the invisible planet

 

The Invisible Planet

by The Walking Faces
June 21st, 2016

 

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Opus #2 from The Walking Faces. Psychedelic skullfunk from the quantum bardo.

 


nude lives

 

nude lives

by 5-Track
April 23rd, 2016

 

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REMIXED electric porch jams escaped forward in time from 1999
(also available as bonus trax with Live Nudes)

 


live nudes

 

live nudes

April 23rd, 2016

 

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Electric porch jams escaped forward in time from 1999

 


slearp

 

slearp

by 5-Track
January 10th, 2016

 

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Acoustic guitar breath music, the soundtrack to your nap. Music to sleep to.

 


Groover

 

THE FINAL FUNKTIER

by Groover
December 26th, 2015

 

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Coloradoan dance-funk from the high mountains.

 


The Writing Is On The Wall

 

THE WRITING IS ON THE WALL

by marc cantlin ii
November 22nd, 2015

 

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Someone's idea of electronic dance music. Or, what happens to marc in the middle of the night.

 


The Projections Of The Bardo Of Dharmatā

 

THE PROJECTIONS OF THE BARDO OF DHARMATĀ

by Evan Strauss & Tyler May
November 21st, 2015

 

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Idahoan contemplation music. A journey to the center of I-Don't-Mind. Trance-incidental mediation.

 


The Hailey Idaho Blues

 

THE HAILEY IDAHO BLUES

by Evan Strauss & Tyler May
May 21st, 2015

 

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Country-folk-bluegrass-blues in somewhat lowish fidelity. Idahoan contemplation music. Acoustic guitar, banjo, fiddle. Rustic rustic rustic rustic rustic.

 


BAD SPOONS

 

BAD SPOONS

April 1st, 2015

 

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Moist, liquiddy northwest improv for guitars & bass. Andrew Woods, Marc Cantlin II, 5-Track. This wave collapsed in the quantum qat house in the tiny but mighty republic of Balphinwood, Seattle, Earth.

 


HAPPEN by GLOWPEOPLE

 

HAPPEN

by Glowpeople
January 13th, 2015

 

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Jazzydubbypsychedelicamishmashmusic. Whitens your teeth while you dance. The cat can eat it too. Use it for everything from housework to chill-out time to bikin around with the earbuds in.

 


Electrostagmalites And Leafy Transmissions by 5-Track

 

ELECTROSTAGMALITES & LEAFY TRANSMISSIONS

by 5-Track
October 31st, 2014

 

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Home recordings, strange samples, gooey guitars, singing & songwriting, drums from the garage or none at all.

 


Aphelion by Golden Medallion

 

APHELION

by Golden Medallion
May 27th, 2014

 

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Crunchy golden-brown semi-ambient ethereal groove jams on toast.

 


CATASTROPHIC MOLT by The Walking Faces

 

CATASTROPHIC MOLT

by The Walking Faces
October 13th, 2013

 

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Freak-funk, skullfunk, post-world music... Psychedelically-tinted songs & jams from 5-Track & Patrick Lenon's power duo.

 


DUST STORMS may exist album art by 5-Track and Marc Cantlin II

 

DUST STORMS MAY EXIST

by Marc Cantlin II and The Walking Faces
April 30th, 2013

 

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Freerock, semi-improvised madness for the mind & body. The deepest collab yet between maniacal guitarists Marc Cantlin II and 5-Track. Patrick Lenon, drums. Other special guests.

 


Yggdrasil In The Skunk-Ape Moment Box Of Skunks cover art by Michael Andrew Hutman Beggs

 

A BOX OF SKUNKS

by Yggdrasil IN The Skunk-Ape Moment
April 1st, 2013

 

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Freejazz, or freeprov if you prefer. Maybe just "experimental". The complete works (as of early 2013) of this improvising trio featuring Evan Strauss on bass guitar.


GetToKnowYourNeighbors cover art

 

Floating Others #2 - Get To Know Your Neighbors

by 5-Track & Josh Charney
December 21, 2012

 

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Improvised duets, live to 4-track cassette. 5-Track (electric guitar) & Josh Charney (keys). Some studio fuckery after the fact.



