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Deerhoof - La Isla Bonita album


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La Isla Bonita is out November 4 on Polyvinyl. The album was produced by former Pitchfork contributor Nick Sylvester. According to a press release, they pay tribute to David Bowie, Ric Ocasek, the Roots, Lou Reed, David Byrne, Sonic Youth, the Flaming Lips, Radiohead, and Beck on the record. We don't set out to create masterpieces. The Deerhoof fan is a thrill-seeker. This is the latest volley in an ongoing conversation we've been honored to hold for 20 years. La Isla Bonita: 01 Paradise Girls 02 Mirror Monster 03 Doom 04 Last Fad 05 Tiny Bubbles 06 Exit Only 07 Big House Waltz 08 God 2 09 Black Pitch 10 Oh Bummer. Watch Deerhoof's video for Breakup Song track "We Do Parties": Artists In This Story.

La Isla Bonita is the twelfth studio album by American rock band Deerhoof. Produced by former music journalist and Mr. Dream drummer Nick Sylvester, it was released on November 4, 2014 through Polyvinyl Record C. .The track "Exit Only" was released as the first single off the album on August 20, 2014. The band embarked on a tour in support of the album in November 2014.

Deerhoof celebrates 20 years as a band this year, a feat that astounds founding member Greg Saunier. Not because time has flown by for the uber-influential cult band, but mostly because Deerhoof was never intended to last more than two weeks when it was formed, much less two decades. With their 13th album coming out Nov. 4, Saunier recounts to Billboard the band's tenuous formation and the shadow of instability (but fertile creativity) that's hung over the group on every album and every tour since then. The new album is titled La Isla Bonita. That's a Madonna reference, right? Yeah!

Deerhoof's twelfth album, 2014's La Isla Bonita was self-recorded live in guitarist Ed Rodriguez's basement during a "weeklong sleepover arguing over whether to try and sound like Joan Jett or Janet Jackson". The recordings were meant as demos to be rerecorded with former music journalist and Mr. Dream drummer Nick Sylvester, but the band liked the raw DIY versions so much, they just kept them and recorded the vocals with Sylvester. The lyrics were heavily influenced by 24/7, a book by Columbia professor Jonathan Crary. The album art was by Sara Cwynar

On La Isla Bonita, Deerhoof’s 12th album, the band doesn’t seem to be reaching out to new listeners so much as assuring longtime fans that they still know how to thrown down and get weird. La Isla Bonita, their twelfth studio album and third on Polyvinyl, was recorded in guitarist Ed Rodriguez’s basement. Interestingly enough, the album was co-produced by music owner Nick Sylvester, marking only the second time that Deerhoof has enlisted a producer (the job is typically filled by Deerhoof drummer Greg Saunier, who is a much sought-after producer himself).

Tracklist

A1 Paradise Girls
A2 Mirror Monster
A3 Doom
A4 Last Fad
A5 Tiny Bubbles
B1 Exit Only
B2 Big House Waltz
B3 God 2
B4 Black Pitch
B5 Oh Bummer

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – XVINYLX.COM
  • Pressed By – GZ Media – 124806E

Credits

  • Artwork [Art] – Sara Cwynar
  • Bass – Greg Saunier (tracks: B5), Satomi Matsuzaki
  • Drums – Greg Saunier, Satomi Matsuzaki (tracks: B5)
  • Guitar [Left] – John Dieterich
  • Guitar [Right] – Ed Rodriguez
  • Layout – Ben Grandgenett
  • Mixed By, Mastered By – Deerhoof
  • Producer – Nick Sylvester
  • Vocals – Greg*, Satomi*

Notes

First pressing limited to 250 copies.
Printed inner sleeve with artwork, lyrics and credits.

(C)+(P) 2014

Recorded live by Deerhoof in Ed's basement with Kliph Scurlock's snare.

'Manufactured By' and 'Pressed By' credits were derived from the runout grooves.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Sticker on shrink): 8 80918 21551 8
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side A, stamped): XVINYLX.COM 124806E1 / A
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout, side B, stamped): XVINYLX.COM 124806E2 / A
  • Label Code: LC 24514

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
PRC-286 Deerhoof La Isla Bonita ‎(CD, Album) Polyvinyl Record Company PRC-286 US 2014
AVM 053, CLAP045, UTR069 Deerhoof La Isla Bonita ‎(CD, Album) Altin Village & Mine Records, Clapping Music, Upset! The Rhythm AVM 053, CLAP045, UTR069 Europe 2014
PRC-286 Deerhoof La Isla Bonita ‎(Cass, Album) Polyvinyl Record Company PRC-286 US 2014
AVM 053, CLAP045, UTRV069 Deerhoof La Isla Bonita ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, Whi) Altin Village & Mine Records, Clapping Music, Upset! The Rhythm AVM 053, CLAP045, UTRV069 UK & Europe 2014
cap-213, PECF-1111 Deerhoof La Isla Bonita ‎(CD, Album) Felicity, Felicity cap-213, PECF-1111 Japan 2014



Deerhoof - La Isla Bonita album
Experimental, Indie Rock
Performer: Deerhoof
Title: La Isla Bonita
Category: Rock
Country: US
Released: 2014
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