The Shakamoto Investigation - Existential Bread - 'SPICY SOURDOUGH' BUNDLE
This is an exclusive bundle of The Shakamoto Investigation LP
LIMITED TO 30! HERE'S WHAT YOU GET:
- Splatter vinyl
- Signed Test pressing
- A bottle of hot sauce (Shout Out to Frank's Chilli Shop in Leeds)
- An easy tote
- a double side t shirt
The Shakamoto Investigation have made one of the single most exciting/shoutiest/mental/daft/tightly wound/aggy/fast/groovy/funky/scrappy/sinewy/robust/obese/obtuse punk records of the year. 12 tracks get booted out in 33 minutes, no brainers all round.
Formed in 2017 there abouts as abit of a piss take to each other; Sam, Jake and Ellis have taken all the best bits of weirdo 80s hardcore and underground independent music (and had a laugh while doing it) and repurposed it into a relevant and totally current record, no doubt facilitated by going into the same studio as Sleaford Mods to cut this LP.
There’s the scratchy-chicken grease guitar work of the Minutemen rubbing shoulders with the wild eyed abandon of Butthole Surfers. The record oozes a dance party vibe of Shopping, Big Boys and No Wave crossover acts like Bodega, The Slits and the Contortions but perhaps more importantly it stands with the contemporaries of weirdo Thrash/Devo/Pub Rock crossover noise more famously blasted out by Coneheads, Uranium Club and Chubby and the Gang.
Easy made up our minds to sign them for their first LP after viewing exactly the first 15 minutes of a gig. What is existential bread you ask? These days ‘punk’ is some sort of £8 smashed avocado on sourdough, this record is a fried egg sandwich on white Kingsmill… and we all know which one you’d prefer really.
*PLEASE NOTE* this is a pre order item for release on December 4th
Listen to 'Half Time Draw' now!