Thursday, March 24, 2016

What Every Bootleg Label Should Strive To Be...

To strip the bootleg LP industry down to its essence, there are essentially two types of bootleg recordings:  those that are superfluous and those that are worth owning.  Falling clearly into the latter category, Semi-Automatic Records' five volume set of music harvested from the world of Spaghetti Western movies, The Ecstasy Of Gold, is maybe the most essential collection of movie soundtracks I have ever seen.  The artwork is beautiful, the vinyl is clean and quiet, and the god, the uniquely magnificent.

Seek this set out!