Various Artists / Ace Of Spades 2004-2005 Series
Album: Ace Of Spades 2004-2005 Series   Collection:General
Artist:Various Artists   Added:Oct 2005
Label:E14 Records  

A-File Activity
Add Date: 2005-11-20 Pull Date: 2006-01-22
Week Ending: Jan 22 Dec 25 Dec 11 Dec 4 Nov 27
Airplays: 1 2 2 1 2

Recent Airplay
1. Mar 03, 2006: The Ground State
Alabama Chicken
4. Dec 21, 2005: The Ground State
Waiting For You, Black Rabbit, Tatted Lace
2. Jan 20, 2006: The Ground State
Black Rabbit, At Terror
5. Dec 07, 2005: Eels in the Loo
Georgie The Rabbit
3. Dec 23, 2005: The Ground State
Alabama Chicken, Tatted Lace, Waiting For You
6. Dec 04, 2005: Multiple Personality Disorder
Waiting For You

Album Review
Your Imaginary Friend
Reviewed 2005-11-14
Locally recorded acoustic versions/settings of local SF Bay Area heroes. All recorded live at Oaklands Mama Buzz Café, kind of a who’s who of local artists with acoustic, folk, rootsy leanings who are comfortable playing with minimal of amplification. Nice stuff, especially for fans of 4AD dreaminess, Kozelek, Bonnie Prince Billy, Devendra Banhardt, Geraldine Fibbers. Highlights: Rogue Wave, Paula Frazer, Laura Weinbach.

1) café folk, acoustic guitar and voc harmonies, recorded live
2) upbeat fast paced mountain bluegrassy, guitar+vocs
3) acoustic version with drums, melodic and poppy, forelorn
4) cool picked open tuning blues, fahey’esque
5) quite lovely undercurrent, dreamy with circular brushed snare, very nice noise embellishments
6) female acoustic sing-songwriter, for fans of Newsome, etc
7) slow sad guitar plod, banjo gives it a traditional folksy flare
8) simple pop acoustic strumming and male melodic vocs
9) pump organ thing, female voc delivery brings to mind Carla from Geraldine Fibbers
10) male simple soaring song
11) introduction to song, spoken about chicken licken, simple basic mountain folk, nice vocal quality
12) one of Paula’s nicest post Tarnation songs, listen to someone incapable of hitting a sour note, who is the reincarnation of Patsey Cline, Kitty Wells, name it
13) simple acoustic pop
14) western twangy hillbilly guitar picking and vocal stylings
15) solo acoustic guitar and pretty multi octave female vocs that have a pleasant near-samba da orfeo quality
16) noise electronics in background, slow to build
17) pump organ/accordian thing, drinking song (yay!)

Track Listing
 ArtistTrack Name
1. Moore Brotehrs, The At Terror
2. Panamarenko, Paul Hey Love
3. Rogue Wave Be Kind And Rewind
4. De Rocher, Etienne Four Eyes
5. Audio Send Out Rolling Heads
6. Menig, Alela Tatted Lace
7. Black Bear Furthest From The Sun
8. Glaze, Brian Black Rabbit
9. Black Bird Stiches Georgie The Rabbit
10. Mandrake Nothing's For Always
11. Hayes, Sean Alabama Chicken
12. Frazer, Paula Waiting For You
13. Davenport, Bart Little Sheep
14. Dave Gleason's Wasted Days Pullin' Up The Tracks
15. Weinbach, Laura Lolita
16. Lonelyhearts, The Loneliest Boy In The State Of Nevada
17. Webley, Jason Drinking Song