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Thursday, December 29, 2005

The Mice

I was listening to the WXYC today and who did I hear, none other than The Mice (circa 1987 w/Carolina) So, I thought I would post two tracks from Scat Records' release of For Almost Ever Scooter, an split LP with The Mice's 1986 EP, For Almost Ever, and the 1987 LP, Scooter.

.: Not Proud of the USA
.: More Than I Can Talk About

Order For Almost Ever Scooter

Mix 2.3 is in the works, The Collective Podcast 3 should be up next week with Beck covering Nick Drake, The Fitzgeralds, David Thomas Broughton and more , and VU Series 4 will be up before the week is out.

posted by Matt Hayhurst @ 3:50 PM


  1. At 3:35 PM, Blogger ~Kevin said…

    Heya --
    Scat Records also released briefly an "Unreleased Recordings" CD by the Mice via mail order. Unfortunately it had to be withdrawn eventually, but it does have a few gems on it. Drop me a line if you need a copy.



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