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No Backup

Farmers Manual

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Album Review

Impeccable, meticulously destructured electronic tangents constructed from a minimum of constituent elements (a couple of drum machines, a synthesizer — maybe — and any number of sound modification devices). Like many on the Vienna scene, Farmers Manual use cheap technology to maximum effect, and prefer mucking about with assumptions about the "proper" rendering of beat-oriented (and sometimes beatless) electronic music designed for a post-dancefloor audience. Both fascinating and musically enjoyable, No Backup is among Mego's finest releases to date.

Biography

Formed: 1995 in Vienna, Austria

Genre: Alternative

Years Active: '90s, '00s

Austrian electronic experimentalists Farmer Manual comprise a casual collective of musicians, DJs, computer geeks, and net freaks who count music as only one of a number of ongoing projects. The group's identity is as mysterious as the periodic transmissions from their Vienna studios (which began appearing in 1996), but their releases have managed to capture an international audience for their strident bird-flip to dance-based electronic music convention. Released by labels such as Mego, Ash, and...
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