As a special celebration for a decade of cool vinyl releases, our friends at Fruits de Mer records have prepared a limited edition reissue of an album by the first band ever to appear on the label: Schizo Fun Addict. The band is known for unusual release strag
by Jon Davis, Published 2017-11-16
The Sun Yard originally appeared in 2013, but you'll get another chance to pick up a special version.
From the press release:
Now SCHIZO FUN ADDICT returns with the MOAFR (Mother Of All Free Releases) - a quadrophon of free vinyl joy. THE SUN YARD rides again, adding one new track, STRANGE STORM, an analog electro moody intermission on Side 2. Four distinct ltd ed vinyl pressings will be issued to commemorate the pending 10th anniversary of FRUITS DE MER RECORDS. The album will also once again be made available as a free Soundcloud download in both master quality WAV and MP3 formats on Christmas Day 2017. You may also stream the album now from https://soundcloud.com/schizofunaddict/sets/the-sun-yard-by-schizo-fun-1
Vinyl editions will come in two colors in special packaging with glow-in-the-dark images. Can't get more Fruits-de-Mer-y than that! Watch for more details on the website linked below.
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Related artist(s): Schizo Fun Addict
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