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SENNI, LORENZO Quantum Jelly (Editions Mego) lp 22.00

album cover SENOR COCONUT Around The World (Nacional Records) cd 13.98
Senor Coconut is back with a new set of party favorites. His endearing covers over the years have included everyone from Kraftwerk, Yellow Magic Orchestra, and Sade. This time out he's on a trip around the globe with each song being a cover of an artist from somewhere different in the world. But his eye is clearly on catchy and mostly familiar pop music (Eurythmics, Daft Punk, Telex, etc). Still totally fun and playful but not quite at the level of pure joy and innovative reinterpreting that his prior releases demonstrated. It kind of feels a little phoned in, but still filled with enough winners to keep us smiling.
MPEG Stream: "Around the World (Intro)"
MPEG Stream: "Sweet Dreams"
MPEG Stream: "Moscow Discow"

album cover SENOR COCONUT El Baile Aleman (Multicolor) cd 16.98
THIS IS CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT OR OTHERWISE UNAVAILABLE TO US AT THE MOMENT, SO PLEASE DO NOT ORDER IT. SORRY.
Few artists' music can guarantee to brighten your days and nights the way Atom Heart (and his numerous aliases) can. Any new release from this fella is received with a huge aQ grin! If you dug the recent Yellow Magic Fever tribute from the always deliriously delightful Senor Coconut and Los Negritos' Speed-Merengue Mega-Mix, you know what we're talking about and you definitely won't wanna miss these freshly reissued earlier Senor Coconut releases including this, his awesome Kraftwerk tribute! Even if you got 'em the first time around, heck, we're sure you know somebody who'd benefit from this festive treat!
Back in 2000, we had this to say about El Baile Aleman: Senor Coconut is actually the guy better known as techno/electronica artist Atom Heart. He's moved to Chile and gone all Latin and groovy on us. However, all the songs on this (high-) concept album are Kraftwerk covers! So this joins a long line of weird and wonderful tributes to Kraftwerk. Soon we'll be able to have a whole bin at Aquarius dedicated to such endeavors: the Balenescu Quartet one, the Terre Thaemlitz one, the one with all the Slovenian acts, the Japanese import one, the Miami Bass one, etc. etc. Anyways, so incredibly executed down to the tiniest detail, this one will sit at the top of the heap! Super duper fun.
MPEG Stream: "The Robots (Cha-Cha-Cha)"
MPEG Stream: "Neon Lights (Cha-Cha-Cha)"

SENOR COCONUT Electrolatino (Emperor Norton) 12" 7.98
It's been awhile since we last heard from Uwe Schmidt's latin playboy alter ego Senor Coconut. Not at all surprising with all of his other personas and projects in the works - Atom Heart, Mambotur, Los Samplers, Geeez'n'Gosh, Roger Tubesound, Disk Orchestra, Midisport and the list goes on! But at long last, here's a small vinyl dose. No Kraftwerk covers here, these are three versions of his effervescent track "Electrolatino" (one of them a DJ Rodriguez remix). Nice.

SENOR COCONUT Gran Baile Con Senor Coconut (Rather Interesting) cd 16.98
THIS IS CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT OR OTHERWISE UNAVAILABLE TO US AT THE MOMENT, SO PLEASE DO NOT ORDER IT. SORRY.
We finally got some of the first Senor Coconut cd back in stock: mambo-electronica-fuckery from German cum Chilean Atom Heart. Much more skittery and abrasive than his more recent Kraftwerk covers record, really innovative work that has more staying power without that gimmick. Think V/VM meets Stock, Hausen & Walkman, meets Rancho Relaxo All-Stars. Heavily entrenched in the drill & bass laptop / breakbeat damage employed by Aphex Twin and early Squarepusher, but using samples culled from the rich Cuban traditions of Cha Cha and Mambo. Highly recommended, but be forewarned as we're not sure how many of these are still available.

album cover SENOR COCONUT Gran Baile Con Senor Coconut (Multicolor) cd 16.98
Few artists' music can guarantee to brighten your days and nights the way Atom Heart (and his numerous aliases) can. Any new release from this fella is received with a huge aQ grin! If you dug the recent Yellow Magic Fever tribute from the always deliriously delightful Senor Coconut and Los Negritos' Speed-Merengue Mega-Mix, you know what we're talking about and you definitely won't wanna miss these freshly reissued earlier Senor Coconut releases including his awesome Kraftwerk tribute El Baile Aleman! Even if you got 'em the first time around, heck, we're sure you know somebody who'd benefit from this festive treat!
Back in 2000, we had this to say about Gran Baile Con Senor Coconut: Mambo-electronica-fuckery from German cum Chilean Atom Heart. Much more skittery and abrasive than his more recent Kraftwerk covers record, really innovative work that has more staying power without that gimmick. Think V/VM meets Stock, Hausen & Walkman, meets Rancho Relaxo All-Stars. Heavily entrenched in the drill & bass laptop / breakbeat damage employed by Aphex Twin and early Squarepusher, but using samples culled from the rich Cuban traditions of Cha Cha and Mambo. Highly recommended.
MPEG Stream: "Chocolatina (Guaguanco Libre)"
MPEG Stream: "Suavito (Jive Eclectico)"

album cover SENOR COCONUT Yellow Fever (Essay Recordings) cd 16.98
A German electronic artist living in Chile doing samba versions of Japanese electro-pop pioneers Yellow Magic Orchestra. Well it would only sound absurd if it were anyone else but the ever so loveable Senor Coconut. With him, it's a no brainer. After paying homage to Kraftwerk on the now classic and sadly out of print disc El Baile Aleman, and exploring all sorts of covers on his instant party hit "Fiesta Songs". This carries on in the same fun samba-with-a-twist spirit of those recordings while actually featuring all three members of Yellow Magic Orchestra at different points throughout the record. Also making appearances are members of Mouse on Mars, Deee-Lite and Nouvelle Vague. Senor Coconut has proven himself to be some sort of a hipster Les Baxter for his generation. Appropriating other musical cultures, with tongue in cheek and earnest respect living side by side. Most of all he continues to provide some playful fun to a world that is often all too serious for its own good.
MPEG Stream: "Yellow Magic"
MPEG Stream: "The Madmen"

