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Jaws of the Flying Carpet / Blue-Eyed Sunburned Easter Isl
Album:Blue-Eyed Sunburned Easter Isl Collection:General
Artist:Jaws of the Flying Carpet Added:Dec 2003
Label:Baby Universe Records 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2004-06-14 Pull Date:2004-08-16 
Week Ending:Aug 1Jul 18Jul 11Jun 20

 Recent Airplay
1.Jul 28, 2004:press and release
4.Jul 06, 2004:Lick My Moody Guitar Show
Gradient Slide
2.Jul 13, 2004:Lick My Moody Guitar Show
The Herons of Petulu
5.Jun 16, 2004:Brownian Motion
3.Jul 07, 2004:press and release
Sub-Orbital Grig, Sub-Orbital Grig
6.Jun 16, 2004:Stirling's Approximation

Album Review
Craig Matsumoto
Reviewed 2004-06-10 
Instrumental rock jams with a psychedelic bent, including steady beats and lots of ghostly guitar effects. A bit lo-fi. Tracks are short, mostly 2 or 3 minutes, but pack in tons of instruments for a dense wash of sound.

Many tracks segue badly. Check endings before playing!

1- Mid/slow jam beat. Choppy guitar and didgeridoo-sounding thing
*2- Cool and loungy, mid/fast
3- Faux-Asian clatter with echoey sax calls
*4- Fast complex drums
5- Techno tribute, with fast drums and random synth noises
6- Mysterious "world" feel... hand drums of a quiet alien cult
7- Disjoint, with screeching sounds (a saxophone?)
8- Lingering flute-like whistles
9- Abrasive guitars. Churning midtempo beat
10- Spacey and sparse
11- Off-kilter thumping, loud and stumbling
*12- Gentle pulse and small guitar solo
*13- Breezy in a brash way; jangly two-chord prog
14- Slowish and twangy, an avant-cowboy sunset
15- Mid/slow and warbly, very much a jam
16- Dissonant, crashing beat. Short.
17- Fast percussion clatter, an exotic marketplace. Short.
*18- Gloopy fun beat. Slashy guitar that gets aggressive
19- BIG and anthemic, after quiet start

Track Listing
1.Mekonging 10.Garuda Dance
2.Indigenous Horsedance 11.Fly's Eye
3.Rice Stick Harvest Bamboo 12.Patinage
4.Sub-Orbital Grig 13.Gradient Slide
5.Bad Spakle Cake 14.Komodo Redowa
6.The Frog Pool 15.Wire Flaw
7.Night Falls on Nyoman 16.The Previous Tower
8.The Wrong Ladder 17.Minor Diplocardia
9.Phototonous Jade 18.Futhark
 19.The Herons of Petulu