When You Are Not Resting

by Danny Lango

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    Cop your copy of 1 of 100 yeller cassette tapes featuring a pro-dubbed cassette tape mastered version of Danny Lango's first KERCHOW! full length album, "When You Are Not Resting". Vivid dreams of laser beams embraced*, Lango's second release on tape will have you sweatin' the willies out in your sleep ALL NIGHT LONG like as if you caught the dang flu or something. "Get sick or die CRYING" - Danny P.

    *No squirrels were harmed during the production of this tape, although one did bite Daniel**.

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Daniel Paz's first full length album out on a hefty batch of 100 ol' yeller cassette tapes with deep sea blue and richman's blood red carpet coloured sticker labels on "A" and "B" sides. Beautimous cover artwork by Damaris Paz and holy cloud of smokes on fire graphics by Nickel D. Get this tape in your grubby clutches and you'll never have to wake up from this life we call the "Wonder Nap". Sponsored by Reggae Watts.

KERCHOW! # 017 Copyright 2014

"For such a sparse and cozy album, it's surprising how much textural and rhythmic diversity is present in Danny Lango's latest tape offering, When You Are Not Resting. The Oklahoman singer-songwriter works in a tonal greyscale; his melancholy, droney arrangements loom ominously, just above the ground like a balloon nearly deflated. Despite the overcast climate that hangs over much of the album, it is home to a variety of textures. It feels organic and alive. Humid pulses of airy sound float aimlessly through a jungle of bustling percussion on the opening track, "Ten Killer". There's a sense of hushed urgency that pervades the track, reminding one of Yo La Tengo's skittish drone-pop delivery. While "Ten Killer" sets its focus on its intensely layered rhythm, a track like "Escape" feels much looser, calling gritty guitar chords to attention while a crunchy drum machine loops in the foggy distance. It has a certain wobbliness that reminds me of Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, giving the tune charm and fleshing out the spacey atmosphere surrounding it. The album is constructed very meticulously, as each track bears a different focus and textural direction, yet the same cohesive mood sticks throughout. When it comes to hi-fi cassette music, When You Are Not Resting is an exemplary effort, bearing an otherworldly, slightly folky vibe that recalls the freak-folk whimsy of Woods and, at times, Wolf Parade's warbly, off-kilter energy."

- Jude Noel, Half Gifts, September 10th, 2014

half-gifts.blogspot.com/2014/09/danny-lango-when-you-are-not-resting.html

"As someone who adamantly sides with Harry Partch’s disdain for the commercial fascism known as western pop, I can greatly get down with this lo-fi, 1950’s style-reverb-worshipping, pop/folk serenade/dittery. The tones herein recall early Clientelle spaciness, but with less worry about the softness of pitch-perfect vocal washings. Is this ‘Punk Spirit’ or just the sound of the fuck-it revolution?! Twelve tones my ass! Careful background accompaniment fades in and out of trashcan-distant vocals/guitarstrum and simple, stoccato bass lines; a tasteful drum kit makes appearances here & there. Did I mention reverb? I should mention reverb; what it must sound like for Oscar the Grouch whenever he gets woken up by majestic, reverberant passersby. It’s not gratuitous; Danny Lango arranges the songs (or does the songs, like, totally arrange DL, man?) so that the space is consistently filled with bubble-gum-s(t)icky hooks that us listeners will only later realize we’ve been laced with such deeply buried, noisy additives."

- Jacob An Kittenplan, Cassette Gods, March 10th, 2015

cassettegods.blogspot.com/2015/03/danny-lango-when-you-are-not-resting.html

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released September 10, 2014

All songs and sounds written & recorded by Danny Paz in the Tulsa, OK house the fine Summer of 2000 and 13.

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