album cover SENOR COCONUT (V/A) Presents Coconut FM (Essay Recordings) cd 16.98
For those of you who were hopin' for a new Senor Coconut album proper, well, you're just gonna have to keep on waiting 'cause while this cd certainly has many of the Coconut earmarks -- cheeky cover art, playful Latin booty beats, chirpy electronic melodies, kooky samples -- it's actually a compilation of tracks put together by Senor Coconut (aka Uwe Schmidt, aka Atom Heart). Nonetheless, it's pretty darn great and sure to please his fans (and fans of that recent Rio Baile Funk comp Essay also put out too) 'cause he's got really good taste and knows his stuff! This effervescent 17-track comp is a super duper delight. In particular, be sure to check out the tracks by Os Carrascos and Los Pibes Chorros, as well as the one by Senor Coconut himself. Recommended!
MPEG Stream: OS CARRASCOS "Labirinto Dos Carrascos"
MPEG Stream: LOS PIBES CHORROS "Llegamos Los Pibes Chorros"

album cover SENOR COCONUT AND HIS ORCHESTRA Fiesta Songs (Emperor Norton) cd 17.98
Uwe Schmidt returns with another Senor Coconut record to tickle our ears. If you're not familiar with the chameleonlike Schmidt, these are just a few of the other aliases he's recorded as: Los Samplers (Perez Prado drill n' bass), XXX (Atom with Chilean rapper Tea Time), Midisport (Brazilian samba gets the midi hatchet), Bund Deutscher Programmierer (refried laptops a la Mille Plateaux), The Roger Tubesound Ensemble ("digital jazz" in Atom's own words). Wow!
Senor Coconut is where Schmidt works out his love for samba, the cha cha cha, merengue, etc, and to make it more fun for him, he likes to cover the most unlikely tracks. Here we've got tracks by Sade, the Doors, Elton John, even Jean Michel Jarre. Unfortunately there's also a Michael Jackson cover ("Beat It") which, of course, instantly calls to mind Weird Al and now I can't seem to listen to this record anymore without picturing the videos for 'Eat It', 'Fat' or 'Another One Rides The Bus'. Very fun, but you might want to start with the Senor's Kraftwerk tribute, El Baile Aleman. That one we can recommend start to finish.
MPEG Stream: "Riders on the Storm"
MPEG Stream: "Oxygene (Part III)"

SENOR COCONUT Y SU CONJUNTO El Baile Aleman (Emperor Norton) cd 16.98
THIS IS CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT OR OTHERWISE UNAVAILABLE TO US AT THE MOMENT, SO PLEASE DO NOT ORDER IT. SORRY.
Senor Coconut is actually the guy better known as techno/electronica artist Atom Heart. He's moved to Chile and gone all Latin and groovy on us. However, all the songs on this (high-) concept album are Kraftwerk covers! So this joins a long line of weird and wonderful tributes to Kraftwerk. Soon we'll be able to have a whole bin at Aquarius dedicated to such endeavors: the Balenescu Quartet one, the Terre Thaemlitz one, the one with all the Slovenian acts, the Japanese import one, the Miami Bass one, etc. etc. Anyways, so incredibly executed down to the tiniest detail, this one will sit at the top of the heap! Super duper fun.
RealAudio clip: "Tour de France"

SENSATIONAL Corner The Market (WordSound) cd 15.98
The return of one of the most fucked up rappers we know, whose last record was a highlight of the always-excellent WordSound label! Between songs like "Chunky Buds" and "Dope Man", Sensational's second album is much more of a proclamation of getting really stoned and staying really stoned for as long as possible. Somewhere in between all of this pot smoking, Sensational manages to somehow record a really great record of brittle, super slow hip hop and utterly mental words of wisdom mumbled-with-a-mouthful-of-marbles as opposed to rapped with any coherence. Needless to say, Sensational may very well be Aquarius' favourite rapper (yes, more so than Kool Keith). Recommended!

album cover SENSATIONAL Get On My Page (Ipecac) cd 17.98
Though we at AQ love the mumbling, narcoticized lo-fi rapping of Sensational, three albums of the same production -- sloppy beats with Sensational mixed way too high in the mix -- was a bit much. The ongoing argument here has always been which of his first two albums (Loaded With Power or Corner The Market) was the better, and that if you needed more than one, either of these would make a fine companion to the other. His third disc, Heavyweighter was more of the same. This new release on Mike Patton's (Mr Bungle) Ipecac label finally steps out of the production ghetto that Sensational was stuck in -- providing a wider variety of musical and sonic elements, varied beats, and a more reasonable vocal balance in the mix -- but it's almost too little too late. So, once again, we can tell you that if you haven't had enough of Sensational after three releases, by all means pick this up. But if you have yet to make a plunge into the strange world of Sensational definitely start with either Loaded With Power (if you believe Allan or Andee) or Corner The Market (if you believe Jim, Jeff or Byram).
RealAudio clip: "Let Me Be"

SENSATIONAL Heavyweighter (WordSound) cd 14.98
AQ's favorite rapper (next to Ice Cube) returns (following one 12" single on Matador and anticipating another) with his third full-length album for equally AQ-appreciated label WordSound. His lazy, stoned style is still causing maximum confusion, as his words wander amongst the deliberately lo-fi and disjointed beats found here. He's the master of hazy, blunted, repetitive raps, liberally sprinkled with strange non-sequiturs. If you're new to Sensational you should perhaps start with his "Loaded With Power" debut, but this'll give you the flavor too.
RealAudio clip: "Paper Chase"

SENSATIONAL Loaded With Power (WordSound) cd 11.98
Another WordSound classic, the solo debut from mumble-mouthed rapper Sensational (a former member of the Jungle Brothers). Super stoned, sounds like Wu-Tang with a head injury! Highly, we mean HIGHLY, recommended!!

