Ambient folk artist combining elements of drone, noise, found sound, and pop since 1996. Enthusiastic collector of records and compact discs since the late 80's.
Recent Activity
submitted Temporally - Macy's Day. 2 days ago
posted a comment on Black Sheep - A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing. 3 months ago
I've heard many a reissue that did not sound as good as the og press.
posted a comment on Mogwai - Rock Action. 7 months ago
Mine does the same. I find it extremely annoying. Guess I'll just have to stick with the cd or digital for this album.
posted a comment on Tindersticks. about 1 year ago
A concise and astute distillation of Tindersticks. Well said, my friend.
posted a comment on Black Sheep - A Wolf In Sheep's Clothing. about 1 year ago
Anyone else think this pressing sounds bad? I don't have the original on vinyl, this one sounds a bit dull.
posted a comment on The Sundays - Reading, Writing And Arithmetic. about 1 year ago
Yeah, I noticed the hi hats, too. Thought it was my stylus going, but the highs in the vocals and guitars are clear. Just the hats sound like a distorted 808.
posted a comment on The Clientele - Music For The Age Of Miracles. about 1 year ago
Same issue with the pale blue pressing. Really is a shame being such a marvelous record. Perhaps I'll seek out the European press. Pardon me if this has been mentioned, but does anyone know if the black press of this in the US is this bad?
posted a comment on Mojave 3 - Ask Me Tomorrow. over 2 years ago
Good news to hear! I have the original, but this is such a lovely record I would certainly shell out for the repress. Not to the tune of 100 USD though!
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submitted Hifi Envelope - Transitional Objects. over 2 years ago
posted a comment on Dymaxion - Sound Recording. over 3 years ago
Couldn't agree more. Dymaxion could do no wrong across all of their/his releases.
posted a review of Seely - Parentha See. over 4 years ago
This was Seely's debut album as far as I can discern before they were picked up by Too Pure. After signing to Too Pure they re-recorded this album with John McEntire (Tortoise, Sea and Cake, etc.) to dazzling effect and it was released as 'Julie Only'. ... See full review
submitted Hifi Envelope - Unquiet. over 4 years ago
submitted Hifi Envelope - Surface Music. over 7 years ago
submitted Hifi Envelope - The Incomplete Works Of The Hifi Envelope. over 7 years ago
submitted Hifi Envelope - Unrelated Passages. over 7 years ago