RIYL: Thee Oh Sees, The Murlocs, Flightless Records

Label: Flightless Records / ATO

UPDATED (11/11): 2nd Flightless Records press of /2000 is up!

Man, just when you thought you could take a breather from Nonagon Infinity‘s everlasting psych groove loop…WHAM!  New album.  Prepare yourself for Flying Microtonal Banana, 9 tracks featuring nothing but microtonal instruments.

Each member of the band was given a budget of $200 to buy instruments and turn them microtonal, so expect modified electric guitars and basses, keyboards, harmonicas and a turkish horn called a Zurna.  First single Rattlesnake gives you a taste of what’s to come with a punchy krautrock beat down, wah-wah pedals, Stu Mackenzie’s classic multi-octave double tracking vocals and a f-ing spirit flute solo.  Get juiced, my minstrels.  Come February, we’re gonna have album #9.

Keep in mind that this particular vinyl variant is from ATO Records.  It’ll come with a gold-accented jacket and a zine.  Shit yeah.  I know a lot of you cowboys like getting your wax from the source, so hang in there for Flightless Records to drop their eye candy variants really soon.

Order ATO Records variant HERE (/???)

Order Flightless Records variant HERE (/1000) (First Press) SOLD OUT

Order Flightless Records variant HERE (/2000) (Second Press)

The Details

Flightless:
This is the Reptilian Poison Wax edition limited to 1000 worldwide and only sold through the Flightless web store. The record comes in a deluxe reflective gold sleeve, printed on thick 350 GSM reverse board. It contains a download card and milky white poison wax with blue and gold splatter.

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ATO:
HIGHLIGHTER YELLOW BANANA
1st pressing w/limited edition gold-accent jacket
All physical pre-orders receive a limited edition zine documenting the making of Flying Microtonal Banana!

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Price $30

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