album cover SENSATIONAL Natural Shine (WordSound) cd 14.98
AQ's favorite mumble-mouthed rapper, the oft-surreal Sensational, is back, and back on his original label Wordsound after releases on Matador and Mike Patton's Ipecac.
Wordsound is also the home of another AQ-fave, Spectre, and Sensational shares Spectre's style of rumbling, murky, deep, gritty home-brewed production (the Ill Saint twists the knobs on track 11, "Super Styling"). Sensational's lazy drawl is nicely matched by the dubby echo effects of the music and his doubled-up vocal track. It's the aural equivalent of the clouds of pot smoke swirling around the studio. Sensational's stoned stream of unconciousness lyrics are sometimes retardedly brilliant, and he never lets a nonsensically silly non sequitur get in the way of his flow -- it's all about the flow, the repetition, the layering. He doesn't have to be rhyming -- he often isn't really -- a Sensational track still makes you nod your head and go, huh. As Evil Nice says on track two, Sensational is "hotter than a fucking...missile". Huh.
RealAudio clip: "Style Notice"
RealAudio clip: "Juicy Lips"

SENSATIONAL Party Jumpin' (Matador) 12" 5.98
THIS IS CURRENTLY OUT OF PRINT OR OTHERWISE UNAVAILABLE TO US AT THE MOMENT, SO PLEASE DO NOT ORDER IT. SORRY.
AQ's favorite rapper (well, up there with Cube and Dr. Octagon) drops a 12" on the super-dope Matador label, after several brilliant full-lengths for WordSound. Two new songs, with obligatory vocal/instrumental/acapella versions each, of Sensational's super stoned and weirded-out hiphop.

album cover SENSATIONAL Speaks For Itself (Quatermass) cd 14.98
Chunka Bliss is back!!! When Sensational's Loaded With Power came out several years back it was a huge hit here at Aquarius. It made our heads hurt it was so bafflingly fucked up. But man, that was a loooong time ago -- long before the AQ list machine began grinding full force. When you look at the website, the description of Loaded With Power -- entered ex post facto -- is cursory at best. Truth is, we hadn't, nor still have, heard another hip hop artist torture the mic so well. He's the outsider artist of hip hop, dumbfounding all comers with his stoned non-sequiturs and stilted, arythmmic rhyming. God bless Kool Keith, we still love the Octagonecologyst record, but he's in a different league. We can see what street he's coming down and when he's going to make a left turn. Kool Keith is the sort of "crazy" in the same way that your friend who gets really drunk and puts a lamp shade on their head is crazy. Sensational however would be the guy that would come to a party, sit in the corner and make a lamp shade out of cigarrette butts and bottle caps. And somehow it would function in place of the one that Kool Keith was still wearing on his head. Sensational throws so much nonsense at you, that you're still trying to digest the first line before he's gone off on three other random tangents. We've figured that the only way you can keep up with Sensational is to get really, really stoned. Weed is the equivalent of the Babel Fish from Hitchhiker's Guide To the Galaxy with which one is able to follow along with Sensational. Problem is, once you've come down from it you lose the ability to explain. We'd get baked at work so that we could write more about it, but we don't want to freak out straight edge Andee!
MPEG Stream: "The Seven"
MPEG Stream: "Money Maker"
MPEG Stream: "Groovie Groove"

album cover SENSATIONAL & SPECTRE Acid & Bass (WordSound) cd 11.98
We first got a teaser for this long promised full length matchup way back in 2002 on the Spectre record Parts Unknown, which featured super stoned rapper Sensational on 4 tracks, and it was solid gold, Spectre's creepy ominous dubscapes, and Sensational's mushmouthed mumble, twisted, druggy, off kilter and so good.
So who should come by Aquarius just now, but Spectre himself, dropping off this latest disc, a full length showdown / match up / tag team, and it's just as good as those 4 tracks from way back when. Seems like Spectre has dialed back the sinister, instead crafting some very Sensational appropriate tracks, loopy and loping, twisted and stuttery, muted and abstract, clipped and cracking, the perfect bed for Sensational to lay down his drugged out stream of consciousness fffffflow, woozy, warped and warbly, strings sing, horns bleat, a skeletal beat skitters, weaving an almost Hitchcock sounding backdrop for some drawled genius. Slowed down vocals, demonic and growly (remember those from Spectre records?) ooze over some crunchy stabs and some hiccupping beats, lazer fire from some sci-fi movie wraps around a hazy Wu-worthy should sample, looped Led Zep gives way to pizzicatto strings and looped birdsong, Spectre has always been a beat master, and this disc proves he's only gotten better, how come he's not doing beats for the big guys, if we were Kanye or Jay-Z or 50 Cent and heard this shit, we'd get Spectre up to the compound and get him crafting beats PRONTO. And along those same lines, why does everyone want T-Pain and Lil' Wayne to guest on their records? Hell, can you imagine some MTV hip hop jam breaking down into a cough syrup trudge and Sensational strolling out rapping some unintelligable weirdness into a pair of headphones? If only...
MPEG Stream: "The Way I Like"
MPEG Stream: "The Boom"
MPEG Stream: "Rip Like This"
MPEG Stream: "Boom Bash Shit"

album cover SENSATIONAL GUITARS OF DAN & DALE (SUN RA & THE BLUES PROJECT) Batman and Robin (Universe) cd 16.98
Amid the constant, welcome flood of reissued Sun Ra treasures, this is certainly an oddity (and that's saying something). Apparently Sun Ra (who plays Hammond B-3 on here), Marshall Allen, John Gilmore and other Arkestra greats decided to cash in on the national Batman and Robin mania back in 1966, and this LP was the result! It's got Neal Hefti's famous Batman theme, and about a dozen other Batman-inspired toons ("Joker Is Wild", "The Bat Cave", "Batman's Batmorang", you get the idea), all of 'em bouncy, jazzy, garagey fun stuff for the kids. Not your typical Sun Ra fare, but quite a novelty, very kitsch. Also features Al Kooper on organ...
RealAudio clip: "Batman Theme"
RealAudio clip: "Penguin Chase"
RealAudio clip: "Riddler's Retreat"

SENSATIONAL MEETS KOUHEI s/t (WordSound Recordings) cd 14.98
Dunno why we've taken so long to get around to listing this... not 'cause it's not cool. It is! Our favorite stoned (really stoned) sounding rapper teams up with a Japanese electronic noise dude!!

