[Jandek] wonder what Jandek listens to?
craig at sxsw.com
Mon Nov 27 08:21:18 PST 2006
I got a screwed and chopped mix of a mashup of "Painted My Teeth" and
"Grillz" (the hit song by Nelly about gold teeth) that's off the
On Nov 23, 2006, at 1:07 AM, CJ Marsicano wrote:
> 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/
> methodology actually started in Houston.
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