Bob Bell - Necropolis

Bob Bell

Necropolis

Release date: April 26, 2019
Forthcoming on Telephone Explosion. Bob Bell _Necropolis_. Canadian private press mega-rarity/ obscurity from the artistically schizophrenic Bob Bell. Recorded in 1978, Bell splits the difference between his love of basement psych splatter/pummel and squalling free jazz ramble, the former occupying side A with a stunning four part suite of wasted guitar scuzz and churning Krautrock-like drama with an akin to German Oak, Roland Kirk, Albert Ayler, DNA, Melt Banana (minus the vocals) and Guru Guru. The latter represents Bell as a saxophonist on side B, and the music itself translates into a 15-minute free-jazz exploration.

Tracklist:
  • 1. Necropolis (Four Pieces) Pt. 1
  • 2. Necropolis (Four Pieces) Pt. 2
  • 3. Necropolis (Four Pieces) Pt. 3
  • 4. Necropolis (Four Pieces) Pt. 4
  • 5. Track 5
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26 April 2019 / More records

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