(Various Artists) – “No New York” (1978)

August 9, 2010 at 12:16 am (Music, Reviews & Articles)

Brian Eno-produced “no wave” compilation classic. This review by Chris Smith comes from Stylus magazine, Sept. 1, 2003…


Outside of the ironically hyper-capitalist insularity of the hardcore scene—its get-it-on-all-eight-colors-of-marbled-vinyl ethos is probably an transmigration of geekiness from the state of Marvel comics circa 1994, which is when a lot of fans bought the soundtrack to The Crow and began to cross over—not many records seem to have been subjected to quite the degree of ex post facto fetishism of No New York. Read the rest of this entry »

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