Helicopter Hat

by Spurious Transients

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Proof that Spurious Transients have been around and recording for quite some time already! This album has been transferred to digital from a dusty old cassette found lurking deep in the archives.

Recorded live in Oxford, 19 April 1988

Composed by: Gardiner, Hopgood, Trew, Wilson


released November 14, 2014

Cap'n Cabbage: Paisley Strat, Glissando Guitaro, occasional (but not much) percussion
Parsley: Stick & Bazouki sequences, Acoustic Fretless Bass, Recorder, occasional percussion and other wondrous soundz
Miguel the Mad Axe-Wielding Italian Waiter: EBow and Weird Over-The-Top Noises on the Guitar!
Ship Matey Sime: Percussion and hitting things, Whole Earth Acoustic Guitar, plus other really mellow noises, heavyyy Daddio...



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Spurious Transients Wales, UK

From Pembrokeshire in south west Wales, Spurious Transients is a band that grew out of the experimental music project of Gavin Lloyd Wilson, with musical influences from the worlds of jazz, electronica, psychedelica and krautrock. The name, incidentally, was inspired by a recalcitrant drum machine. ... more

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