Mark Vernon & Zoë Irvine* ‎– Hairwaves - A Cautionary Tale

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Not On Label ‎– HairwavesR1
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CD
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Tracklist

1 The First Cut Is The Deepest 2:00
2 In Professional Hands 1:47
3 Heaven's Breath 0:59
4 Naming Names 2:19
5 Never Straight 0:27
6 Permanent: That Natural Look 1:42
7 Combing And Hackling 1:34
8 Groom-A-Pet - Shampoo And Setter 1:17
9 Groom-A-Pet - All Cats Are Grey 0:58
10 Groom-A-Pet - Hair Of The Dog 2:30
11 Fine Flexible Strands Of Protein 1:41
12 Something For The Weekend 0:39
13 Buzz Cut 1:33
14 Something Different This Time 1:52
15 Vanity Mirror 0:55
16 Persis Khambatta (Bald Woman Blues) 2:14
17 Voice In The Mirror 4:23
18 Pediculus Humanus 0:44
19 Nit Pick 2:56
20 Honey Comb 1:13
21 Follicle Fables - What Do You Want To Do Today? 1:14
22 Follicle Fables - Hey That's No Way To Say Goodbye 3:12
23 Follicle Fables - Nordestinho 2:21
24 No Overheads 0:41
25 Style By Fire 2:09
26 The Jackson Five Monster Truck 1:15
27 An Illusion Of Length 0:35
28 Peroxide Bond 3:23
29 Hairdos & Dont's 2:59
30 A Trim Too Far 0:40
31 Pro-Vitamin Rubber Duck 1:31
32 A Hamilton 6 3:22
33 Semipermanent: Coloured In 1:10
34 Like You Just Stepped Out 1:04

Credits

  • Artwork By [Pencil Drawings] – Danielle Lemaire

Notes

"Hairwaves is a commissioned sound art CD, featuring recordings of staff from Freight Design and The Bridge Advertising in Glasgow, wig makers, pet groomers, a psychic barber, hairdressers and hair establishments in Dundee, Edinburgh and Glasgow, Scotland; Montreal, Canada; Habas, France; and Salvador, Brazil, made between 2001 – 2006.

To celebrate the launch of the CD, Hairwaves FM, a special
one-day Glasgow radio station devoted to hair, has been on air
on Friday 8th December 2006 from 12 noon to 5pm."

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