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by Speedranch
     
 

Given the attention that Speedranch and Jansky Noise have received in the innovative music press (see Wire, October 1998), it's surprising that their sound hasn't been more frequently copied -- even more so since they're known to use the shareware audio program Audiomulch as a primary compositional tool. Perhaps the lack of imitators has toSee more details below

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Given the attention that Speedranch and Jansky Noise have received in the innovative music press (see Wire, October 1998), it's surprising that their sound hasn't been more frequently copied -- even more so since they're known to use the shareware audio program Audiomulch as a primary compositional tool. Perhaps the lack of imitators has to do with the perceived audacity of the group or just the prevalence of niches in the IDM world. On this, both groups' debut CD, they strive for audacity. Speedranch and Jansky Noise pull tracks from across the musical spectrum, sampling Stock, Hausen & Walkman, 2nd Gen, DJ Olive, and Mix Master Mike as well as getting production assistance from friends James Plotkin and David Shea. Throw in some found sound and bitter white noise and toss it in a centrifuge in the center of the earth -- yeah, it's kinda like that. While their work deserves credit for reinvigorating experimental noise/metal, and while England's industrial north has finally produced a band that makes sense to Gary, IN, the slash and burn aspect definitely gets too much play in discussions of the album. For all the noise, it seems at times like a rather quiet album, and one that shows a penchant for devising new if not slightly ingenuous formal structures. Which is all the more reason to give it a chance. The album also includes help, work, and tracks from Byzar, Hrvåtski, Otomo Yoshihide, Semiconductor, Celluloid Mata, and Veilgud Brothers.

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Product Details

Release Date:
04/20/2004
Label:
Leaf Spain
UPC:
0666017001524
catalogNumber:
4

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Tracks

  1. Intro -- We Need Your War
  2. Noise Grinder
  3. Disposable Icons of the Future
  4. Primed for Survival
  5. Cave Control
  6. Erasing String O
  7. Nuclear Cats Get New Home
  8. Botanical Mattress With Fleas in a Midnight Toker
  9. Second Clock Crash  -  Elektroplasma
  10. Awake  -  Faultline
  11. Annual Gift Man Who Comes from the Moon at Halloween
  12. Sincro-Industry  -  ADC
  13. Foil
  14. Sodium Aminate
  15. Bodyburst
  16. Billie Klubb  - Mix Master Mike
  17. Exist Slowly  -  2nd Gen
  18. Eating Lunch With Jason and His Argonauts
  19. Sapid (Dust Devil)
  20. Hardware (Weapons of Mass Destruction)
  21. Glory, Glory, Glory Estefan's Bazoomas
  22. Hawaii

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