[Jandek] wonder what Jandek listens to?
sempai at cjmarsicano.com
Wed Nov 22 23:07:22 PST 2006
On Nov 22, 2006, at 3:43 PM, stacey graham wrote:
> Wouldn't it be a scoop to find out what is on the stereo at the
> Corwood Industries headquarters? It would almost be too easy to
> predict some sort of old country blues or maybe some freak folk
> or jazz. It would be great to find out he listens to
> something TOTALLY unexpected, like to see him driving down the street
> booming some Wu Tang or Public Enemy or maybe some hardcore
> trance/jungle/rave music. You hear the bass pumping a block away and
> look over as the car (Lincoln Navigator all blinged-out!) slides past
> and you look and there is Jandek with the seat slid way back, the
> whole car full up with his posse.
> As an experiment a couple of weeks ago I "accidently" drank a whole
> big bottle of cough syrup, and after the nausea slipped away and the
> buzz came on I listened to Jandek for about 6 hours. It sounded like
> pop music from some alternate universe. The spoken word ones didn't
> go over that good though, they mostly made me space out because I
> couldn't concentrate on the unadorned words floating past me.
LOL! Between the "blinged out Lincoln" and the reference to cough
syrup, this is almost screaming for chopped-and-screwed editions of
Jandek albums - which is ironic because that particular subgenre/mixing
methodology actually started in Houston.
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