Tuesday, September 30, 2008

Some Monster in Thy Thought...

Woozlebug - Dewclaw

(1996, no label, one-sided C-90.)

The unreleased follow-up (or predecessor) to Woozlebug's Mullicana album. A slow, hellish burn...



01 Last Train to Skullville / Sacred Pool of PCP / Union Crack Bed Flooded (27:55)

02 Fiery Miremaid (7:50)

03 Dewclaw (2:34)

The fifth installment in our Infinite Brilliance of Greg Fucking Chapman series...

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Woozlebug:

Bruce Anderson - mossbunker bass
Greg Chapman - toxic foxfire guitars
Paul Glaser - teutronics & samples
Evan Light - Moog Monk
Guy Wilde - drums (or, ex-drummer)

Recorded 1996 by W'bug & Co. at the Red Murk-Bank, NJ, USSA.

Remastered by TS at Western Blot, September 30, 2008.

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(89.6 MB, ripped @ 320 from the original cassette.)

Here.

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Both quiet and tense for several seconds,

TS

Don't Laugh...

It's the red, horizontal progress bar that likely provokes the laughter for the audience. As it pings back and forth over the first syllable of "Venice," only the stout of heart (or humorless, or those lacking a sufficiently wide cruel streak) suppress chortles. As for the others (the contestants), I can relate. I watched hillbillies mangle Russian for three freakin' years, and although ridicule was discouraged, it nonetheless occurred...