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Various Artists / Electricity Is Your Friend
Album:Electricity Is Your Friend Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists Added:02/2007
Label:Three Ring Records 

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Add Date:2007-02-25 Pull Date:2007-04-29 Charts:Classical/Experimental
Week Ending:25 Mar

 Recent Airplay
1.Oct 16, 2010:lost and found
2.Mar 19, 2007:Cincinnati Kid
Strawberry Fields

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2007-02-07 
Collection of UK artists, tape manipulators, sample-artists, noise-rocksters, electro-bashers. Quiet stuff too, all very interesting. Spoken word heavy. FCCs: 1, 15 My picks: 3, 5, 11

1) FCC
2) butt-rock spoof with silly vocals, watch false ending at 1:15 remaining
3) treated spoken word/samples under slow, simple electro/near-industrial rock feel, cool
4) sampled piano melody, sorta indie rock feel vocals, dream-pop noise elements, slow looped hypnotic
5) beat box element, spoken word/voice sample heavy, interesting stuff for sure
6) ethereal female vocs over lush synths, very 4AD’ish
7) Beatles “re-mix”, sample art of Strawberry Fields, mostly just echo/loops, yawn but trippy for sure if that’s what yer looking for
8) very distorted spoken word with noise, faucet sounds
9) strange vocs, Scott Walker on Quaaludes, with minimal acoustic guitar
10) spoken word, with minimal noises
11) minimal sounds and spoken word for 1st minute, then a downtempos/hip hop beat appears, samples/spoken word collage over/under the beats, tones
12) sound collage, sample art from television
13) starts like 12 but uses some downtempo music too
14) bad hip hop MC’ing, makes MC Lars sound good, yikes, yuck!
15) FCCs
16) silly childlike folk, brief

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1.Cj PizarroDark Black Semen & Cousin Of Bambi
2.Dragon Or EmporerNever Know What To Say
3.DisinvectantCorridors And Pathways
4.Daniel PaddenCornelius
5.RevoxCan't Remember
6.Sara AyersLeaving The Land Of Before
7.JliatStrawberry Fields
8.John CakeDawson Has Left Part 2
9.Dead WesternThey're Dying Young These Days & Sailin On
10.Man Manly And The Church Of NoiseBeat Poet Relived
11.Jowonio ProductionsSecurity
12.Mark VernonA Lullaby Left Hand Or The Case Of The 3-Way Split
13.Sitcom Future FamilyAll The Super Heroes Live In The Big City
14.Terms NoneTerminally Ill