Repetitive guitars, sudden changes, tight drumming, noise, samples, and some of the fiercest riffs this side of Big Black are collected here on this anthology of the now very, very hard to find releases from Laddio Bolocko, an underground noise rock outfit from . Stripping back noise punk to its essentials works very well for these guys, in that what ends. up on record is almost a pummeling. But it's not without its own unspoken sense of humor.
Profile: Noise rock band from New York, existed from 1996 - 2000. The Life & Times Of Laddio Bolocko (Comp).
NYC's Laddio Bolocko were borne of the ashes of classic early 90s post-rock. Formed in 1996 by members of Dazzling Killmen, Mars Volta, Panicsville, Craw and Chalk, they began as the next logical step for hardcore bands wanting just a bit more to chew on than shards of metallic noise and haphazard speed-beat. However, where most musicians with the cumulative pedigree of this quartet would either be playing straight jazz or make a nice livings as mercenary session men, LB channeled their muso energies into a tightly wound ball of steel rods
Tracklist: CD 1: Strange Warmings Of 01. Goat Lips (6:57) 02. Call Me Jesus (1:54) 03. Nurser (10:58) 04. The Man Who Never Was (4:21) 05. Dangler (11:55) 06. Y Toros (34:25).
Laddio Bolocko Live and Unreleased 1997 - 2000, released 04 December 2015 1. 43 Minutes O. .3 LP's in a heavy duty box with liner notes by Kid Millions and a 90 minute DVD feature great, never before seen live footage. Comes will a full album download Includes unlimited streaming of Live and Unreleased 1997 - 2000 via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more. ships out within 2 days. Purchasable with gift card.
Artist: Laddio Bolocko Title Of Album: The Life Times of Laddio Bolocko Year Of Release: 2003 Label: No Quarte Genre: Psychedelic Rock, Avant-Rock Quality: Mp3 Bitrate: 320 kbps Total Time .
Release source: CD. Year: 2003.
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|CD1-2||Call Me Jesus||1:54|
|CD1-4||The Man Who Never Was||4:22|
|CD2-1||As If By Remote||2:50|
|CD2-2||A Warm Annoyance||1:00|
|CD2-5||A Passing State Of Well-Being||3:15|
|CD2-6||Beatrice The Coyote||6:15|
|CD2-7||Laddio's Money (Death Of A Popsong)||5:08|
|CD2-8||Wallkill Creek Survival||4:23|
|CD2-9||The Going Gong||10:12|
|CD2-10||In Search Of Bolocko||7:12|
|CD2-Video||As If By Remote
Film Director – Aran Tharp
- Art Direction, Artwork, Design – Paul Romano
- Performer – Ben Armstrong, Blake Fleming, Drew St. Ivany, Marcus Degrazia*
Notes"As If By Remote" film, © 1999 - thanks to Mike & Dan at Rafik, NYC.
"The Life & Times Of Laddio Bolocko" - their entire recorded output on 2 discs, released as a 6-side panel Digipak.
"Strange Warmings Of Laddio Bolocko" 1997, violent self recorded, self produced first L.P. done under the Manhattan Bridge while living in poverty. The ultimate NYC soundtrack. Two 1000 piece pressings, sold out.
"In Real Time" 1998, recorded in the quiet bu creepy surroundings of the catskill mountains ... a soft surreptitious nightmare. 1000 pressed, sold out.
"As If By Remote" E.P. 1998, back under The Manhattan Bridge for Laddio ... self imposed schizophrenic experiment naked lost found ... a glimpse of the ugly beautiful times to come. 1000 pressed in Europe, sold out.
"As If In Real Time" 2000, remastered combination of In Real Time and As If By Remote. 500 sold on US tour with Trans Am.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode (Sticker): 8 99922 00102 4
|NOQ002||Laddio Bolocko||The Life & Times Of Laddio Bolocko (2xCD, Comp, Enh, RE)||No Quarter||NOQ002||US||Unknown|