Guest Post: Big Troubles

Ian Drennan and Alex Craig of Big Troubles say:
We first heard "Mercury Girl" in early high school, and immediately latched on to Cleaners From Venus and their sentimental, melodramatic '80s pop balladeering, which is a big positive in our book. It wasn't until many years later that we realized they had produced a vast, brilliant, and largely home-recorded discography of cassette releases. On "Helpless", you can hear how their tape-centric aesthetic predates much of today's lo-fi warped pop scene.

MP3: Cleaners From Venus: "Mercury Girl"

MP3: Cleaners From Venus: "Helpless"

Tags: big troubles, cleaners from venus, audio, guest posts, guest artists

Posted by alteredzones on 10/15/2010 at noon.

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