Matmos ‎– California Rhinoplasty EP

Matador ‎– OLE 501-1
Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, EP

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A001 California Rhinoplasty
Nose Flute, Computer [Laptop], Sequenced By – M. C. Schmidt*Recorded By [Location Recording], Sampler, Sequenced By, Edited By [Digital Editing], Mixed By – Drew DanielSongwriter – Daniel*, Schmidt*
A002 Disco Hospital
Performer [Chair], Voice [Speech] – Stephen ThrowerPerformer [Gurney], Organ, Sequenced By – M. C. Schmidt*Recorded By [Originally] – CoilSampler, Sequenced By, Edited By [Digital Editing], Mixed By – Drew DanielSongwriter – Balance*, Christopherson*
B001 California Rhinoplasty (Doctor Rockit's Surgery With Complications)
Remix [Derived] – Doctor RockitRemix, Producer [Additional Production By] – Matthew "Nostrildamus" Herbert*Songwriter – Daniel*, Schmidt*
B002 California Rhinoplasty (Surgeon's Second Spinion)
Remix [Derived] – SurgeonRemix, Producer [Additional Production By] – Anthony ChildSongwriter – Daniel*, Schmidt*

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Track A001 With the exception of the nose flute, this is composed entirely from recordings of plastic surgeries performed in California: rhinoplasty, endoscopic forehead lift, chin implant. Confidentiality prohibits disclosure of patient/physician identities.

Track 003 recorded in swingtime.

Note: To encourage independent diagnoses, Doctor Rockit and Surgeon were provided with the raw recordings of surgery upon which "California Rhinoplasty" is based, but were not provided with the song itself.

Matmos use Snowdon Pencer Endoscopes, Endoforehead Scissors and Endoforehead Gaspers; Datascope Monitors; Draeger Anesthesia Ventilators; Bard Parker Scalpels; Valley Lab Cautery; Stryker Variable Highspeed Drills; Leiblinger Titanium microscrews; and Nelcor Pulse Oxymeters exclusively.

Manufactured in the UK.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 744861050117
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run out, etched): OLE 501-1 A¹ DAMONT TRANSFERMATION B
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run out, etched): OLE 501-1 B¹ DAMONT B

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
OLE 501-2 Matmos California Rhinoplasty EP(CD, EP) Matador OLE 501-2 UK 2001 Sell This Version
OLE 501-2V Matmos California Rhinoplasty EP(CD, EP, Promo) Matador OLE 501-2V UK 2001 Sell This Version