NM027 - My Disco - Environment "Remixes"

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Swaggering, crushing industrial remixes of MY DISCO’s debut album for Downwards by label gang and pals, including a killer 16 minute slow motion crawler from Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement plus pearls from Giant Swan, Cub (Simon Shreeve), Slow White Fall and Kerridge.

Downwards’ rum gang of industrial misfits mutate MY DISCO’s ‘Environment’ album in slow, brutal and hypnotic styles ranging from Simon Shreeve's smudged gamelan rework as Cub, to a 16 minute stunner by Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement (Prurient & Low Jack)

‘Environment Remixes’ serves to tie up a 10 year loop since Karl O’Connor (Regis) first became rapt with MY DISCO’s 2010 single ‘Young/You’, which lead to him remixing the Aussie band’s song ‘Our Decade’ in 2016, and eventually issue the reverberating clang of their ‘Environment’ LP on his Downwards label in 2019. For the remix suite, they’ve picked a gang of manacled producers to reanimate the album’s cranky mania and classic industrial spirit with suitably bruising results.

The swingeing, stygian flow of Simon Shreeve's Cub remix of ‘Equatorial Rainforest’ returns a big highlight, possibly the project’s very slowest and loaded square between the eyes of early ‘90s Coil and 23 Skidoo, while Rainforest Spiritual Enslavement’s...  more
Released September 17, 2020

Downwards Records 2020
NM027, Nice Music