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Mechanics in the Age of Artistic Reproduction by The Hathaway Family Plot
Released:January 20th, 2017
The Hathaway Family Plot's seventh album is a collection of songs written in the first 2/3s of 2016. They seem to have recurring themes of truth, reality, authenticity, belonging, etc.
Several samples used in this album were pulled from freesound.org users, including koostix (Dymaxion), dnewtonjr (She sounded like birds), frozenmonotone (Big Machine), bigjoedrummer (Starving Artist Sale!), erdie_deutz (Starting up, letting go), inchadney (Starting up, letting go), qlevihirs (Not gonna leave), and phoenixdk (Prelude to a rational discussion & The Locks).
Otherwise, all pianos, keyboards, vocals, drums, electronics, kazoos, piano horns, psalteries, toy pianos, tin whistles, toy accordions, snake charmers, etc. performed by Kevin. Mostly recorded in amateur fashion at home or on location in a practice room. All songs written by The Hathaway Family Plot except "Delinquent Words," (Jandek), recorded under written permission from Corwood Industries.
Mechanics in the Age of Artistic Reproduction
01. Dymaxion (03:21)
02. She sounded like birds (04:11)
03. Big Machine (03:29)
04. Elegy for Thomas Kincaid The Younger (03:05)
05. Forgery of a Forgery (03:04)
06. William Bullock kicks at his machine (02:47)
07. Starving Artist Sale (05:07)
08. Starting up letting go (02:47)
09. Not gonna leave (02:38)
10. Elegy fr thm knkd (Factory Irregular Edition) (02:26)
11. Delinquent Words (03:23)
12. The Artist Feeds (03:33)
13. Prelude to a rational discussion (00:53)
14. The Locks (02:52)
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