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Slow Grind Fever

by Thee Manatees

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  • Record/Vinyl + Digital Album

    Thee Manatees present their glorious debut on sweet sweet virgin vinyl, lovingly housed in in a hand stamped sleeve, complete with a photo of the last party on earth.

    A: Slow Grind Fever
    Pseudo sultry mutant twist, part burlesque shaker and part rallying call for the sexually oppressed. If you’ve got an itch then there’s no better tune to scratch it to.

    AA: Old Fashioned Morphine [exclusively available on 7" vinyl!!!]
    This cover of Jolie Holland’s ode to opiates provides a a gospel tinged climax with some timely advice: “Sister don’t get worried, because the world is almost done.”

    This release is strictly limited to 250 copies only!

    Includes unlimited streaming of Slow Grind Fever via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.
    ships out within 3 days
    edition of 250 

      £5 GBP or more 

     

  • Streaming + Download

    Includes unlimited streaming via the free Bandcamp app, plus high-quality download in MP3, FLAC and more.

      £1 GBP  or more

     

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Thee Manatees release debut AA-side single on ltd edition 7” vinyl

2015 saw the release of their EP, but for their new single the group wanted to find a certain 'something' to complete their recorded sound. A chance encounter led them to a reclusive Mid-Walian producer with a cache of vintage microphones. The sound of one particular 1920s RCA Ribbon mic seemed to hold that something special.

When the producer explained it was the very same microphone that Aleister Crowley had used to record his rare spoken word pieces, Thee Manatees knew they had found their sound. Given this, it seemed natural to release their double A side single on ‘Satanic Black’ vinyl.

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released June 23, 2017

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Thee Manatees Wales, UK

Thee Manatees bring a dynamic air of garage and scuzzy impudence, their cleverly crafted tunes leave you feeling unsettled … and slightly lubricous. The vocals and pared back musicianship bring smoky intrigue reminiscent of Hollywood’s darker edged cinema. Think Noir, Lynch, Tarantino. ... more

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