Loading... Please wait...

Current Top Sellers

Discogs

Please check out our used vinyl selecton on discogs!

View Now

Feedback

How was your experience on the new Ear Candy Music?

Let us know!

Slow To Speak - Edits : 1999-2014 Sampler - 12" Vinyl

$11.89
SKU:
c0013923
Current Stock:
1
Quantity:

Other Details

Batch:
2/22/2018
Album:
Edits : 1999-2014 Sampler
Artist:
Slow To Speak
Format:
12" Vinyl

Product Description

In conjunction with the release of their expansive "Edits: 1999 - 2014" 2xCD collection, Slow to Speak duo Paul Nickerson and Francis Englehardt offer two of their finest new reworks not included on the CDs with an exclusive release on the medium they've spent their lives fighting for – the 12" single. And it's a good thing they did, because these two mesmerizing, shadowy journeys demand the highest quality listening format available. First up is "Into the Silent Waves," a breathtakingly beautiful, slowly ascending shoegaze/techno dirge. Taking the ghostly, feedback-drenched title song from the collaborative album by metal bands Nadja and Pyramids, Nickerson and Englehardt contribute a blend of perfectly sculpted percussion and delayed synth notes to the mix that marvelously compliment the track's spacious textures and give its nebulous shape gravity and force. A haunting masterpiece to get lost in.

On the flip, Nickerson and Englehardt apply their track-enhancing wizardry to "Sell My Soul," an early 80s deep cut by disco god Sylvester. Here, they take what was originally a fairly straightforward jam and restructure it into something far more ominous – a suspenseful, cinematic cruise through desolate nighttime city streets, scored with big, creeping drums, nifty 70s rock guitar, twinkling piano melodies, wavering strings and a burst of emotive city sax. It builds and builds and builds, and then unexpectedly crests with a shockingly brief vocal outpouring of self-sacrificing devotion that, in just a few short bars, headily merges faith, desire and spiritual crisis. By extending the original's instrumental parts, tossing out most of the vocals and repositioning the intro as the climax, Nickerson and Englehardt shed light on the brilliance of Sylvester's arrangement and cut right to the tune’s dark pounding heart. Aided by these wise treatments, the musical genius of Sylvester now burns even brighter.
A–Pyramids W/ Nadja (5)Into The Silent Waves (Slow To Speak Edit)10:02
B–SylvesterSell My $oul (Slow To Speak Extended Dub)7:06

Product Reviews

Write Review

This product hasn't received any reviews yet. Be the first to review this product!

Custom Tab

To edit this page simply login to the control panel, click the Website Content tab and choose the View Web Pages option. Click Edit next to the Shipping & Returns page and you can change this text. A sample returns policy is shown below which you can edit as needed.

Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the "Complete Orders" link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.

Shipping

We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

Please also note that the shipping rates for many items we sell are weight-based. The weight of any such item can be found on its detail page. To reflect the policies of the shipping companies we use, all weights will be rounded up to the next full pound.

Find Similar Products by Category

Back to Top