Bands with tracks
include Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs, John Maus, and Villagers.
By Blurt Staff
Domino and Ribbon are teaming up for Smugglers Way, a fanzine featuring FIVE (count ‘em, 5) individual,
multi-colored flexi discs of unreleased, exclusive songs from Dirty Projectors, Real Estate, Cass McCombs,
John Maus, and Villagers. It’s
being produced for the upcoming Record Store Day in April.
The zine comprises 24 pages of original art and prose from
Domino and Ribbon artists. Highlights
include a short story penned by James Yorkston; a long form poem by Laura
Marling; short form pieces by Alex Bleeker (Real Estate), Ade Blackburn (Clinic),
and Tom Fleming (Wild Beasts); illustrations from Alison Mosshart (The Kills),
Andrea Estella (Twin Sister) and Jon Hopkins; photography from Jana Hunter (Lower
Dens), and an original arranged score of music by Owen Pallett. Bjorn Copeland of Black Dice designed the
cover and Rob Carmichael at SEEN is responsible for the art direction and layout.
Listen to the previously unreleased Real Estate track “In
The full track list is
Dirty Projectors – “You Against The Larger World”
Real Estate – “In My Car”
Cass McCombs – “Teachers”
John Maus – “No Title (Molly)”
Villagers – “Shards”