album cover SENSATIONS' FIX Fragments Of Light (Superior Viaduct) lp 23.00
Spacey, synth-based prog/psych from the early '70s (or whenever!) doesn't get much better than this. The trio Sensations' Fix captured something pretty special on their tripped out, ultra-underground sounding debut, originally released by Italian Polydor in 1974 and now reissued on vinyl for the first time, by local archival label Superior Viaduct. While it sounds like it could have been made in a synth-stuffed bunker in Berlin, or somewhere in the pastoral English countryside (outside, under the stars, towards the break of dawn), this was actually recorded in an suburban basement in the USA, on a 4-track, by an Italian musician, Franco Falsini (the composer, credited with "guitars and synthesizers"), and two Americans he recruited, Richard Ursillo ("bass guitars and electronic pedals") and Keith Edwards ("drums and percussion"). Though for much of this, Mr. Edwards sits out, as the mysterious floating electronics and blissful strum of Fragments Of Light are ofttimes purely ethereal, only occasionally lashed to propulsive beats, and even those are may be machine-made, with what sounds like live drumming on really only one of the tracks (however, he's apparently the guy that turned Falsini on to LSD, so he should get some musical credit for that).
Song titles include "Nuclear War In Your Brain", "Music Without Gravity", "Music Is Painting In The Air" and "Telepathic Children"; all seem quite appropriate, even the cryptic ones we don't understand. The drifty, druggy, echoing synthed-out weirdness of this, however, is balanced (or, rather, enhanced) by Falsini's knack for wonderful melodies, that's the key to this varied and delightful basement-recorded, often melancholic Minimoog fantasia.
As you may recall, last year we were super excited to highlight a Sensations' Fix anthology, Music Is Painting In The Air, put out by the RVNG label. We mentioned then how we've been longtime fans of this band's hard-to-find debut record, which we hoped hoped hoped would someday be reissued in its entirety (the anthology included just a few tracks from Fragments Of Light, in alternate versions). So, big ups to Superior Viaduct for making this happen. Man, we're not engineers so we wouldn't know about the superiority of their viaducts, but we do know the label's choice of records to reissue certainly is superior! Third aQuarius Record Of The Week this year already - Craig Leon, Devo, now Sensations' Fix! And, there's *another* great SV reish reviewed this list too, Heldon's Interface - and we also just got in their lp of the Solaris soundtrack, too!
In our review of the RVNG collection we said some stuff we may as well more-or-less repeat 'cause it applies here completely. SF's electronic-based driftworks have a quite lovely "pop" side to 'em too, sometimes - while mostly instrumental, a few tracks do have gentle, breathy Robert Wyatt-ish singing to go with the hazy, meandering, meditative atmospheres. It's definitely not the usual sort of quasi-operatic, over-the-top, classically influenced Italian prog that we're used to (and love), from bands like Il Balletto Di Bronzo, Le Orme, or Osanna, no. Also fairly far from the sinister soundtrack funk of Goblin. Sensations' Fix are different, having more in common with the kosmiche krautrock electronics of the era - such as Klaus Schulze, Tangerine Dream, Cluster, Popul Vuh, Michael Rother, Ashra, A.R. & Machines, and You (among others who came before and after). They also may have indeed been influenced by the Canterbury sound of bands like the Soft Machine, so one Italian prog act we could compare them to would be Picchio Dal Pozzo. We could also compare 'em to a kinder, gentler version of Richard Pinhas & Heldon, from France, with a similar futuristic comingling of synthesizer and effected guitar, for sure (and thus is makes sense Superior Viaduct would release this simultaneously with the aforementioned Heldon lp too). Also the Heldon comparison brings up another big influence - Robert Fripp. Indeed, this record bears the inscription: "Dear Robert, you'll be glad to know that the heavenly music organisation is here too", a reference to the track "The Heavenly Music Corporation" on the A side of Fripp & Eno's No Pussyfooting album from '73. Oh, and on the surprisingly sunshiney vocal track "Do You Love Me?", we get a bit of an early Yes vibe.
So, if you want to something to enjoy that's just sooooooo very cosmic and dreamy and melodic, this is highly recommended!!
MPEG Stream: "Fragments Of Light"
MPEG Stream: "Music Is Painting In The Air"
MPEG Stream: "Spacer Energy Age"
MPEG Stream: "Space Closure"

album cover SENSATIONS' FIX Music Is Painting In The Air (RVNG) 2cd 16.98
Hurrah! We've long been waiting for the opportunity to list something by Italy's Sensations' Fix. A long time ago, we encountered their debut album Fragments Of Light (1974) and were immediately smitten (it also was a great "secret weapon" to use whenever we were called upon to DJ a set of vintage psych/prog music or what have you). But reissues of anything by this spacey synth-based '70s trio have been seemingly impossible to find. We were excited, however, not too long ago when the Emeralds-approved Spectrum Spools label added a vinyl reissue of the 1975 solo album by Sensations' Fix leader Franco Falsini to their catalog of amazing unearthed cosmic electronic artifacts. That record, Cold Nose, or Naso Fredo, we described (well, raved about) as a gorgeously cinematic longform take on psychedelic new age music, a spiralling composition of EMS and Moog washes and floating guitar lines that reminds us of krautrock legends Michael Rother and Manuel Gottsching, with stratospheric guitar leads over organically pulsating synth treatments, constantly shifting and shimmering. Sounds good right?
That brings us to this very welcome archival double cd (or triple lp) set released on the obscure electronics oriented RVNG label, featuring 30 tracks taken from Falsini's tape vaults, including several alternate mixes of material from Cold Nose, alongside alternate versions of songs that appeared on all five albums released by his band Sensations' Fix circa 1974-77. Plus a number of previously unreleased tracks from those recording sessions as well. Sensations' Fix and Falsini recorded everything in a home studio, on a TEAC 3340 4-track machine, so fortunately Falsini still has access to all these productions and was able to personally select and mix the tracks for this RVNG anthology release. Especially fortunate considering that apparent record label business BS has thus far prevented the individual, original Sensations' Fix albums themselves from coming out again under Falsini's guidance, though we can still hope for full reissues someday. Regardless, this is a wonderful and extensive sonic glimpse into the spacey output of Sensations' Fix, if occasionally therefore somewhat lo-fi.
The blissfulness of Cold Nose is too part of the Sensations' Fix sound, but also there's some krauty rock grooves (some sampled by DJ Shadow, we learned from the liner notes) alongside the electronic-based driftworks. And they have a quite lovely "pop" side to 'em too - while mostly instrumental, some tracks do have gentle, Robert Wyatt-ish singing to go with the hazy, meandering, meditative atmospheres. It's definitely not the usual sort of quasi-operatic, over-the-top, classically influenced Italian prog that we're used to (and love), from bands like Il Balletto Di Bronzo, Le Orme, or Osanna, no. Also fairly far from the sinister soundtrack funk of Goblin. Rather, Sensations' Fix have more in common with the kosmiche krautrock electronics of the era, and also may have indeed been influenced by the Canterbury sound of bands like the Soft Machine, so one Italian prog act we could compare them to would be Picchio Dal Pozzo. We could also compare 'em to a kinder, gentler version of Richard Pinhas & Heldon, from France, with a similar futuristic co-mingling of synth (MiniMoog) and effected guitar, for sure.
Music Is Painting In The Air is handsomely packaged, with a booklet full of those aforementioned liner notes presented in both English and Italian, written by RVNG's Joshua da Costa (who like us was also smitten by Fragments Of Light when he first heard it) and Franco Falsini himself. These notes, while not removing all the mystery of Sensations' Fix, reveal much interesting information... like that prior to SF, Falsini was in a "space-blues" band called Flying with Dave Anderson of Hawkwind & Amon Duul. Or that their debut Fragments Of Light actually consisted of basement demos recorded not in Florence Italy, but Alexandria, Virginia, where Falsini had temporarily moved with his wife, who was American. Which is where Falsini found SF's drummer, also an American, and also the guy who turned him on to LSD...
MPEG Stream: "Fragments Of Light"
MPEG Stream: "Cold Nose Part 3, Movement 5"
MPEG Stream: "Moving Particles"
MPEG Stream: "Crossing Berlin"

