Hoover (3) ‎– Hoover

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B-Core Disc ‎– BC.300LP
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Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP, Remastered, Transparent Blue
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A1 TNT
A2 New Five Drive
A3 Breather Resist
B1 Weeds
B2 Relectrolux / Electrodub

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Recorded October 1997 at WGNS, Washington DC.
150 numbered copies on transparent blue.

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
Slowdime #9 Hoover (3) Hoover(CD, EP) Slowdime Slowdime #9 US 1998 Sell This Version
Slowdime #9 Hoover (3) Hoover(12", EP) Slowdime Slowdime #9 US 1998 Sell This Version
BC.300LP Hoover (3) Hoover(12", EP, RM) B-Core Disc BC.300LP Spain 2016 Sell This Version

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October 19, 2016
- Members of Abilene, Admiral, Colonel Josh & the Honky Tonk Heroes, Fine Day, Freddie T. and the People, Fuse, Hoonah, June of 44, Rancho Notorious, Regulator Watts, Santics, Sea Tiger, The Bachelor & the Bad Actress, The Boom, The Crownhate Ruin, The Sorts, Victor Deluxe y Wind of Change.
- Unpublished songs released by Slowdime in 1998, four years after the band split.
- Hoover has influenced renowned national bands like Aina, No More Lies, Shanty Rd., Slang, Three Fingers or Encono
- Remastered from the original tapes by Victor Garcia at Ultramarinos Mastering.
- Limited edition 500 copies.

2000 copies were made and not one is found today. To not mention finding information on the band: a few lines on who they are, how the band split, and a brief and select discography.
Hoover are a secret, exposed in a concurrent display cabinet, they are like finding a revealing clue in a place you’ve visited a thousand times. They are the missing link to understand the characteristic sound from Washington D.C’s early 90’s. They marked the course of a city that wasn’t even theirs, because even though drummer Christopher Farrall lived in a suburb of Mar yland, Fred Erskine, Joseph McRedmond and Alex Dunham, would converge from different coordinates: Nebraska, Pennsylvania and Arizona. With their arachnid and sibylline post-hardcore, it was obvious they would end up seducing Ian McKaye. Just one concert was all he needed to sign them up for a first single and their debut album The Lurid Traversal of Rte. 7 , at Dischord. They were active between 1992 and 1994, and then what? They broke up and split in many different directions: Abilene, June of 44, Regulator Watts, The Boom, The Crownhate Ruin, etc. But our story starts right here.