Matmos - The West

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Performer: Matmos
Genre: Electronic, Folk, World, & Country
Album: The West
Released: 1999
Style: Abstract, Experimental

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MP3 version ZIP size: 1331 mb
FLAC version RAR size: 1589 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1569 mb
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A1 Last Delicious Cigarette
Guitar [Dry Electric Guitar], Synthesizer [Mono/poly, Sh101], Sequenced By, Performer [Cigarette, Dice], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Guitar [Tremelo] – Dave Pajo*Sampler, Sequenced By, Turntables, Performer [Dice] – Drew DanielViolin, Viola – Kris Force
A2 Action At A Distance
Guitar [Slow] – Dave Pajo*Performer [Amplified Bible], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Performer [Copper, Water, Contact Mics] – Michael Brown Sampler, Sequenced By, Edited By [Digital Editing] – Drew Daniel
A3 Sun On 5 At 152
Acoustic Guitar, Slide Guitar – Mark LightcapBanjo [Bowed And Plucked], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Cello – Jackie GratzDrums – Steve GoodfriendPerformer [Telephone] – Robert WallerSampler, Sequenced By, Edited By [Digital Editing] – Drew DanielViolin – Kris Force
B4 The West
Acoustic Guitar, Slide Guitar, Jew's Harp – Mark LightcapDrums – Chris Guttmacher, Steve GoodfriendElectronics [Custom] – Jay Lesser*Guitar – Mike MartinezGuitar, Bass, Banjo, Synthesizer [Mono/poly, Sh101], Organ [Vox Supercontinental], Performer [Merkur Scorpio], Mixed By – M.C. Schmidt*Sampler, Sequenced By, Edited By [Digital Editing] – Drew DanielVoice [Speaking] – Katerin Von Ledersteger-Goodfriend, Wiebke Ratzeburg

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  • Copyright (c) – Vague Terrain
  • Recorded At – Skylab Studios


  • Design – Rex Ray


Limited to 1000 copies in letter press printed sleeve with an exclusive insert.
Tracks listed sequentially on insert.

Recorded at the homes of Matmos (San Francisco, CA), Dave Pajo (Louisville, KY), Steve Goodfriend (Eagle Rock, CA), Mark Lightcap (Pasadena, CA), and Jim Putnam's Skylab (Los Angeles, CA).

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A run out, etched): DLX-212 A₁ QUOD SURSUM EST... 2553.1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B run out, etched): DLX-212 B₁ DEORSUM FACIMUS 2553.2

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
DLX 212 CD Matmos The West ‎(CD, Album) Deluxe DLX 212 CD US 1999
FACT06CD Matmos The West ‎(CD, Album, RE) Autofact Records, Vague Terrain FACT06CD US 2008

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