[Jandek] Question About Recent Corwood Releases

Darin Mitchell susseddm at hotmail.com
Mon Jan 19 04:10:01 PST 2004

And just how does this person know the man who holds the copyrights?

Just come out with it, what age was mentioned (probably not even true)?

I would bet he is still recording.


>From: soolip at aol.com
>To: jandek at mylist.net
>Subject: Re: [Jandek] Question About Recent Corwood Releases
>Date: Sun, 18 Jan 2004 03:14:13 EST
>Someone recently told me his age, or at least the age of the person who 
>the copyrights to his material, and I was a little shocked. I won't blurt 
>out here because I enjoy Jandek's mystique and I assume others do too, but 
>did make me wonder if he was still recording.
>In 1980 he said he had enough stockpiled for 30 albums.
>Also, the titles of some of the songs on the last CD indicate he might be
>winding down, or finishing up altogether: "I See the Open Door", "I Just 
>Might Go
>I don't currently own any of his CDs, but perhaps I should take the plunge
>and just order the whole set. $140 isn't bad for 35 discs. How long does it
>usually take to receive an order from Corwood?
>farmofarmo at aol.com wrote:
>His voice has aged recently, more deep and booming than before. I don't 
>that the new stuff is archival material, Jandek seems to make reference to
>past songs and phases. I don't know about the digital recording/tape thing,
>  He's probably only in his fifties, which is not that old, when you look 
>the achievements of Johnny Cash in his twilight years.

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