A long cut of primo California psych damage from California’s International Hello, featuring former members of the legendary Monoshock. Available on their new self-titled debut LP, out now from Holy Mountain of Portland, Oregon. Yes!
MAJOR WAREHOUSE FIND: We’ve got 80 copies left of this beautiful sucker—this is the last of the 500-copy jewel case run—and then they’re gone forever. Orders will start shipping June 1, 2010.
Thirteen gnarly tunes gathered from high and low by ETHAN MILLER of COMETS ON FIRE and HOWLIN RAIN back in 2006. “For lovers of bloody nose street folk, dangerous shit rock, drunken cosmic slop and those wandering down the outer and under paths alone.”
1. Albert Ayler – Truth Is Marching In
2 Monoshock – Crypto-Zoological Disaster
3 The Colossal Yes – The Honey Creeper Smiles
4 Ghost – Piper
5 Electric Six Organs Of Admittance – Close To The Sky
6 Michael Yonkers – Swamp Of Love
7 Shit Spangled Banner – Cuntshine
8 Brother JT – Country Blues/Be With Us (live)
9 Joshua – Look Floating
10 7 Year Rabbit Cycle – Meditation
11 August Born [Six Organs and L collaboration] – Providence
12 Dark Inside The Sun – Truly Cursed
13 Comets On Fire – Death Squad
“GRADY’S RECORD REFUGE is a new & used record store located at 2546 E. Main St. in Ventura, CA. We buy, sell & trade LP’s, CD’s, cassettes, 78’s, 45’s, DVD’s, vhs, reel-to-reels, 8-tracks, laserdiscs, and more……we also sell needles, cartridges & belts for turntables, and do PHONOGRAPH REPAIR………we also sell used stereo equipment….. especially RECORD PLAYERS!”
From Grady Runyon (Monoshock, Liquorball), who runs a great record shop up in Ventura…
WHAT: Cave and Jealousy and special guests
WHEN: Wednesday, May 27, 8-10pm
WHERE: Grady’s Record Refuge, 2546 E. Main St.., Ventura, 805-648-5565
The stalactites have been falling from club ceilings across the country in the wake of Chicago psych/rock instrumentalists CAVE’s summer tour. The band is supporting their new album Psychic Psummer (Important Records), other California stops have included The Hemlock Tavern and The Smell. Tour partner JEALOUSY creates a one-man Spaceman 3 vibe. And don’t miss a very special group of local like-minders who will be making their debut at 8pm sharp. Come refresh your midweek with this psychodelically-charged musical event!