Tuesday, February 17, 2009

Music Review: Boredoms - Super Roots 10 (***)

"For a band that hasn’t recorded a full-length studio album in nearly a decade, the enigmatic Japanoise collective Boredoms have been awfully prolific these last few years. After their towering, clouds-parting masterpiece Vision Creation Newsun in late 1999/early 2000 (and head-Boredom Yamatsuka Eye’s remix of the record, Vision Recreation Vol. 0 in 2001), the band went silent for a time, only popping up in rare live appearances under the alias V∞redoms. Super Roots, the band’s ongoing EP series, stalled out in 1999 as well, leaving little if nothing in the way of new material, which only heightened the band’s legend." [Continue Reading]

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