Negativland - Happy Heroes FLAC album
Track 4 of Negtivland's 1997 album 'Dispepsi', a sound collage based work revolving around Cocoa Cola, Pepsi and their marketing influences across america.
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Negativland is an American experimental music band which originated in the San Francisco Bay Area in the late 1970s. They took their name from a Neu! track, while their record label (Seeland Records) is named after another Neu! track. The core of the band consists of Mark Hosler, David Wills (aka "The Weatherman"), Peter Conheim and Jon Leidecker (aka "Wobbly").
Built around the song "Happy Heroes," which appeared on Dispepsi, this EP doesn't support the previous album, but instead functions as a separate entity. While Dispepsi took on the cola wars, Happy Heroes is instead built around Mertz, "the pill that helps you make up your mind. It's a strange follow-up, and wildly uneven. The recurring Mertz spokesperson, fictitious rock star Eddy Idle, is annoying at best.
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The remix of "Happy Hero," from the Dispepsi album, makes it the group's most blatant pop song (such as it is-pop vocals and melody on top of a screaming, barking media pastiche). and His Personal Trainer Kill Ron and Nicole," which samples from . Simpson's exercise tape, along with a bunch of advertisements for Mertz ("Mertz makes up your mind!")
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Happy Heroes is an EP by sound collage and experimental musical group Negativland. Jolly Green Giant" - 7:23. Chicken Diction" - 3:49. The Black Hole Tube" - 3:48. And His Personal Trainer Kill Ron and Nicole" - 3:12. Happy Hero: The Remedia Megamix" - 5:02. Mark Hosler - tapes, electronics, rhythms, Booper, clarinet, organ, viola, loops, guitar, etc.
The album is based on the live album, It's All In Your Head FM. Like the live album, it deals with humans and certain types of religions humans believe in. Track listing. Sign On. In the Beginning. Relatively Optimistic Notions. The Way we Know Things. Richard "Pastor Dick" Lyons. David "The Weatherman" Wills.
|2||Jolly Green Giant||7:25|
|5||The Black Hole Tube||3:49|
|6||O.J. And His Personal Trainer Kill Ron And Nicole||3:13|
|7||Happy Hero: The Remedia Megamix||5:03|
- Artwork – Dan Lynch , Tracy Johnson
- Design – Shawn Wolfe
- Mastered By – Lars Fox
- Organ – Philip Friehofner
NotesComes with a two-sided foldout "One World Advertising Bloody Green Giant" poster.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Barcode: 7 53762-0018-2 1
- Mould SID Code: IFPI 2D2W
- Matrix / Runout: IFPI L791 163126-2W1-8083-A ✶SEELAND 018CD✶
- Mastering SID Code: IFPI L791