RIYL: Emancipator, Nine Inch Nails, Tycho
Label: GHOSTLY INTERNATIONAL
The late 1990s was a fertile time in the American electronic underground. A growing body of artists, spread around the nation, were engaging in the latest round of a decades-long transatlantic musical conversation. At the convergence of hip-hop, electronic, and soul music, these artists sought to carve out their own lane. In September 2001, New Orleans‚Äô Telefon Tel Aviv, high school friends Joshua Eustis and the late Charles Cooper, joined the conversation with their debut album, Fahrenheit Fair Enough, released by Hefty Records. A labour of love, Fahrenheit was an attempt by the pair ‚Äúto contribute something meaningful‚ÄĚ Eustis says today, ‚Äúsomething definitely American, and kinda southern too.‚ÄĚ On the fifteenth anniversary of its release, Ghostly International is reissuing Fahrenheit Fair Enough with a vinyl edition and bonus digital material.
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