album cover SENSATIONS' FIX Music Is Painting In The Air (RVNG) 2lp 33.00
Hurrah! We've long been waiting for the opportunity to list something by Italy's Sensations' Fix. A long time ago, we encountered their debut album Fragments Of Light (1974) and were immediately smitten (it also was a great "secret weapon" to use whenever we were called upon to DJ a set of vintage psych/prog music or what have you). But reissues of anything by this spacey synth-based '70s trio have been seemingly impossible to find. We were excited, however, not too long ago when the Emeralds-approved Spectrum Spools label added a vinyl reissue of the 1975 solo album by Sensations' Fix leader Franco Falsini to their catalog of amazing unearthed cosmic electronic artifacts. That record, Cold Nose, or Naso Fredo, we described (well, raved about) as a gorgeously cinematic longform take on psychedelic new age music, a spiralling composition of EMS and Moog washes and floating guitar lines that reminds us of krautrock legends Michael Rother and Manuel Gottsching, with stratospheric guitar leads over organically pulsating synth treatments, constantly shifting and shimmering. Sounds good right?
That brings us to this very welcome archival double cd (or triple lp) set released on the obscure electronics oriented RVNG label, featuring 30 tracks taken from Falsini's tape vaults, including several alternate mixes of material from Cold Nose, alongside alternate versions of songs that appeared on all five albums released by his band Sensations' Fix circa 1974-77. Plus a number of previously unreleased tracks from those recording sessions as well. Sensations' Fix and Falsini recorded everything in a home studio, on a TEAC 3340 4-track machine, so fortunately Falsini still has access to all these productions and was able to personally select and mix the tracks for this RVNG anthology release. Especially fortunate considering that apparent record label business BS has thus far prevented the individual, original Sensations' Fix albums themselves from coming out again under Falsini's guidance, though we can still hope for full reissues someday. Regardless, this is a wonderful and extensive sonic glimpse into the spacey output of Sensations' Fix, if occasionally therefore somewhat lo-fi.
The blissfulness of Cold Nose is too part of the Sensations' Fix sound, but also there's some krauty rock grooves (some sampled by DJ Shadow, we learned from the liner notes) alongside the electronic-based driftworks. And they have a quite lovely "pop" side to 'em too - while mostly instrumental, some tracks do have gentle, Robert Wyatt-ish singing to go with the hazy, meandering, meditative atmospheres. It's definitely not the usual sort of quasi-operatic, over-the-top, classically influenced Italian prog that we're used to (and love), from bands like Il Balletto Di Bronzo, Le Orme, or Osanna, no. Also fairly far from the sinister soundtrack funk of Goblin. Rather, Sensations' Fix have more in common with the kosmiche krautrock electronics of the era, and also may have indeed been influenced by the Canterbury sound of bands like the Soft Machine, so one Italian prog act we could compare them to would be Picchio Dal Pozzo. We could also compare 'em to a kinder, gentler version of Richard Pinhas & Heldon, from France, with a similar futuristic co-mingling of synth (MiniMoog) and effected guitar, for sure.
Music Is Painting In The Air is handsomely packaged, with a booklet full of those aforementioned liner notes presented in both English and Italian, written by RVNG's Joshua da Costa (who like us was also smitten by Fragments Of Light when he first heard it) and Franco Falsini himself. These notes, while not removing all the mystery of Sensations' Fix, reveal much interesting information... like that prior to SF, Falsini was in a "space-blues" band called Flying with Dave Anderson of Hawkwind & Amon Duul. Or that their debut Fragments Of Light actually consisted of basement demos recorded not in Florence Italy, but Alexandria, Virginia, where Falsini had temporarily moved with his wife, who was American. Which is where Falsini found SF's drummer, also an American, and also the guy who turned him on to LSD...
MPEG Stream: "Fragments Of Light"
MPEG Stream: "Cold Nose Part 3, Movement 5"
MPEG Stream: "Moving Particles"
MPEG Stream: "Crossing Berlin"

SENSATIONS' FIX Time To Decide (Mupymup / Abraxas) lp+cd 30.00

SENSES FAIL Let It Enfold You (Vagrant) cd 14.98

SENSORBAND Area / Puls (Sonoris) cd 17.98
Sensorband - a trio comprised of Zbigniew Karkoski, Edwin van der Heide, and Atau Tanaka - is interested in the incorporation of interactive technologies within a context of experimental electronic music. While the hardware incorpates neural interfaces (Tanaka's BioMuse translates the electric signals of the body into digital data) and physical interfacing (Karkowski and van der Heide have built instruments that alter pitch based on proximity and distance in any given space), the net result is an album of slowly phase shifting pure tonalities "considered the missing point between The Hafler Trio, Ryoji Ikeda, and no-techno Pan Sonic."

