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Looks like this tape had a tough start to life. For a time it contained the soundtracks to both Pretty Woman and Dirty Dancing. A while later, when four talented musicians sat round a microphone with a delay unit and too much free-time, it was probably with great pride that the nonsense noise produced should be used to clear the tape of it’s shallow past. When someone then mumbles into a vocoder, out journey begins……


Say, I remember you,
You used to be true.


from Volume 1: Music for Tim to do *​*​*​*​* by, released October 22, 2011


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