These home recordings find Jan finding his feet from 'Spare Snare solo' to 'Spare Snare band'. Over 40 previously unreleased tracks, including early versions, instrumentals and covers. All tracks have been transferred direct from cassettes.
Wired For Sound by Spare Snare, released 24 December 2015 1. Wired For Sound One sided 7" featuring a cover version of the Cliff Richard song. Around 200 copies were signed by Spare Snare and sent to their mailing list. Run out groove: Playing side: POWER FROM THE NEEDLE TO THE PLASTIC Etched on side two: MERRY CHRISTMAS MR WEBB. A band from Dundee, Scotland. Releasing records since 1992
SPARE SNARE WHERE: Dundee/Glasgow WHO: Jan Burnett (vocals/guitar), Alan Cormack (bass/guitar), Adam Lockhart (keyboards/guitar), Graeme Ogston (guitar/bass) Barry Gibson (drums). FOR FANS OF: Nirvana, Pixies, Arab Strap. 1. They may not be a household name - but they've plenty of accolades. Mark wasn’t happy with the support they had and loved our first album. We all had real jobs and had no rehearsal. I met him the third time they played Glasgow to say thanks. Roddy Woomble, of Idlewild, and Snow Patrol’s Gary Lightbody were regulars at Spare Snare gigs in Dundee before they started their own bands. On discovering that Albini was also a fan, they plotted a cunning plan to get him to Scotland. Jan explained: Once we got over the fact that he was a fan and knew of us from the 90s and was keen to work with us, it was then working out how to afford it.
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He formed the name 'Venetian Snares' after . .He would self-release several cassettes during the 90's, before making his first official release with the 1999 12" EP, Greg Hates Car Culture, followed by a split album with Stunt Rock, Fuck Canada // Fuck America, and more EPs in the next year 2000, including Salt, 7 sevens . Funk first released in 2005 his tribute album to his hometown, Winnipeg is a Frozen Shithole, before releasing Rossz Csillag Alatt Született, an album inspired by Funk's recent Hungary trip that combines fast breakbeats with classical strings and trumpets, to critical acclaim.
Listen to the biggest hits from Spare Snare, including We Are the Snare, Missing Time, Answer, and more on Slacker Radio. McGonagalls, Dundee, 2. 0. T in the Park, Scotland, 0. 8. The Attic, Edinburgh, January 1997.
CreditsJan Burnett - Composer
Alan Cormack - Composer
Paul Esposito - Composer
Barry Gibson - Composer
Spare Snare - Primary Artist
|1||McGonagalls, Dundee, 28.10.1995 [Live Audience Recording] Jan Burnett / Alan Cormack / Paul Esposito / Barry Gibson||Spare Snare||45:59|