"This huge temporary city in the dust immediately put me under its spell"
"Straight-up sonic sorcery!"
A disc influenced by the DEA, aliens, implants, gun/drug trafficking, death threats, psychic/electric disturbances, and the dream police
Stream their underground surf film soundtrack and read the partly cloudy stories behind its psych-rock songs
The Co La collaborator on what REALLY inspired his Domino Records debut
It started with a freaky Doug Aitken film
"'Scarface'. 'All Dogs Go to Heaven'. Friendship/revenge/murder/heavy drinking/escaping fate/torture/singing dogs."
"Exactly what it's like to live in NYC 30 years later. Unless you're rich."
"I compared it to escaping a burning house, alarms ringing, smoke filling the air, feeling the heat of the flames"
"The more I thought about posse cuts, the more homoerotic they seemed to me, so I thought I'd play that up"
"It was quite liberating to make music where I didn't have to worry about the best way to arrange it for the dancefloor"
"When they were throwing shit all over, I knew things were going pretty good. I knew we were agitating somebody."
What it was like working for one of NYC's most important record stores