SENSSURROUND ORCHESTRA Meltdown of Control (Staalplaat) cd 15.98
Collaboration spearheaded by Zbigniew Karkowski and compiled from performances in Tokyo, London and Berlin. It featuring performances by KK Null, Tetsuo Furudate and 17 other musicians edited into one intense track that builds with caustic fury into a wall of sumptuous noise.

SENTENCED Amok / Love & Death (Century Media) cd 12.98
Before they became a crappy (but very successful!) downer Metallica wanna-be band, Finland's Sentenced were an amazing melodic death metal outfit, and Amok was one of their best records, combining NWOBHM-influenced songwriting with their deathly attack, for something unique and unfortunately now forgotten by the band themselves. Now it's been reissued with the Love & Death ep (featuring a Billy Idol cover!) as bonus tracks.

SENTENCED North From Here (Century Media) lp 16.98

album cover SENTIERI SELVAGGI Plays Gavin Bryars & Philip Glass (Cantaloupe) cd ep 5.98
If you're gonna tackle the works of Gavin Bryars and Philip Glass you better be capable of doing it right, exploring the beautiful restrained sounds of the originals, while managing to add something new to the music, and Sentieri Selvaggi are very much up to that task with this simmering and lovely short two track ep on which they perform one composition by Bryars ("Sub Rosa") and one by Glass ("Facades"). In many ways Sentieri Selvaggi are the Italian equivalent of the Kronos Quartet, not so much in sound but in spirit, and their mission seems to be bringing engaging, challenging and soaring contemporary music to ears who might not otherwise be exposed to those remarkable sounds. Fans of equally beautiful and moody music makers like Sylvain Chauveau, Erik Enocksson, or Rachels, will find these two tracks hit that same sublime spot.
MPEG Stream: "Sub Rosa"
MPEG Stream: "FaŤades"

album cover SENTRIDOH Free Sentridoh Songs From Loobiecore (Loobiecore) cd 17.98
After the unlikely commercial success of Folk Implosion from the Kids soundtrack and the lackluster last Sebadoh album, it's good to know that Lou Barlow still spends some of his time getting bummed out and documenting his thoughts on a four track with just a guitar and his voice. Sentridoh has always been the outlet for these kind of Barlow-in-the-bedroom recordings, capturing the charming pathos of a grown man still wallowing in teen angst. Musically, "Loobiecore" is the familiar Barlow array of songs: some are sweetly sensitive and romantic, some a bit ramshackle hillbilly folkish, some rambunctious and cacaphonous. "Loobiecore" may not have that odd magic which makes Sentridoh's "Winning Losers" so amazing, but this album is easily Barlow's best effort in years.
RealAudio clip: "Mountain On The Hill"
RealAudio clip: "Songfull / Rehole"

SENTRIDOH Losing losers (Shrimper) cd 13.98
Okay, we finally figured out what these are. It's the entirety of the Shrimper cassettes Some Of The Best & Most Of The Worst and Losers, plus selected new, previously unreleased stuff. So the only Shrimper cassette not on cd at the time this is being written is Wasted Pieces.

SENTRIDOH Losing losers (Shrimper) 2lp 16.98
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Okay, we finally figured out what these are. It's the entirety of the Shrimper cassettes Some Of The Best & Most Of The Worst and Losers, plus selected new, previously unreleased stuff. So the only Shrimper cassette not on cd at the time this is being written is Wasted Pieces.

album cover SENTRIDOH Wasted Pieces '87 -'93 (Shrimper) cd 13.98
The last of the Sentridoh cassettes to find its way onto compact disc is "Wasted Pieces" and accordingly has been reissued with a bunch of extra tracks, all culled from another cassette called "Most Of The Worst And Some Of The Best." Sentridoh has been the outlet for Lou Barlow of Sebadoh and Folk Implosion, taking those two projects' lo-fi, home-taping ethos even further into the bedroom, as Sentridoh was pretty much always just Lou, his guitar, his four-track, and his miserable life exposed for our entertainment, voyeurism, and / or sympathy. Occasionally, Barlow produces gratingly amateurish collages of radio static, tv chatter, children's records, oversaturated tape hiss, and sporadic vocalizations uttered in between bong hits. However, the majority of the Sentridoh "Wasted Pieces" is super gritty, acoustic tunes of varying quality, both in terms of sound quality and songwriting quality, making Sebadoh sound downright crisp and clean. That said, lots of these self-deprecating confessionals could have easily found their way onto an early Sebadoh record.

SEOFON Zero Point (The Foundry) cd 12.98
For "Zero Point," San Francisco ambient technician Seofon has remixed (um, excuse me his term is "recycled") Ambient Temple of Imagination's "Mystery School" and has brought in the talents of Vidna Obmana, Steve Roach, Stephen Kent, Robert Rich, Not Breathing, and Thermal (whew!). With the best intentions of New Age harmony and sonic accomodation, "Zero Point" has become a monochromatic indigo-blue blur of deep synth washes and occasional ethnic percussion, sounding like a computer generated simulation of Eno's "Music For Airports."

