HUGE tuba shaped loud speaker with your head stuck all the way into the horn. Kinda like that. Imagine some Aufgehoben No Process, some Laddio Bolocko, some Wolf Eyes, some Butthole Surfers, even some Whitehouse and eighties no wave, but mix in a serious dose of Can and Faust and then douse it in thick swaths of noise, freeze it and shatter it into a million pieces.
Now buy the record and have your brain fried!
This one is limited to 300, available only here in our online store and a couple will be made available through Aquarius. This is record 9 in our 12 LP anniversary series.