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Selector Dub Narcotic

Indie rock tale Calvin Johnson uses the moniker Selector Dub Narcotic for his party-friendly excursions into dub, disco, and hip-hop. The Olympia, Washington indigenous shaped Dub Narcotic AUDIO SYSTEM (called after Dub Narcotic, the analog documenting studio situated in his cellar) in the middle-’90s. Comprising a revolving lineup of K Information regulars including people of Lois, the Gossip, and Tiger Capture, the group released five full-lengths (including a cooperation using the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion) and over twelve singles and EPs that explored funk, trip-hop, rap, and additional designs. A 1998 K compilation bore the name Selector Dub Narcotic, and Johnson utilized the alias for his eclectic DJ models aswell as the B-side dub variations he developed on 7″s released within K’s Dub Narcotic Disco Plate series, including singles by Atlas Audio, City Center, Support Eerie, while others. In 2016, Johnson released Selector Dub Narcotic’s full-length debut, This Party IS MERELY Obtaining Started.

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