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Formed in Australia the late 1980s by Chris Abrahams, Tony Buck and Lloyd Swanton, the Necks play post-jazz, post-rock, post-everything, slowly morphing improvised music, here in a limited numbered box set presenting 8 of their CDs from the UK Recommended Records label.

Necks, The
The Necks Box [8 CD BOX SET]

Necks, The: The Necks Box [8 CD BOX SET] (Recommended Records)

Label: Recommended Records    
Released in: Great Britain    

"Formed in Australia the late 1980s by Chris Abrahams, Tony Buck and Lloyd Swanton, the NECKS have been hailed as "one of the greatest bands in the world" by the New York Times. The Guardian said: "Entirely new and entirely now...They produce a post-jazz, post-rock, post-everything sonic experience that has few parallels or rivals." And Critic Richard Williams wrote in his book Blue Moment: "I think the new music I would find it hardest to do without, fifty years after Kind of Blue, is that produced by The Necks".-ReR Megacorp

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Price: $79.95
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Shipping Weight: 19.00 units

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Product Information:

UPC: 752725034722

Label: Recommended Records
Squidco Product Code: 20508

Format: 8 CDs
Condition: New
Released: 2015
Country: Great Britain
Packaging: Box Set w/ 8 digipacks
Recorded between 1998 and 2011.


Chris Abrahams-piano

Tony Buck-drums

Lloyd Swanton-bass

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Track Listing:

CD 1

1 Silverwater 67:15

CD 2

1 Townsville 53:41

CD 3

1 Fatal 21:09

2 Buoyant 19:48

3 Abillera 19:51

CD 4

1 Drive By 60:17

CD 5

1 The Boys I 4:27

2 He Led Them Into The World 10:20

3 Headlights 10:10

4 The Boys II 3:15

5 The Sleep Of Champions 6:32

6 Fife And Drum 10:19

7 The Boys III 3:42

CD 6

1 Aether 63:50

CD 7

1 Hanging Gardens 60:30

CD 8

1 Rum Jungle 21:48

2 Daylights 21:36