2016 repress. Originally released in 1996, this 180 gram vinyl re-issue is the last in the 1990s EP series on Anton Newcombe‘s own A Recordings label, and this will not be released on CD. This features three versions of songs on the A-side from the Bravery Repetition & Noise sessions, the B-side features four tracks from the early beginnings of the band from 1991 and 1992. Originally Newcombe was heavily influenced by The Rolling Stones‘ psychedelic phase — the name comes from Stones guitarist Brian Jones combined with a reference to cult leader Jim Jones, but his work in the 2000s has expanded into aesthetic dimensions approximating the UK shoegazing genre of the 1990s and incorporates influences from world music, especially Middle Eastern and Brazilian music.
Best listened to from inside the womb, Duster’s 1998’s debut Stratosphere simultaneously capped off and reinvented the slow core’s first wave. A four track dreamscape that will wake the neighbors [...]
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