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Oh, Hello There New Glassjaw

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  1. Melody Bot Nov 16, 2017
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    Melody Bot

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    I woke up this morning to a knock on the door only to find a box that reads “Material Control” on the cover and the very recognizable Glassjaw logo. Open it up? There’s ten flexi-discs inside full of new music. I put one on to see for sure, and yep, it’s music. I’ll have to give it a full listen in a little bit. You can check out a photo below and the track listing.

    Track Listing

    1. new white extremity
    2. shira
    3. citizen
    4. golgotha
    5. strange hours
    6. pompeii
    7. bibleland 6
    8. closer
    9. my conscience weighs a ton
    10. cut and run

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  2. Jakob Allen


    Lucky. Its gonna be a long 2 weeks for the rest of us
  3. Bryan Diem


    You just got glassjaw'd
  4. rxbandit89

    probably over-caffeinated. