Tuesday, February 17, 2009

New on Karl Schmidt Verlag!

KSV 009 Karl & die Leidenschaften - Unnötigerweise Auto-Getunete Klassiker (CDR)

Apologies for the delay, but this project was far easier to whip up than complete - I've just finished the final mix this evening. As the album and composition titles suggest,
seventy-seven album-length recordings have been unnecessarily Auto-Tuned, folded four to nine times, then stacked like damp West Georgia cordwood and mixed for maximum clarity. The harmonies relentlessly seethe and subside...


01 Siebenundsiebzig Fehler (77:13)

Composed, edited, mixed and produced by Tom Smith, Lisbon, Portugal and Hannover, Germany, December 2008-February 2009.


Without whom: The Users, Pathman, John Surman, Jandek, Evil Moisture, Annie Gosfield, Kleenex, Krzysztof Penderecki, Joe Walsh & Barnstorm, Blue Orchids, Anthony Braxton, Lou Reed, Mauricio Kagel, Sickboy Milkplus, Roland S. Howard, Spizz Oil, Stevie Wonder, Sick Things, The Mothers of Invention, Thomas Leer, The Revillos, Ut, Young Marble Giants, Pharoah Sanders, Snoop Dogg, Fucked Up, Hybrid, The Clash, Harmonic 313, Flying Lotus, Ludus, Dark Day, Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Matchbox, Metal Boys, Claro Intelecto, Butthole Surfers, Motörhead, Charles Bukowski, Gaetano Donizetti, Giorgio Moroder, Ace Young, West, Bruce & Laing, Cabaret Voltaire, Blue in Heaven, Nick Drake, Black Uhuru, Public Image, Ltd., Birdsongs of the Mesozoic, Scuba, The Avengers, Will Sargeant, B Movie, Ambidextrous, Gil Evans Orchestra, Eater, 4” Be 2”, Johnny Cash, Pierre Arvay, The Cramps, Years on Earth, Dusk & Blackdown, Rod Modell, Neu Deutsch, Roberto Carlos, Breakage, Su Tissue, Pop in Germany Vol. 6, John Martyn, Ludwig van Beethoven, David Tagg, Asmus Tietchens, Herbert Eimert, Zbigniew Karkowsky, and Robert West.

Edition of 15.



€ 7.49 within the EU, €9 outside the EU. Postage paid. Add €1 for each additional album.

So, one disc ordered from Portugal = € 7.49. Two discs ordered from the USA = € 19. Three discs ordered from China = € 29. Four ordered from France = € 32.96. Et cetera...

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The latest batch of orders (those received from the final three days of our Lisbon holiday to today) goes out tomorrow. Many thanks, as ever, for your kind support!

Additional new releases will debut Wednesday and Thursday!



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