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Vacuum Tree Head

Vacuum Tree Head
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United States
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Vacuum Tree Head was formed by Jason Berry and Michael de la Cuesta in a garage in south San Jose, California, in 1989. Inspired equally by punk rock, free jazz, electronic music, they have recorded music using a wide variety of instruments and with a large number of collaborators.
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http://www.myspace.com/vacuumtreehead
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Releases on file (9)
Vacuum Tree Head — Rhizomique Vacuum Tree Head — Rhizomique
(Pest Colors 42R, 2019, CD)
Vacuum Tree Head — Aasraa Vacuum Tree Head — Aasraa
(Pest Colors Music #42.ASRAA, 2018, CDEP)
Vacuum Tree Head — Botofogos in Shadow Position Vacuum Tree Head — Botofogos in Shadow Position
(Pest Colors Music #42.BiSP, 2018, CDEP)
Vacuum Tree Head — Hypothetical Quandaries (n) Vacuum Tree Head — Hypothetical Quandaries (n)
(no #, 2012, DL)
Vacuum Tree Head — Thirteen! Vacuum Tree Head — Thirteen!
(Pest Colors 42.13, 2010, CD)
Vacuum Tree Head — Bakuretsu Fukio Vacuum Tree Head — Bakuretsu Fukio
((Not on label) no#, 2002, CD)
Vacuum Tree Head — Coal Vig Vacuum Tree Head — Coal Vig
(no#, 1996, CD)
Vacuum Tree Head — The Oob Eye Works Vacuum Tree Head — The Oob Eye Works
(Megaphone 013, 1994, CD)
Vacuum Tree Head — Excel (Eye Eye) Vacuum Tree Head — Excel (Eye Eye)
(Megaphone 010, 1993, CD)

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2020-02-18
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2020-01-21
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2020-01-15
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2020-01-12
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2020-01-12
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