Gescom ‎– C & D

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Skam ‎– SKA003
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Vinyl, 12", 45 RPM, EP
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Tracklist

C Snackwitch 6:00
D Mag 8:00

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Notes

First Pressing in Bubblewrap sleeve with full page insert.
Second Pressing comes in generic black sleeve.

Graphics endorsing SKAM: © Open Mind.

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mmerlak

mmerlak

May 16, 2017
edited 2 months ago
Is the vocal sample on "Mag" coming from Fantasy Three's ‎"It's Your Rock" Instrumental?
dylaf

dylaf

November 25, 2014
edited over 2 years ago
The sample in 'Mag' originates with the much loved drums from Melvin Bliss 'Synthetic Substitution', as used by the Ultra MAGnetic-Mc's (geddit?). Its great to see how far things travel... On a gripe note, it would be helpful if sellers could pay attention to listing headers & stop trying to sell the re-issue in the 1st pressing section- black sleeve & sticker = second pressing... Pain in the ass.
moire

moire

May 21, 2004

These two tracks sound really sample-heavy and hiphop-influenced, and they aren't much like what Booth/Brown were doing as Autechre at the time. Really raw and really good, more engaging and energetic than the first Gescom EP for me - (of course the packaging isn't as cool). To my ears, the first side sounds better at 33 RPM: at this speed it reminds me of a much rawer take on "Maphive 6.1" from Ae ep7.
awillhoite

awillhoite

March 13, 2004

What I love so much about EP2 is that it was a sudden departure from EP1. That's what you should expect from Gescom in their further releases for them to take the road less traveled and to do it so well.

August 10, 2001
edited over 15 years ago
Simple breaks get pummeled into a collage of textures like so much shattered glass. Starts out slow and funky, gets evil in no time flat. Essential.
-skb