SINISTRAL MINSTREL cover art

 

SOMETHING REMARKABLE

by SINISTRAL MINSTREL
December 21, 2012

 

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Rocknroll. Woody Frank (electric guitar & singing) as produced by Evan Strauss. This is probably as close as we get to "popular" music of any kind.



Magnetic Circus - Evolution Of Acrobatics

 

EVOLUTION OF ACROBATICS

by Magnetic Circus
    December 12, 2012

 

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Heavy improvs. Featuring Zackery of Zoomsquad renown.

 

 

Breath As A Human Resource Epic Striation Jack Human 5-track

 

BREATH AS A HUMAN RESOURCE

by 5-Track's EPIC STRIATION Band
September 17, 2012

 

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Freerock improvs. 5-Track (electric guitar), Josh Charney (keys), Babs (bass), Patrick Lenon (drums).



MORNING GLORY REVIVAL revivalive cover art

 

REVIVALIVE

by MORNING GLORY REVIVAL
August 21, 2012

 

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ROCK and/or ROLL!! Woody Frank & Ian McKagan kill it stone cold dead at Chaistock 2012. Acid rock Seattle style.



GLOWPEOPLE things cover art

 

THINGS

by GLOWPEOPLE
July 30, 2012

 

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Stoney grooves & instrumental jams from the UK. Vibey & homegrown.



Tennessee Sushi

 

TENNESSEE SUSHI

by John Norwood
June 28, 2012


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Singer-songwriter, country-rock, southern-rock, comedy. A cast of dozens.



The Other Snock

 

If There is Truth in an Object, It Means Nothing to Me,
and Time is a Bleeding Heart, So Lets Drink Until We Die

by Evan Strauss & The Other Snock
June 15, 2012

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Guided improvisation by Evan Strauss, live at Chaistock 2012. Featuring Andrew Woods and 5-Track, guitars.



Grow In Shit Or Go Blind

 

GROW IN SHIT OR GO BLIND

by John Leighton Beezer & Chocolate Covered Fungus
April 20th, 2012


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Freerock with teeth. Featuring grunge legend John Leighton Beezer (guitar), 5-Track (guitar), & the muthafunkin Fungus!



dome dome dome

 

DOME / RICH MAN'S REVENGE

by 5-Track & Glass Goblins ... March 30th, 2012


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Someone's idea of a rocknroll single.



Snoose Junction KEXP

 

THE LAST DAYS OF BALLARD SAGA CYCLE
live on Sonarchy Radio KEXP Seattle

by Snoose Junction ... February 2nd, 2012


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Freerock. Live on KEXP Seattle. Featuring grunge legend John Leighton Beezer (guitar), 5-Track (guitar), Evan Strauss (bass), John Foss (singing).



Albino Rhino debut

 

ALBINO RHINO

by Albino Rhino ... January 2nd, 2012


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Heavy. Duty. Rocknroll. Featuring Marc Cantlin II and his Family Band.



Texas Tea

 

TEXAS TEA

by Andrew Woods and 5-Track ... December 21, 2011


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Split single featuring Andrew Woods and 5-Track covering each others' tunes. Psychey vibey rocknroll grooves.



Evan Strauss

 

WHILE MY BASS GUITAR PROJECTILE VOMITS

by Evan Strauss ... December 12, 2011


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Solo improvs from "the Jimi Hendrix of freebass," Evan Strauss.



Michael Beggs

 

AFTER THE EFFECT

by Michael Beggs ... November 29, 2011


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Solo trumpet improvisations.



5-Track

 

FLOATING OTHERS (duets)

by 5-Track ... November 21, 2011


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Freeform improvisations based on objects and behaviors. 5-Track (guitar) and guests.



Volita Pearl

 

ROCK N ROLL DREAM

by Volita Pearl ... August 23, 2011


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Singer-songwriter rocknroll. A stripped down acoustic set from the charismatic leader of New Zealand's maniacal Neo-Kalashnikovs.



