Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Xylocaine - Experiment in Fear (1995)


OK I'm out of my depth here -- I know nothing about breakcore, which, I'm fairly certain, this is. So I'll just tell you what I hear: whole lotta breakbeats, whole lotta distorted, hyper-speed, gabber-style kicks, whole lotta samples, zero melodic elements. Pretty much noise music, except you can imagine really coked-up Euros dancing to it. I fucking love it. Who can recommend more stuff like this?

Track listing:
1. 440Hz
2. L.M.G.
3. Basset
4. Mince Meat
5. Shit Stir
6. Simsence
7. Havin a Waz
8. Experiment in Fear
9. Data Jack
10. H2SO3
11. Code Red (Remix)
12. Holyarse (Remix)
13. Elite
14. Redness & Swelling

Double murder-suicide

More outdated 90s electro:
Voyager -
Future Retro (1997)
The Martian – LBH-6251876
(A Red Planet Compilation)
(1999)

15 comments:

  1. Are you familiar with Venetian Snares?

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  2. bloodyfistrecords dot bandcamp.com

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  3. DuranDuranDuran or Donna Summer / Jason Forrest. Xanopticon comes to mind, too.

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  4. [http://selfishfew.blogspot.ca] has some "NYC Speedcore" & "HxC techno", which seem to be related.
    Found the blog when looking for rare GENOCIDE ORGAN. Guy's also got tons of Japanese/Finnish Punk. Think you'll enjoy; check it out.

    Thanks again for the blog. Cheers!

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  5. Nero's Day at Disneyland - From Rotting Fantasylands

    A hallmark of the genre.

    Also Arkhaiomelisidonophunikheratos, by Satanicpornocultshop.

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  6. This is nice.
    Besides Venetian Snares and some hardcore techno, closest I can think of is some early Alec Empire stuff (The Destroyer, Bass Terror, Squeeze the Trigger...). Not super similar, however.

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  7. safoh:

    https://placentarecordings.bandcamp.com/album/safoh-marshmallow-placenta-recordings-398-2017

    Annoying Ringtone (Party Killer!!!):

    https://annoyingringtone.bandcamp.com/music
    http://www.dancecorps.net/

    Delta 9 - ANbRx Pharmaceuticals II

    http://grindcorekaraoke.com/album/anbrx-pharmaceuticals-ii

    also the classic:

    https://www.discogs.com/Delta-9-Alpha-Decay/release/70076

    Rabbit hole further with this label:

    http://www.skrd.npx.pl/news.php

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  8. I did a one off project in a similar vein, more noise than break, or using breaks and beats instead of pedal loops as noise source:

    http://nkondi.bandcamp.com/album/speak-softly-carry-a-big-rifle

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  9. bloodclaat gangster youth, \atr/slayer - no remorse, v snares - sabbath dubs. v snares - rossz..., In the Mouth of Madness - A Metal, Crossbreed & Breakcore Mix
    is, imo, a ripping mix (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sl5FkhdSpJM) - well worth checking out and definitely psychedelic in its effect rather than its form.


    In the Mouth of Madness - A Metal, Crossbreed & Breakcore Mix

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  10. Late 90's speedbass was like this but heavier and on more drugs. DEV/NULL is good one , both "Necrobestial Sadobreaks" and "Lazer Thrash" are solid albums. Cant name any albums but Madame Chao was pretty intense. He had and crazy public access show , youtube that high please.
    Your blog is awesome. You should know that.

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  11. this rules. similar to bogdan raczynski maybe

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  12. stupidfag is right. Bloodyfist is where its at for this style of hardcore. Pretty much anything Mark N was involved with is amazing. Check out Rent Money Acquisition, Stuck in Stallis, or Stick your happy hardcore records up yer arse...Best Hardcore dj ever.

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  13. Coked up Euros you say? Have at it: https://breakcoregivesmewood.bandcamp.com/album/various-breakcore-gives-me-wood

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