Recently Acquired + mp3

An almost weekly assortment of musical oddities purchased or given to POF.

CEREBRAL BALLZYAutistic Expression Ep (self) – cdr with photocopied paper sleeve, features 5 crusty and vile skate punk tracks.

DAN DEACONThe Crystal Cat 7” (carpark) – clear blue vinyl
DAN DEACON/ADVENTURE SPLITSplit 12” (carpark) – Both bands hailing from Wham City aka Bmore, Baltimore. The split is on yellow vinyl and contains two tracks by each band.

The DEATHSETLimitations Can Make Your Creative 12” (we are busy bodies)
The FRESH & ONLYSS/T 12” (castleface)
HEALTHDie Slow: Market Yourself for Blood 7” (lovepump united) features PicturePlane remix on the b-side
HOWL2 song ep (self) A little teaser till their debut on Relapse
JUAREZ3 song ep (self) Their split on us two records will be out this summer.
MY DISCOParadise (stomp)
NINJASONIKThe Tight Pants Ep 12” (chief)
OBITSOne Cross Apiece (stint) – 2nd pressing w. mp3 D/L
OBITSI Blame You 12” (subpop) includes digital d/l
PONYTAILIce Cream Spiritual LP (we are free) Second album by experimental Baltimore art punks. Eight songs that sound like an inhebriated Bjork backed by Parts & Labor. MP3 of “Celebrate the Body Electric“. update: playing the cavern on May 21st

RAFTERSex, Death, Cassette (asthmatic kitty)
RAFTERSweaty Magic (asthmatic kitty)
SLEEPY SUNWhite Dove 7” (sol diamond)
SLEEPY SUNNew Age/Lord 10” (sol diamond) clear vinyl w/ splatter

THEE OH SEESHELP LP (in the red) – Pink vinyl w/ lyrics on vinyl sleeve. Thee Oh Sees abandon their own label, Castleface, to release a 12 song LP on garage-rock label, In the Red (home to The Strange Boys, Vivian Girls, Dirtbombs and Jay Reatard)  Help adds more psychedelic garage pop goodness to their enormously incredible catalog of over 150 songs spread out through 12 albums, eps and splits. 

THEE OH SEESThee Hounds of Foggy Notion cd & dvd Limited to 1000 copies, this live cd & dvd combo features “performances sans stages and whatnot”.

THEE OH SEESSucks Blood (castleface)

YIKES!Whoa Comas/Blood Bomb 12” (labil) One-sided 12” by a very short-lived side project of Jon Dwyer of Coachwhips/Thee Oh Sees/etc. The label is hand number out of 350.




V/A – CHIEF RECORDS 2009 Vol. 1 cd – Features Tracks by Ninjasonik, Cerebral Ballzy, Thriller, Murdertronics and six other acts on Chief Records.  D/L for free at