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Saws / Saws
Album:Saws Collection:General
Artist:Saws Added:03/2006
Label:In Tone 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-03-19 Pull Date:2006-05-21 
Week Ending:21 May7 May30 Apr23 Apr16 Apr9 Apr2 Apr26 Mar
Airplays:32121231

 Recent Airplay
1.May 21, 2006:Multiple Personality Disorder
Saw N' Tology
4.May 14, 2006:Multiple Personality Disorder
The Rat In Twighlight
2.May 17, 2006:Brownian Motion
Let Us Go Into Lloegyr
5.May 02, 2006:Moody Guitar part 2
Return To Whatever
3.May 16, 2006:Radio Of Imagination
A Sour Junk Pony
6.Apr 30, 2006:Multiple Personality Disorder
The Rat In Twighlight

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2006-03-14 
Proggy avante funky strangeness, instrumentals that border on experimental jazz, avante, low fi noise and acid drenched Kraut Rock. Project founded by Rick Potts, a long-time LA stalwart in the experimental/underground scene (see Dennis Duck, Human Hands, Keat Rides a Harley weirdness). Potts makes his own instruments, probably why most of this music is undefinable, familiar yet far from it. Jazz? No/maybe. Avante? No/maybe. Indie? No/maybe? Experimental, yes. Excellent, you better believe it.

1) pro-jazz skronky feel, qwacking bass, proggy yet weird, upbeat
2) funky progginess continues, more echoey and trippy
3) trippy experimental intro falls into loopy near downtempo 6/4 over/under beat, nice noise synth tones
4) more of an experimental weird twist with treated vocals, blurps and clonks
5) a pretty lush atmospheric soundbed to a near downtempo space beat, but with disturbing melodic string tones, beat becomes disjunct before you can possibly get bored
6) more of a prog jazz feel, starts off as a slow ¾ triplet jam, shifts into a more urgent improv before you know it, ends quite noisey
7) experimental collage, found sounds, tape loops, backwards, forwards, mostly chill/sparse and nothing droning or harsh


Track Listing
1.Return To Whatever 4.Sneakerfull Of Sockets
2.Saw N' Tology 5.Let Us Go Into Lloegyr
3.A Sour Junk Pony 6.The Rat In Twighlight
 7.Three Parts, Too Familiar