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James Ferraro – Marble Surf – CDR

James Ferraro
Marble Surf
New Age Tapes, CD-R , 2008

01. Memory Theater (19:13)
02. Surf Washing on Spring Marble (19:06)

So, I’ll admit, I have a really heard time keeping up with the Skaters camp. The dudes seem to drop stuff every couple of weeks or so, with James often clutching multiple sides. And what’s more, he rarely seems to use the same name. Actually I think the name changing thing is pretty rad. Anyway, kudos to John Twells for the heads up on this one. A real holographic futuristic pastoral mind bender. Oh, and just FYI..that’s not the cover pic, I couldn’t find an image big enough and thought the one above looked pretty cool. For those of you who wanna dive a little deeper, check the massive Skaters worship over here.



  1. gk on November 13th, 2008

    Some of the sun araw stuff is worth checking out as well on take off your shoes blog.


  2. Upstairs2ndfloor on November 14th, 2008

    to james- “who’s jc peavey?”
    james-“oh that’s this dude from canada”

  3. grohs on January 6th, 2009

    hehe, John just turned me on to this as well, lovely stuff….and agree on the Sun Araw rec, superb sounds!

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