Label: Illuminated Records - JAM 40 • Format: Vinyl LP, Album • Country: UK • Genre: Electronic • Style: Breaks, Industrial, Dub
· Urban Gamelan, an Album by 23 Skidoo. Released in on Illuminated (catalog no. JAM 40; Vinyl LP). Genres: Industrial/5(2).
Initially active between and , 23 Skidoo released a series of genre-defining records fusing post-punk, dub, industrial, world and hip-hop styles. Singles include Last Words, Tearing Up the Plans, Coup and Language. Albums include Seven Songs, the Culling Is Coming and Urban Gamelan.4/5(6).
Tracks 1 to 11 originally released on the album Urban Gamelan on Illuminated Records August Recorded at Foel Studios. Mixed at The Clocktower. Tracks 12 and 13 originally released as a 12" single on Illuminated Records February Tracks 14 and 15 originally released as a 12" single on Illuminated Records July Mastered at Wolf Studios, Brixton/5(27).
VG/VG quite a few light hairline marks and superficial scuffs to vinyl, very occasional light background crackle on a few quiet intros but nothing overpowering and on the whole a great listen throughout. sleeve has prominent ring, edge and corner wear + original info insert included Superb 3rd album from 23 Skidoo before they disbanded and started Ronin Records. Inspired, meditative gamelan.
· This was followed by a compilation of singles, The Gospel Comes To New Guinea in , and for the first time on CD, reissues of Seven Songs and Urban Gamelan. In the Turnbull brothers liquidated the company. In LTM reissued the whole back catalog of 23 Skidoo.
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