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Trouser Tuesday: OLIVIA TREMOR CONTROL

May 19, 2009

OLIVIA TREMOR CONTROL
California Demise EP (Elephant Six) 1994
The Giant Day EP (Drug Racer) 1995
Music From the Unrealized Film Script, Dusk at Cubist Castle (Elephant Six/Flydaddy) 1996
The Opera House EP (Blue Rose) 1997
Those Sessions (OTC) 1997
Jumping Fences EP (Blue Rose) 1997
Hideaway EP (Flydaddy) 1999
Explanation II: Instrumental Themes and Dream Sequences (Flydaddy) 1999
Black Foliage: Animation Music Volume One (Flydaddy) 1999
Presents: Singles and Beyond (Kindercore/Emperor Norton) 2000
BLACK SWAN NETWORK
The Olivia Tremor Control Vs. the Black Swan Network EP (Flydaddy) 1997
The Late Music (Camera Obscura) 1998

For a band with only two proper albums to its credit, Olivia Tremor Control has a discography that is among the most difficult to navigate in all of ’90s indie rock. The Athens-based quintet, one-third of the original hierarchy of the Elephant 6 Recording Company (co-leader Will Cullen Hart designed the collective’s distinctive logo), was seemingly incapable of completing a single project without a multitude of digressions, alternate versions, musique concrète experiments and assorted oddities.(…)

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