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Weathers, Andrew Ensemble

Fuck Everybody, You Can Do Anything [VINYL]

Weathers, Andrew Ensemble: Fuck Everybody, You Can Do Anything [VINYL] (Full Spectrum)

Experimental improvising in the 3rd studio release from Andrew Weathers and his Ensemble paying homage to America's myriad cultural traditions in sound tapestry and song, completing a trilogy that began in 2011 with "We're Not Cautious".
 

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Personnel:



Andrew Weathers-guitar, synthesizer, piano, voice

Lindsay Smith-bass clarinet

CJ Boyd-bass, harmonica

Shanna Sordahl-cello

Eric Perreault-cello, harmonica, concertina

Erik Schoster-computer

Blaine Todd-electric guitar, voice

Austin Glover-fiddle, alto saxophone

Lindsay Keast-flute

Brendan Landis-guitar

Aaron Oppenheim-Mel'ordion

Seth Chrisman-pinecone

Josh Marshall-tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone

Scott Siler-vibraphone

Arjun Mendiratta-violin

Gretchen Korsmo-voice


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Label: Full Spectrum
Catalog ID: FS035
Squidco Product Code: 21263

Format: LP
Condition: New
Released: 2015
Country: USA
Packaging: LP
Recorded at various locations in California, New York and North Carolina.

Descriptions, Reviews, &c.

"Fuck Everybody, You Can Do Anything marks the third studio release from Andrew Weathers and his Ensemble, completing a trilogy that began with their 2011 opus We're Not Cautious. The album feels at once like an extension of the previous recordings, as much as it does a jumping off point for whatever comes next.

Through years of tireless touring and promoting fresh sonic shapes via the Full Spectrum imprint, Weathers has mapped the disparate dots connecting a new generation of American experimentalists and improvisers. And from time to time, he likes to bring the road to him, set up a few microphones in a room and simply listen to the physical resonance emanating from the connections he's amassed during his travels.

Initially recorded over the course of a week last year in Emeryville, California and Weathers' adopted home of Oakland, the album began as a series of studio improvisations performed with a coterie of improvisers from around the country. Weathers would ultimately deconstruct those raw session recordings, adding layers of guitar, synths, and vocals to create finished compositions.

An exercise in transcendence through reflection, Fuck Everybody presents a musical tapestry as rich and varied as this country that Weathers has found himself falling in love with time and time again, paying homage to all its myriad cultural traditions and never wavering in its resolve.

Pulling from Weathers' love of mid-aughts emo, mainstream rap and r&b, as well as his deep knowledge of both America's folk and experimental musical traditions, Fuck Everybody is obsessed with looking outside of itself to synthesize a deeper meaning. Like holding up adolescent pathos as transcendent poetry, or casting suburban ennui as gleeful ecstasy, Fuck Everybody is a distillation of the American cultural landscape as Weathers has navigated it for this past decade."-Full Spectrum


Artist Biographies

"Andrew Weathers (b.1988) is a composer and improviser originally from Chapel Hill, NC and currently based in Littlefield, TX. His work engages with notions of place, tradition, repetition, and spirit, splitting the difference between folk music and Land Art. Weathers studied composition at UNC-Greensboro and electronic music at Mills College in Oakland, CA.

A consistent presence in the underground music scene over the past decade, Weathers' work covers a wide spectrum from solo acoustic guitar to electronic noise. He also performs and records regularly with Tender Crust, Wind Tide, Satin Spar, Tamarisk, Llano Estacado Monad Band, Tethers and Real Life Rock & Roll Band. Weathers also produces recordings for the Full Spectrum, Other Minds, and Rural Situationism record labels, curates the Longitudes music series at CO-OPt Research + Projects in Lubbock, TX and works as a freelance mixing and mastering engineer."

-Andrew Weathers Website (https://www.andrewweathers.com/)
5/23/2024

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Aaron Oppenheim, is an American-Canadian Canadian-American currently based in Oakland, who improvises sounds from his laptop. His music straddles the line between noise, drone, and glitch, always emphasizing liveness and in-the-momentishness. He is a member of several bay-area ensembles including Talk More, Architect/Enchantress and GIF Problem."

-Aaron Oppenheim Website (https://www.aaronoppenheim.com/bio)
5/23/2024

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Gretchen Korsmo is a producer, sound artist, improviser, and art director for Full Spectrum. She is a member of the group Wind Tide with Andrew Weathers.

-Gretchen Korsmo Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/gkors/)
5/23/2024

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Track Listing:



SIDE A



1. Live By Golden Rule: Go Orange Be Strong 8:36

2. They Said That One Day We'd Be Free 5:14

3. Keep Fighting 2k15 2:48

4. You Are Powerful and We Are Taking Over 4:40

SIDE B



1. We Will Never See A Cloud Again 9:11

2. Shout, O Glory! Sing Glory Hallelujah! 5:17

3. There's Trouble Until the Robins Come 5:10

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