Casino Versus Japan ‎– Go Hawaii

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Wobblyhead ‎– wbl003
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2 × Vinyl, LP, Album, Reissue
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Tracklist

A1 Theme 6:06
A2 It's Very Sunny 4:45
A3 Late For School 6:16
B1 Local Forecast 6:02
B2 Metrobolt 6:52
B3 Dialectric Saints 7:07
C1 We Are You 1:25
C2 Over Island 5:53
C3 The Larp 6:21
D1 Medery 4:17
D2 Warm Windows 4:51
D3 Go Hawaii 6:49

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Notes

2013 repress in a gatefold sleeve. Cover has sticker with Wobblyhead logo, UPC and brief description and history of the album.

©℗ 1999 Wobblyhead/Linear Clock Research

Special Thanks: Jeff Baumann, Mark Moore, Rob Sevier, Scott Beschta, Celia Carroll, City Centre Offices and Bradford Cox.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 825764000314

Other Versions (4 of 4) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
wbl003 Casino Versus Japan Go Hawaii(CD, Album) Wobblyhead wbl003 US 2000 Sell This Version
TOWERBLOCK 003 LP Casino Versus Japan Go Hawaii(2xLP, Album, Ltd) City Centre Offices TOWERBLOCK 003 LP Germany 2001 Sell This Version
none Casino Versus Japan Go Hawaii(12xFile, FLAC, Album) Not On Label (Casino Versus Japan Self-released) none US 2016
none Casino Versus Japan Go Hawaii(12xFile, MP3, Album, 320) Not On Label (Casino Versus Japan Self-released) none US 2016

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plaidzebra

plaidzebra

May 18, 2014

Casino Versus Japan's classic evocation of Summer (Hawaii by way of headphones on an American Midwestern lawn chair in the sun) is back on vinyl via the temporarily resurrected Wobblyhead label. Droning and humming synths like baritone cicadas, passing planes and distant lawnmowers drift across bubbly, reverberating melodies and subtly shifting walking pace rhythms. Short interludes of (faux?) slack key guitar, tinkly piano or burbling synth billow in a cavernous echo chamber like lazy dreams. Now in a sturdy gatefold sleeve, the new cut is not as loud as the City Center Offices issue, but sounds rich and clear. My copy had a little unwanted groove noise at the end of side A, but overall the pressing sounds excellent. Obviously essential for fans, this vinyl reissue of "Go Hawaii" might also be a welcome opportunity to discover an electronic artist with the rare, instantly recognizable and patented sound of his own.