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''If someone can point me in the direction of a good album produced by any Japanese artist in the world, ever, in the history of mankind I would be very grateful. I can't quite believe that a nation of the size of Japan can ONLY produce incontinent, incoherent and self-indulgent plagiarists and obcurantists?!?!????''

*sigh*

Julio Desouza (jdesouza), Tuesday, 15 July 2003 21:15 (sixteen years ago) link

Is OOIOO dance party safe?

Jon Williams (ex machina), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 12:47 (sixteen years ago) link

Is OOIOO dance party safe?

If you like to party out of bounds.

Mark (MarkR), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 13:02 (sixteen years ago) link

I think of it as Dance Party USA but in Japanese.

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 13:09 (sixteen years ago) link

Is Kila Kila Kila good or what?

dleone (dleone), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 13:11 (sixteen years ago) link

i haven't heard it yet! I want to but I am stuck at work dleone, you gotta get me out of here.

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 13:16 (sixteen years ago) link

Well I haven't heard it either. But good news, they're getting rid of all of us in October, so I won't have work to worry about then.

dleone (dleone), Wednesday, 16 July 2003 13:22 (sixteen years ago) link

two weeks pass...
two reviews of kila kila kila:

"the new ooioo record is like Sun Ra meets Serge Gainsbourge A nite remember a day forgotten shooting out into space on a breath, a pregnant pause and then a skidding lift where you land no one knows... "
-Kim Gordon

"In a perfect world, Roger Dean would be banging on yoshimi's door, begging to do thier covers, their stage set, their shoes. I can't quite place why OOIOO make me think of Yes, especially as i like OOIOO a lot more. but i guess it's because OOIOO fufill what i always hoped Yes would do for me, elegantly articulate endless planes of otherness. i don't know what that means, but i hoped for it! OOIOO's new albums sounds even more assured than their previous records, and sounds more intimate, up front and cozy, right in your front room. so before they arrive, clean up, put away your laundry, and was the dishes, they need as much space as you can give them."
-Jim O'Rourke.

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 30 July 2003 17:20 (sixteen years ago) link

Sun Ra doesn't need to meet anyone else in order to be interesting.

Al Andalous, Wednesday, 30 July 2003 17:39 (sixteen years ago) link

deep.

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 30 July 2003 18:38 (sixteen years ago) link

haha. i just stayed in the Al Andalous hotel in sevilla. they had a kiddy pool that only went up to my calves

JasonD (JasonD), Wednesday, 30 July 2003 18:52 (sixteen years ago) link

three months pass...
kila kila kila domestic release on thrill jockey in february 04...

still no domestic release of the epic masterwork gold and green

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 25 November 2003 18:05 (fifteen years ago) link

I got this record shortly after my post from the summer. Can't say I thought it was that interesting. I probably should listen to it again; haven't heard it since listening a couple of times after I bought it.

dleone (dleone), Tuesday, 25 November 2003 18:12 (fifteen years ago) link

i have a good suggestion, treat the first 2 songs as bonus tracks.

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 25 November 2003 18:13 (fifteen years ago) link

also: Spring Tour of USA for OoioO

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 25 November 2003 18:16 (fifteen years ago) link

two months pass...
boredoms/lightning bolt at scala, kings cross, london 30.03.04 #13.50

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 19:24 (fifteen years ago) link

or should that say "boredoms"? O_o

gygax! (gygax!), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 19:28 (fifteen years ago) link

Yeah. And what is it with them and the UK?? I mean, come on, at least come to NYC or something.

dleone (dleone), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 19:29 (fifteen years ago) link

this is awesome news!

marcg (marcg), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 19:52 (fifteen years ago) link

Jon Williams to thread.

Ian Johnson (orion), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 21:32 (fifteen years ago) link

holy fucking yeah!

toby (tsg20), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:27 (fifteen years ago) link

So, are Lightning Bolt going to play on the floor? In a snotty London venue? Alright!

udu wudu (udu wudu), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:33 (fifteen years ago) link

Oh, I wish I had never seen this.

dean! (deangulberry), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:38 (fifteen years ago) link

HI GUYS! Do you know anything about Eye coming to NYC for something to do with John Zorn's birthday?

