[Jandek] Re: the units

SAMUEL_MATHESON at acdi-cida.gc.ca SAMUEL_MATHESON at acdi-cida.gc.ca
Mon Jun 12 08:07:09 PDT 2006

I'm pretty certain that this is the right Units - if I recall correctly,
Janky said in the Trubee interview that it was a San Francisco Units that
had given the cease-and-desist order, and that's where these guys were

----- Message from "Christopher tm" <xopher.tm at gmail.com> on Sat, 10 Jun
2006 19:03:56 -0400 -----
      To: jandek at mylist.net     
 Subject: Re: [Jandek] the      
          units: a dua          

On 6/10/06, leo fabriek <leo at barakken.nl> wrote:
> http://www.allmusic.com/cg/amg.dll?p=amg&opt1=1&sql=units - a band
> called The Units, who released an album in 1980 and one in 1982. This
> could be our band, right? I've heard the first one and it's pretty awful.

There were at least 2 or 3 bands calling themselves The Units at that
same time period (not counting the one later called Jandek). Our man
was wise to come up with something more unique.

Christopher tm

By the way, Oatmeal lies.

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