Current cart in use:
SHOPPING CART
Cart: items - $0.00
Title Qty
your cart is empty

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Specialty

Label

Decades

Explore

In Stock

Genre

Format

Artists

Specialty

Label

Spaces Oddities: 1975-1979
  • Artist: Jean-Pierre Decerf
  • Label: Born Bad Records
  • UPC: 3521381531374
  • Item #: 1465612X
  • Genre: Pop
  • Release Date: 3/31/2015
  • This product is a special order
  • Rank: 1000000000
LP 
Price: $18.99
  • Share on Google+
  • Digg It
  • Stumble Upon

You May Also Like

Description

Spaces Oddities: 1975-1979 on LP

LP version. Jean-Pierre Decerf was born in the Paris suburb Neuilly-sur-Seine in 1948, lived in Paris until 2003, and now lives as a hermit in a remote village in the Touraine. From the early '70s to the mid '80s, this self-taught musician composed about 20 albums of production and library music with generic cover art and titles (Out of the Way, Keys of Future, Pulsations, etc.) that evoke interstellar travel. These experimental discs, made with love, humility, and rudimentary means, had no ambition other than to accompany other peoples' images. By exhuming these obscurities from the dustbin of history, Born Bad Records have decided otherwise. Archaeologists with an agenda, they seek to give Decerf the renown he deserves: that of an innovator whose rhythmic, synthetic compositions inspired the harbingers of the French touch (Air comes to mind), and were sampled by many East Coast rappers, including the Wu-Tang Clan.