Also, Damo Suzuki is playing with Yammato in Japan :(

Jon Williams (ex machina), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:39 (fifteen years ago) link

Eye performed with Zorn in a duo show right around the time of the Zorn 50th birthday shows at Tonic last year. Zorn told me he recorded something for him as well for possible release on Tzadik.

dleone (dleone), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:43 (fifteen years ago) link

ahhh wicked!

prima fassy (bob), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:54 (fifteen years ago) link

why do they hate us so?

strongo hulkington (dubplatestyle), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 22:56 (fifteen years ago) link

I'm still mad about that. I hate everyone who has the ability to go to that show.

dean! (deangulberry), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 23:09 (fifteen years ago) link

Yea, what have the Brits done recently to contribute awesome music to the world? NOTHING.

Jon Williams (ex machina), Tuesday, 3 February 2004 23:12 (fifteen years ago) link

let's kick england's ass!!!

el sabor de gene (yournullfame), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 01:15 (fifteen years ago) link

JON: DON'T MAKE BLANKET STATEMENTS. IT IS BAD FORM.

Ian Johnson (orion), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 02:30 (fifteen years ago) link

NO, REALLY ENGLAND SUX

Jon Williams (ex machina), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 15:32 (fifteen years ago) link

They don't deserve that show.

dean! (deangulberry), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 17:52 (fifteen years ago) link

MAYBE COLDPLAY CAN OPEN FOR THE BOREDOMS HAHAHA

Jon Williams (ex machina), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 18:31 (fifteen years ago) link

(recent-ish) British stuff that is good: Skullflower/Sunroof!, Vibracathedral Orchestra&offshoots.. probably more. Ned would know.

IAN J0HNSOPNNN, Wednesday, 4 February 2004 18:38 (fifteen years ago) link

I know a few things, and you've definitely named some of the best -- let us not forget the wonderful Wickham-Smith/Youngs axis.

Ned Raggett (Ned), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 19:02 (fifteen years ago) link

Guapo might appeal to fans of Boredoms, and also happen to include ILM's udu wudu as a member (I think).

dleone (dleone), Wednesday, 4 February 2004 19:04 (fifteen years ago) link

no shit?

(guapo's "great sage" is insane and brilliant. "five suns" is like the second coming of magma.)

el sabor de gene (yournullfame), Thursday, 5 February 2004 01:43 (fifteen years ago) link

for the most recent tour:

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gygax! (gygax!), Friday, 6 February 2004 02:13 (fifteen years ago) link

unchanged since 2001

gygax! (gygax!), Friday, 6 February 2004 02:17 (fifteen years ago) link

i meant to point out the only releases since the '99 VCN box are those 4 remix albums.

gygax! (gygax!), Friday, 6 February 2004 02:18 (fifteen years ago) link

Torturing yourself isn't going to help.

dleone (dleone), Friday, 6 February 2004 02:47 (fifteen years ago) link

sad, sad truth.

gygax! (gygax!), Friday, 6 February 2004 05:25 (fifteen years ago) link

finally saw 'ichi the killer' last night. I can see why maybe the Karera Musication soundtrack doesn't work on it's own, but in the context of the film, absolutely fantastic.

(wasn't my favorite miike film overall but still worth seeing).

(Jon L), Friday, 6 February 2004 05:36 (fifteen years ago) link

VCN is such a fantastic record, they can't just leave us hanging like this! Is it just down to a bad deal with the label or is there something else afoot?

Hayden Nicholls (Pop the Weasel), Friday, 6 February 2004 06:00 (fifteen years ago) link

scroll up. then crawl into a fetal position every night.

gygax! (gygax!), Friday, 6 February 2004 06:07 (fifteen years ago) link

two weeks pass...
if you are a fan of eYe's color artwork/colaging, i HIGHLY recommend this book:

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&category=7702&item=3589166157

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 25 February 2004 17:20 (fifteen years ago) link

sp: collaging

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 25 February 2004 17:21 (fifteen years ago) link

oh btw gygax, have you heard the July 2002 Brighton show? Probably the best boot, as far as sound quality, I've heard. They play the same piece they did at ATP.

dleone (dleone), Wednesday, 25 February 2004 18:35 (fifteen years ago) link

nope, i'm not a huge fan of "live recordings" but i can make an exception in this case. are you slsk?

gygax! (gygax!), Wednesday, 25 February 2004 19:51 (fifteen years ago) link


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