Horse Thieves

 

SHINES LIKE GOLD

by Horse Thieves ... August 9, 2011


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Country-rock? Singer-songwriter music? As American as it gets, in the best way. Alex Maslansky (singing, rhythm guitar), 5-Track (slide guitar), Zander Schloss (bouzouki). Live at McCabe's in Santa Monica, CA.



3 Moments Til Dawn

 

3 MOMENTS TIL DAWN

by 5-Track and Marc Cantlin 2 ... June 21, 2011


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A rocknroll split single in which Marc Cantlin II and 5-Track cover each other's tunes.



BEAR COUNTRY the concert

 

BEAR COUNTRY: The Concert

by Evan Strauss ... June 21, 2011


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Amazing post-world compositions by Evan Strauss, performed live at Hampshire College with a band featuring, among others, both Michael Beggs and Morgan Greenstreet from Yggdrasil IN The Skunk-Ape Moment.



Andrew Woods Neon Grey

 

NEON GREY

by Andrew Woods ... April 1, 2011


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Solo acoustic mayhem from Andrew Woods.



Snoose Junction Echo Parks Department

 

THE ECHO PARKS DEPARTMENT

by Snoose Junction ... February 2, 2011


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Ambient improvs from expatriated Chai alumni.



Morning Glory Revival Raindrops

 

RAINDROPS

by Morning Glory Revival ... February 2, 2011


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ROCK and/or ROLL, mystical Seattle style. Courtesy of Woody Frank & Ian McKagan.

 

ZOOMSQUAD cd cover recursions in quasi-reality

 

RECURSIONS IN QUASI-REALITY

by Zoomsquad ... December 21, 2010


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Freerock from a Seattle basement.

 

 

tommy santee klaws amanda jo williams light on late bloomer cover art

 

 LIGHT ON / LATE BLOOMER

 by Tommy Santee Klaws & Amanda Jo Williams
 ... November 20, 2010


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Weird-fi singer-songwriter split single. In which Amanda Jo Williams and Tommy Santee Klaws cover each other's tunes. 5-Track on electric guitar.

 

 

COMETS cover art by Z-Licious


COMETS

by 5-Track ... September 22, 2010


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Psychedelic dub-rock from 5-Track.



LOST SOUL ISLAND cover art


LOST SOUL ISLAND

by 5-Track & Glass Goblins ... June 21, 2010


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Rocknroll music. The debut full-length from GLASS GOBLINS. 5-Track on guitar and singing.



cover for SPLEEK SPEAKS by Marc Cantlin II


SPLEEK-O-MATIC SPEAKS!!!

by Marc Cantlin 2 ... re-issue April 20, 2010


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Free-wonk. Marc Cantlin II played nearly every instrument on this one. Indescribable. But essential.



BACKATCHA, POD PEOPLE!! cd cover by 5-Track


BACKATCHA, POD PEOPLE!!

by 5-Track ... June 21, 2009


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Lo-fi singer-songwriter rocknroll. A sepia-toned Los Angeles travelogue from shellshocked 5-Track (guitar & singing).

 

 

WAX EVOLUTION Acousticophilia cover art


ACOUSTICOPHILIA

by The Wax Evolution ... June 21, 2008


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Singer-songwriter. An acoustic EP from Woody Frank.

 

 

SEAMOO: A Moose, Remixed ... cover art


SEAMOO: A Moose, Remixed

by 5-Track & Evan-S ... March 21, 2008


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Remix. 5-Track's re-visioning of Evan Strauss' "Modern Human Show" album.

 

 

ABALONE SANDWICH cetacean nation CD cover


THE NATURALIZATION OF THE CETACEAN NATION

by 5-Track & Abalone Sandwich ... September 22, 2007


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Ambient improvised seascapes. 5-Track (guitar), Andrew Woods (guitar), guests.

 

 

cover art by Mike Berman: GUSTY WINDS may exist

 

GUSTY WINDS may exist

by Underground Weather & Marc Cantlin ... June 21, 2004

 

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Freefunk and caveman psych. Marc Cantlin II (guitar) and 5-Track (guitar) join forces in Seattle.