Various Artists / Azadi!
Album: Azadi!   Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists   Added:Jul 2003
Label:Fire Museum Records  

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Add Date: 2003-07-21 Pull Date: 2003-09-22
Week Ending: Sep 21 Sep 14 Aug 31 Aug 24 Aug 17 Aug 10 Aug 3 Jul 27
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Album Review
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Reviewed 2003-07-21
Benefit CD for Revolutionary Association of the Women of Afghanistan. Huge variety of mostly local bands, ranging from Deerhoof to Zeek Shek to Faun Fables. Produced locally by a guy who story has it first learned about RAWA by hearing KZSU’s broadcasted PSA.

1) low fi fem middleeastern spoken word over acoustic music, this is Meena, the founder
2) womens chorus, drums, slow
3) indie pop, male/fem trade vocs
4) chill instrumental, mostly echoey guit and synth
5) swingy jazzy bass and cello
6) dark theme, fem voc group, this is dark rock reminiscent of Danielle Dax
7) strange experimental looping mix of mechanical and pseudo bird sounds
8,9) chill piano+bowed cello/bass
10) dancy housy beat, fem vocs turn male
11) middle eastern acoustic folk feel
12) electro experimental droney chill
13) FCCs, rap spoken word hip hop
14) laptop noise
15) feminist fol
16) upbeat noise rock
17) Godspeed- looping samples, noisy w/ Shrub cut-ups

1)slow fade-in fem chanting
2) Faun Fables-simple eerie folk
3) angular indie rock-fem vocs, abstract no wave
4) anti-war folk w/ banjo and vocal harmonies
5) upbeat dissonant lowfi indi rock
6) dark folk, yodely fem vocs
7) menacing dark abstract industrial noise
8) blippy buzzy electronoise, gets harsh
9) womens eastern chorus feel
10) harsh weird noise w/ voice samples, nice
11) femal a cappella
12) noisey voc, sax drum improv
13) The Loins- cool electro beat, silly melody, neary jungle/breakbeat gets upbeat funky
14) deerhoof- quintessential
15) abstract improv noise, live feel, false ending at 1:20
16) cool chill funky trippy instrumental jam w/ deep bass
17) upbeat poppy, sung auf deutsch
18) brief thai flare
19) middle eastern folk music w/ fem vocs

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1. Meena I'll Never Return
2. D'yara Medly
3. 20 Minute Loop Pilot Light
4. Bipolar Bears You May Come You May Go
5. Different Strokes Rhythm'a'ning
6. Charming Hostess Sicily
7. Bran(...)Pos Packrathium (Final Leg)
8. Danielle Degruttola The Was
9. Danielle Degruttola Repeating Thoughts
10. Duo Electro Change
11. David Slusser Taqsim (For Rawa)
12. Thums, the Andyetmoreagain
13. Deep Dickollective Burnout
14. Blevin Blectum Lack of Dreams
15. Erica Ballinger The Future Is Ours
16. Zmrzlina Confection
17. Godspeed You Black Emporer George Bush Cut Up While Tal
18. Saadet Turkoz Silence on the Kazakh Steppe
19. Faun Fables A Village Courtyard
20. Spezza Rotto Spaghetti Occidentale Al Den
21. Folk this One More Parade
22. New Savage, the The Intima
23. Love and Subversion You Will Never Die
24. Miya Masaoka Belly of the Beast
25. Planetsize Jactation Fix-It
26. Jou Jou Rotaro
27. Zeek Sheck Freedom
28. Samsara I Painted Peace
29. Abstractions, the Urban Gothic Hoedown
30. Loins, the Home of the 5 Dollar Tan
31. Deerhoof Bring Down the Nutritious Pi
32. Thuja Ancient Horse Teeth
33. My Country of Illusion Gobi Dust Storm
34. Mono Pause Why Am I in Life?
35. Neung Phak Loog Thong 8
36. Merman Parvin Aeen-E Yaree Barja