RE: My music notes, Feb 4, 1998.

Charles Kerr (
Thu, 5 Feb 1998 14:27:23 -0600

Coming full circle on this thread, I once described TG as
"Chris and Cosey meet Psychic TV" to a music newbie. They
didn't get it...

If Skinny Puppy is too lighthearted, for you, Wayne, give
Einsturzende Neubauten a spin. They're sort of what
Ozric Tentacles would wound like if they'd spent their
youth dropping acid to Lou Reed's _Metal Machine Music_
instead of to Gong's _Angel's Egg_.

> But Wayne, if you're still stuck on TG, you really have to try harder to
> find more modern sources of difficult listening. I mean, TG broke up in
> what, 1978??? You could move into the 80s by buying and memorizing
> everything that Skinny Puppy did.
> PS. Thanks anyway for balancing out Adam's music notes. He's a great guy,
> but he sure listens to a lot of suck music...
> > Hey Joe, ever heard of The Marzipan Bunnies? I'm still stuck on Throbbing
> > Gristle, although The League Of Crafty Guitarists (Fripp and pals) is fun.