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WTF?! Wednesdays: Jandek, “Bring It In A Manger” (1990)

WTF?! Wednesdays: Jandek, “Bring It In A Manger” (1990)

It is Christmas day and what better way to celebrate than to give a listen to the only Christmas song ever recorded with the word “genitals” in it.

WTF?! Wednesdays: Jandek, “One Last Chance” (2001)

WTF?! Wednesdays: Jandek, “One Last Chance” (2001)

Longtime readers of SER, if such an animal even exists, know that some of us like to indulge in noisy, nonsensical and just plain weird-assed music. Once in a while, we’ll encounter something from the margins that’s so beyond the pale it makes even hardened avantists like us do a double take and wonder, “what in the hell was that???”

Half Notes: Jandek – Glasgow Monday DVD (2007)

by Mark Saleski Blame this one on Irwin Chusid and his book Songs in the Key of Z. His chapter on Jandek drove me to seek out Jandek’s CDs — much to the displeasure of TheWife™. I’ve been hooked ever since. Don’t let the fact that the man can’t either sing or play very well worry you. I’m not goingRead More

Jandek – Chair Beside A Window (1982)

By Mark Saleski This story travels a bizarre triangle from Portland, Maine to San Diego, California to Houston, Texas. To be honest, there’s nothing particularly exciting about either the story or the music, but it illustrates just how big the world of art is…and that there are plenty of ways to discover something new. So it was maybe ten yearsRead More

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