SEOMPI AWOL (Gear Fab) cd 15.98
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Now on cd, the archival reissue of stuff by this heavy psychedelic rock outfit. From Texas, circa 1970, and heavier than fellow Texans Josephus, man. And, it seems, one of the members is soon to be released from prison (!), so this is timed just right.

album cover SEPPUKU / MUTANT APE split (At War With False Noise / Turgid Animal) 7" 5.98
Already outof print so these are the last few copies...
First vinyl release from At War With False Noise and it's a doozy.
The A side is a band called Seppuku, who not long ago sounded completely different and were called Testsuo! Ring any bells? No matter, what we've got here are two songs, the first a caustic slab of Eyehategod, caveman Sabbath style sludge doom, classic Sabbath riffs melted down into something much more raw and viscous, the vocals a feral howl, practice space drums that plod along bravely amidst the doomic din, all wrapped up in a warm swirling cloud of downtuned buzz and lurching drone. The second track is way more spare and space-y, some sort of tripped out abstract krautjam, the drums skittering along in wide open expanses of whir and rumble, riffs drifting in clouds of glittering FX, cookie monster vox waaaay off in the distance, a stumbling druggy meander that eventually careens into a chaotic free psych blow out. Sounds like a lo-fi noise rock version of Bardo Pond or Comets On Fire, but after WAY more pot and too much Hawkwind. Wait. There's no such thing as too much Hawkwind. Awesome.
The flipside is by Mutant Ape, and sounds a lot like you accidentally set the needle down directly on the label instead of on the wax. A horrifying white noise crush, electronics grind and squeal, feedback shrieks and all sorts of blown out sounds crumble and collapse only to be set afire and shoved through your melding speakers. This is indeed NOISE, and is truly for those partial to such things, or with ears of steel. And of course, it's a good aural palate cleanser, flip it over between spins of the Seppuku side, blow out all the doomy riffs, so you can begin againÉ
LIMITED TO 220 COPIES. Oversized gatefold sleeves, with laser printed full color paste on artwork, and a photocopied insert.

SEPTETO Y CONJUNTO MATAMOROS Camaron Y Mamoncillo (Tumbao) cd 13.98
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Miguel Matamoros formed both the Septeto (1928) and Conjunto (1942) much after he'd already aquired acclaim with his trio. With the Septeto he filled out the sound by adding trumpet (Jose Macias or Jose Quintero), clarinet (Francisco Repilado), bass (Felipe Torriente or Christobal Mendive), bongos (Pedro Mena or Agustin Gutierrez) and adding piano (Armando Beltran or Ramon Dorca) for the Conjunto. The repertoire remains unchanged with the increase in ensemble size and most of the recordings found here (made between 1928 and 1950) are still primarily the Cuban Son which Miguel Matamoros was probably the greatest propagator of.

SEPULCHRAL CRIES A Sombre Soul (Misanthropic Art Production) cd 13.98
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SEPULCHRAL CRIES Misery Exhibits (Misanthropic Art Production) cd 13.98
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SEPULCRAL Anthrophagy Of Doom (Razorback) cd 10.98



SEPULTURA Roots (Roadrunner) cd 15.98
Most amazing metal record. Traditional Brazilian percussion, didgeridoo, throat singing. Extremely powerful. Faith No More doesn't even come close.

SEREMONIA s/t (Svart) lp 26.00

SERENA-MANEESH D.I.W.S.W.T.T.D (4AD) 12" 9.98

album cover SERENA-MANEESH S-M Backwards (Smalltown Supersound) 2cd 28.00

album cover SERENA-MANEESH S-M2: Abyss In B Minor (4AD) cd 13.98
Druggy droney space rock doesn't get any cooler than this. Yeah, there's Wooden Shjips and Moon Duo and Black Angels, Heads, White Hills, Eternal Tapestry and Sleepy Sun, but there's just something special about Serena Maneesh. Drawing from the same murky well of effects-drenched Hawkwind heart-of-the-sun space rock psychedelia, motorik tranced out krautrock, and woozy abstract stoner rock, SM infuse their particular brand of dronerock with plenty of My Bloody Valentine shoegaze shimmer, Sonic Youth noise rock and a serious heaping of POP. It's a weird combo, and it could be precisely what keeps SM from blowing up, but it's also what makes their records so awesomely twisted, weirdly catchy, and gloriously druggy and hypnotic.
The opening track here "Ayisha Abyss" might be the murky droned out space rock jam of the year, all hazy streaks of low end, skittery skeletal rhythms, whirling clouds of blurred effects and streaked chordal hum, little splatters of drum machine, mumbled weary vox, and a super far out ending, a little burst of new wave squelch, some manipulated tapemusic, some piano, then a final burst of super fuzzed out cold wave. WEIRD. And awesome. But then it's straight into "I Just Want To See Your Face" which sounds like a perfect Sonic Youth / Swirlies mashup, a hooky noise pop jam, wrapped in wah guitars and strange processed effects, hooky and jangly and noisy but way way poppy. The following track takes the same elements but twists them all up and dubs them out, all super blown out incendiary guitars and swirling backwards effects, pounding processed drums, and a thick cloud of psychguitar freakout.
"Melody For Jaana" is total washed out drone doom balladry, like a female fronted Nadja, slow and lugubrious and syrupy, like My Bloody Valentine at 16 rpm. The awesomely titled "Blow Yr Brains In The Mourning Rain" is a wild squall of jagged guitars, buried vox, chaotic drumming, a gorgeous chunk of super in-the-red noisepop, more nods to Sonic Youth for sure, but much more soft focus.
The final three tracks ditch the sort of spacey heaviness in exchange for some ethereal jangle pop, "D.I.W.S.W.T.T.D" is total lysergic psychpop, that grows more and more tripped out as it progresses, and finally, the record closes with the tropical tinged Beatles-esque jangle pop of "Magdalena (Symphony #8)" complete with flutes and hazy summertime melodies.
Okay so it's not strictly a 'space rock' record, or a 'drone rock' record, it's more like a strange space-y drone-y POP record, but it's got enough sonic weirdness, blown out heaviness, and hypnotic riffery, to balance the pop hooks and sunshiney jangle, and make this one of our new favorites for sure.
MPEG Stream: "Ayisha Abyss"
MPEG Stream: "Blow Yr Brains In The Mourning Rain"
MPEG Stream: "Magdalena (Symphony #8)"

