All Products
  • All Products
  • Upc/Cat
  • Movies/Tv
  • Actor
  • Studio
  • Title
  • Music
  • Album
  • Artist
  • Artist (Lp Only)
  • Label
  • Song
  • Classical
  • Album
  • Person
  • Work
Advanced Search
Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Shopping Cart ( items)
Title Qty
your cart is empty
Checkout

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Studio

Decades

Color

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Actors

Specialty

Rated

Label

Decades

Two

Two

[CD]

~ Momusmcclymont

Add to cart
CD 
List Price: $18.98
Price: $9.81
You Save: $9.17 (48%)

Product Notes

2014 release, the second album from the Scottish duo. Momus and David McClymont live far from their homeland (which happens to be deciding whether to become a fully-fledged nation this year). TWO is their second collaboration, and this time the pair (Momus in Osaka and McClymont in Melbourne) have wrapped hard-hitting political lyrics around a handmade, ethnic sound. Both emerged from Scotland's Postcard Records scene (McClymont was in Orange Juice, Momus worked with ex-members of Josef K), and the pair share a strong work ethic and radical views including a firm 'YES!' to independence for Scotland! The songs would typically begin in Melbourne in David McClymont's home studio, then get vocals, new arrangements and 'scratch videos' added in Osaka. Although the sound is less obviously '80s-retro than the sequencer dance music of Momusmcclymont 1, TWO takes it's cue as much from 1980s World Music as 1960s ethno-musicological Psychedelia; the record runs an eclectic gamut from MY LIFE IN THE BUSH OF GHOSTS to Syd Barrett.

You May Also Like




Page 1 of

    Details

    Artist: Momusmcclymont
    Title: Two
    Genre: Pop
    Release Date: 5/27/2014
    Label: American Patchwork
    Product Type: CD
    Catalog #: 15
    UPC: 708527001776
    Item #: 1127471X

    Credits