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Monday, December 2, 2013

JARBOE | TELECOGNAC ‎/ Over (2000)

Telecognac (Chris Rosenau and Jon Mueller) took a single Jarboe track and made a lazy release from it. It's classed as an album, but has just three tracks totalling 35 mins. They chopped most of Jarboe's vocals into small, unintelligible chunks and then dropped them into a toolbox of experimental awkwardness that relies heavily on juxtaposition and percussion to fill out the running time. It only gels into something engaging about 50% of the time. The other 50% is mostly cold, listless and irritating.

Songs of Note: Over 1; Over 2

2 gold idols out of 5

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