album cover SERENA-MANEESH S-M2: Abyss In B Minor (4AD) lp 14.98
Druggy droney space rock doesn't get any cooler than this. Yeah, there's Wooden Shjips and Moon Duo and Black Angels, Heads, White Hills, Eternal Tapestry and Sleepy Sun, but there's just something special about Serena Maneesh. Drawing from the same murky well of effects-drenched Hawkwind heart-of-the-sun space rock psychedelia, motorik tranced out krautrock, and woozy abstract stoner rock, SM infuse their particular brand of dronerock with plenty of My Bloody Valentine shoegaze shimmer, Sonic Youth noise rock and a serious heaping of POP. It's a weird combo, and it could be precisely what keeps SM from blowing up, but it's also what makes their records so awesomely twisted, weirdly catchy, and gloriously druggy and hypnotic.
The opening track here "Ayisha Abyss" might be the murky droned out space rock jam of the year, all hazy streaks of low end, skittery skeletal rhythms, whirling clouds of blurred effects and streaked chordal hum, little splatters of drum machine, mumbled weary vox, and a super far out ending, a little burst of new wave squelch, some manipulated tapemusic, some piano, then a final burst of super fuzzed out cold wave. WEIRD. And awesome. But then it's straight into "I Just Want To See Your Face" which sounds like a perfect Sonic Youth / Swirlies mashup, a hooky noise pop jam, wrapped in wah guitars and strange processed effects, hooky and jangly and noisy but way way poppy. The following track takes the same elements but twists them all up and dubs them out, all super blown out incendiary guitars and swirling backwards effects, pounding processed drums, and a thick cloud of psychguitar freakout.
"Melody For Jaana" is total washed out drone doom balladry, like a female fronted Nadja, slow and lugubrious and syrupy, like My Bloody Valentine at 16 rpm. The awesomely titled "Blow Yr Brains In The Mourning Rain" is a wild squall of jagged guitars, buried vox, chaotic drumming, a gorgeous chunk of super in-the-red noisepop, more nods to Sonic Youth for sure, but much more soft focus.
The final three tracks ditch the sort of spacey heaviness in exchange for some ethereal jangle pop, "D.I.W.S.W.T.T.D" is total lysergic psychpop, that grows more and more tripped out as it progresses, and finally, the record closes with the tropical tinged Beatles-esque jangle pop of "Magdalena (Symphony #8)" complete with flutes and hazy summertime melodies.
Okay so it's not strictly a 'space rock' record, or a 'drone rock' record, it's more like a strange space-y drone-y POP record, but it's got enough sonic weirdness, blown out heaviness, and hypnotic riffery, to balance the pop hooks and sunshiney jangle, and make this one of our new favorites for sure.
MPEG Stream: "Ayisha Abyss"
MPEG Stream: "Blow Yr Brains In The Mourning Rain"
MPEG Stream: "Magdalena (Symphony #8)"

album cover SERENA-MANEESH s/t (Honeymilk) cd 14.98
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Everybody's been flipping out about the Black Angels and their take on druggy drone-y space rock. But if you ask us, Norwegian blissrockers Serena-Maneesh is the band people should be freaking out about. If the Black Angels are channeling Spacemen 3 via the Velvet Underground, Serena-Maneesh take their Spacemen 3 obsession and drag it kicking and screaming through the detuned murk of classic Sonic Youth, the psychedelic freakout of Hawkwind and the slow build cinematic roar of Mogwai and Godspeed. This is spaced out psychedelic drug rock of the highest order for sure, but Serena-Maneesh add their own special slant to the proceedings, twisting these tracks into all sorts of dronier and dreamier shapes, cool boy / girl harmonies, hushed whispery sadboy vocals backed up by delicate dreamy female coo's and ooh's, both woven together into still more layers of sweet warm gauze, BIG guitars, not wispy or delicate, okay maybe once in a while, but mostly thick, crunchy and HEAVY riffs that just churn and grind, and then there's the hypnotic drone aspect, when Serena-Maneesh eventually build to a frenzied climax, they keep it going, endlessly, the riffs loop and loop, mesmerizing and completely spellbinding, effects swirl, guitar FX explode and careen wildly, wah wah's everywhere, warm washes of distorted swoooosh, the ambient sounds grow more and more dense, but the riffs plow forward, like there's no end in sight, our heads crack open spilling blinding light into the sky, as we drift and shimmer and are lifted into some blissed out drone rock nirvana like we haven't experienced since the heyday of bands like the Telescopes, Sundial, Loop, and of course Hawkwind and Spacement 3. So awesome.
MPEG Stream: "Drain Cosmetics"
MPEG Stream: "Selina's Melodie Fountain"

album cover SERENA-MANEESH s/t (Play Louder) lp 16.98
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Everybody's been flipping out about the Black Angels and their take on druggy drone-y space rock. But if you ask us, Norwegian blissrockers Serena-Maneesh is the band people should be freaking out about. If the Black Angels are channeling Spacemen 3 via the Velvet Underground, Serena-Maneesh take their Spacemen 3 obsession and drag it kicking and screaming through the detuned murk of classic Sonic Youth, the psychedelic freakout of Hawkwind and the slow build cinematic roar of Mogwai and Godspeed. This is spaced out psychedelic drug rock of the highest order for sure, but Serena-Maneesh add their own special slant to the proceedings, twisting these tracks into all sorts of dronier and dreamier shapes, cool boy / girl harmonies, hushed whispery sadboy vocals backed up by delicate dreamy female coo's and ooh's, both woven together into still more layers of sweet warm gauze, BIG guitars, not wispy or delicate, okay maybe once in a while, but mostly thick, crunchy and HEAVY riffs that just churn and grind, and then there's the hypnotic drone aspect, when Serena-Maneesh eventually build to a frenzied climax, they keep it going, endlessly, the riffs loop and loop, mesmerizing and completely spellbinding, effects swirl, guitar FX explode and careen wildly, wah wah's everywhere, warm washes of distorted swoooosh, the ambient sounds grow more and more dense, but the riffs plow forward, like there's no end in sight, our heads crack open spilling blinding light into the sky, as we drift and shimmer and are lifted into some blissed out drone rock nirvana like we haven't experienced since the heyday of bands like the Telescopes, Sundial, Loop, and of course Hawkwind and Spacement 3. So awesome.
MPEG Stream: "Drain Cosmetics"
MPEG Stream: "Selina's Melodie Fountain"

album cover SERENE LAKES s/t (self-released) cd 3.98
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A six-song debut EP from this SF trio. Gently swaying postrock that bring to mind the fine college rock bands from the '90s like Seam, Ida and Versus. Swells of quiet/loud/quiet electric guitars, hushed vocals and washy cymbals build atop the solid bass and drums. Very pretty and wistful.
MPEG Stream: "Tall Beam & Coke"
MPEG Stream: "Timeless"

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