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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby four_oclocker_2 on Wed Dec 06, 2017 11:32 pm

Sprague Dawley wrote:Shellac Live in Tokyo LP removed from Discogs

https://www.discogs.com/%E3%82%B7%E3%82 ... nsactional


Yeah, probably because that LP is a bootleg. The original CD is still on the marketplace though.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby skoz on Fri Mar 30, 2018 8:34 pm

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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby dahousen on Mon Dec 24, 2018 5:17 am

I just heard here http://vishkhanna.com/2018/12/20/ep-453-steve-albini/ that they are still working on the long waited Peel Sessions release. Date? anyone?
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby Velgauder on Tue Apr 16, 2019 12:48 pm

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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby tallchris on Tue Apr 16, 2019 4:59 pm

Been waiting to have the '04 version of "Billiard Player Song" on vinyl for over 10 years!!!
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby yard barf on Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:57 pm

tallchris wrote:Been waiting to have the '04 version of "Billiard Player Song" on vinyl for over 10 years!!!


I got a mix tape with a shitty quality copy of "Spoke" on it in 1994. It was so great. I'll see your 10 years and raise you another 15 years.

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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby llllllllllllllllllllllll on Wed Apr 17, 2019 6:59 am

tallchris wrote:Been waiting to have the '04 version of "Billiard Player Song" on vinyl for over 10 years!!!


Oscillating between that and ‘where was this record 13 years ago.’ I wonder if it still holds up!
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby the corpo on Wed Apr 17, 2019 7:33 am

I'm assuming these are at 45RPM? Not sure how they're stretching to a double LP otherwise. Looks very nice.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby Clyde on Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:40 am

the corpo wrote:I'm assuming these are at 45RPM? Not sure how they're stretching to a double LP otherwise. Looks very nice.

The CD version is two CDs too but the vinyl version comes with a single CD of both sessions so they may have wanted to keep the sessions apart so the listener can experience them discretely.

Whatever the reason, I'm very happy these are coming out.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby tallchris on Wed Apr 17, 2019 11:47 am

I seem to remember the '04 sessions being ~45-50 minutes total. Adding the earlier session and that's easily two LPs worth.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby mattw on Thu Apr 18, 2019 12:00 pm

Between Brainiacs and Silkworms on vinyl- now the Shellacs, too! T & G is making off with my money, but they/I are the better for it.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby wellsyuk on Tue Apr 23, 2019 1:22 pm

Superb news. Billiard Player song from that is probably the best recorded song of all time.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby Anthony Flack on Wed Apr 24, 2019 5:39 am

Boy, 25 years huh? 25 years since that 1994 Peel session. Back then, 25 years ago was the first Led Zeppelin album. Now 25 years ago is this. 25 years is clearly shorter than it used to be.

Anyway this record looks like a nice thing to have and it will arrive in time for my birthday.

It's cute that Shellac records still come with a CD.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby travis k on Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:12 pm

Just opened the Peel Sessions. Beautiful packaging.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby travis k on Fri Jun 14, 2019 10:17 pm

Never heard this / Ghosts version: worth the money just for this
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby JohnnyLaundry on Sat Jun 15, 2019 9:39 pm

Peel Sessions listed as "Shellac record #16" (Dude Incredible is #14)
Where's #15?
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby mattw on Sun Jun 16, 2019 4:19 pm

JohnnyLaundry wrote:Peel Sessions listed as "Shellac record #16" (Dude Incredible is #14)
Where's #15?


I was wondering about this myself- as a minimalist band, maybe the silence of the past 5 years counts as #15.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby sparky on Sun Jun 16, 2019 5:08 pm

Shellac record #16 is a divine piece of work. I took a few seconds to recognise all three of the men on those glowing sleeve photos, and was quite moved when I did.
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby JohnnyLaundry on Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:41 pm

mattw wrote:
JohnnyLaundry wrote:Peel Sessions listed as "Shellac record #16" (Dude Incredible is #14)
Where's #15?


I was wondering about this myself- as a minimalist band, maybe the silence of the past 5 years counts as #15.


Maybe because Peel Sessions is s a double album it counts as #15 and #16?
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Re: Band: Shellac

Postby offal on Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:24 am

Just a guess: I read somewhere in the past few months from either Steve or Todd that they were tossing around the idea (or perhaps actually working on) of compiling a lot of their rare or early singles into a single release. Maybe that's #15.

Just speculation, though. I have no scoop.
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