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Soundpool

Dif Juz

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Dif Juz were one of the most overlooked members of the early 4AD roster, but traces of the unit's beautiful instrumental passages have popped up decades after their dissolution — in wildly varied bands like the Dirty Three and Piano Magic, just to name a couple examples. And, if this material had been originally issued in the mid-to-late '90s, it would have been labelled post-rock. Soundpool combines the Vibrating Air and Huremics EPs, tacking on "No Motion," their excellent contribution to the Lonely is an Eyesore compilation. This disc captures a band that was more deeply rhythmic than the one heard on 1985's Extractions album, as the thick basslines take center stage throughout. Those who find the dubscapes of Public Image Limited's Metal Box a bit too bloodcurdling might find solace in these pleasant, less abrasive songs. This 1999 compilation renders Out of the Trees obsolete.

Biography

Formed: 1980 in England

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '80s

Early proponents of what later became the 4AD sound, Dif Juz concentrated on just that, lacking a vocalist on all their recordings except for a guest spot or two by the Cocteau Twins' Liz Fraser. Originally formed as the punk band London Pride by brothers Dave and Alan Curtis, the band included bassist Gary Bromley and drummer Richie Thomas by the release of two EPs for 4AD Records in 1981, Huremics and Vibrating Air. Both works contained textured instrumentals with a wispy, barely there feel which...
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