Neglected Receptors / Tropics Of Canada
Album:Tropics Of Canada Collection:General
Artist:Neglected Receptors Added:Nov 2006
Label:Hidden Birdhouse 

A-File Activity
Add Date:2006-11-05 Pull Date:2007-01-07 
Week Ending:Dec 31Dec 24Nov 19Nov 12

Recent Airplay
1.Jan 21, 2009:Brownian Motion
Crucial Cat
4.Nov 18, 2006:Bloodstains Across Atherton
Veto, Mmaaml Hall
2.Dec 30, 2006:Brownian Motion
Monkey Fuck It
5.Nov 14, 2006:Municipal Wastrel
Crucial Cat
3.Dec 22, 2006:Brownian Motion
Monkey Fuck It
6.Nov 08, 2006:Cognitive Overload
Side Stitch

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2006-11-06 
Noise rock extraordinaire, two man band from Minnesota smears tape loops, fuzz bass, drums, desperate vocals, no-wave/prog elements even. Fans of No New York era Sonic Youth, Swans, F/i, Will To Live, Sink Manhatten, take note, swallow hard (p.s. I caught this duo opening for Burmese at the Hemlock recently….what a show!!).

1) wall of noise-rock, deeply buried vocals, swirling madness, urgent drums
2) starts sparse, noise, drum bursts, builds in dissonance, very No-New York old school noise rock
3) near prog feel in bass chords, somewhat more chill, song-like
4) slide bass trippy intro, launches into free-form spazz
5) disjunct no-wave drums, fuzz vocs strong, reminds me of ape has killed ape somehow
6) twisted, songlike, trippy and cool
7) Long track: starts very chill, creepy, builds to noise loops, all pretty restrained and dark
8) slight electro element to drums, wash/drone of noise, buried melodic vocs

Track Listing
1.Crucial Cat 5.300
2.Orange Is The New Black 6.Monkey Fuck It
3.Mmaaml Hall 7.College Pearl White Trouble Lights
4.Veto 8.Side Stitch