January 26, 2007
wonderful album art
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It's not often I linger long on 'album' art these days, with pixels and all scrolling about, but this is a fine exception crammed into 4 and three quarters squared.
The disc isn't pictured, but it provides another sublime layer through the die cuts when in place.
I'll reserve judgement on the music until I can give it a few spins. I'm currently hearing some whistling, so it's promising. And this is why I do not write music reviews.
Current music: Menomena "Boyscout'n"
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Craig lives in Portland. Super nice kid. He did "Blankets," which is on the "DDC Requiered Reading" list. Good stuff. From Wisconsin, originally.
Posted by: Draplin | Jan 26, 2007 2:30:59 PM
Despite a thousand regrettable purchases based on album (ahem- "album") art alone, I would not be able to pass this one up.
Feels like it might be a good listen for one of those windows-down february days when the thermometer nears 70 and you delude yourself into thinking the winter drear is over.
huzzah for summery music.
Posted by: perpetual futility | Jan 26, 2007 1:11:33 PM
The music is excellent as well. Love the Menomena!
Posted by: Jim | Jan 26, 2007 11:41:42 AM
His artwork reminds me of Luke Ramsey http://www.mebeme.com/
and I love picture discs.
Posted by: Matt | Jan 26, 2007 7:09:27 AM
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