Label: K - KLP 109 • Format: CD Compilation • Country: US • Genre: Rock • Style: Lo-Fi, Indie Rock
Music to Climb the Apple Tree By was originally released as one of the seven CDs in the Beat Happening Sea Hunt - Beat Happening - Music To Climb The Apple Tree By set Crashing Throughbut was not made available for sale separately until the following year. Gathering material fromit has odds and ends from singles and compilations, including the 45 versions of "Nancy Sin" and "Look Around," as well as four tracks from the EP the band did with the Screaming Trees.
It's a good service for fans who might already have all of the five Beat Happening albums which were also in Crashing Through but don't want to get the box set just for the disc with rarer stuff, although it would have been an even better service had it been issued simultaneously with the set. And because the tone of Beat Happening 's music was fairly consistent throughout their career, this actually isn't a half-bad sampler of their overall pop-primitivist sound, albeit reflecting the more ephemeral corners of their discography.
Certainly the original 45 release of "Nancy Sin" has to count as one of their finer moments, with a down 'n' dirty surf-punk backup that rocks out as hard as the band ever did, while "Secret Picnic Spot" adds a welcome spot of shambling exotica and "Knock on Any The Lord (Edit) - Various - Los Cuarenta - Dance Laboratory 1 makes Calvin Johnson 's debt to vintage Lee Hazlewood explicit.
Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Hill Billy Music - Country Pie - Country Pie Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love.
Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Release Date September 2, Recording Date March, - February, Track Listing. Angel Gone. Beat Happening. Nancy Sin. Sea Hunt. Look Around. Not a Care in the World. That Girl. Secret Picnic Spot. Zombie Limbo Time. Foggy Eyes.
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