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Reads The Books EP

CD (Item 583558) Warp, 2005 — Condition: Used
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Cafe collage rock duo The Books gets the remix treatment by Scott Herron. This rides the strange land between Prefuse's hiphop upbeat antics and his more laidback slow drifts you hear on his Savath & Savalas albums. It's not the usual "band gets revved up by hip-producer-of-the-month crap" either – it's nice stuff & a really great match for both parties involved. If you haven't heard the Books before – they're an electronic medley of cello, acoustic guitar, and really cool "found-sound" vocal samples – perfect sources from which Herron can sauce and give the uprock to. Titles include "Pagina Uno" through "Pagina Ocho" – those would be pages, people. Get it? The Books. Nevermind.  © 1996-2017, Dusty Groove, Inc.

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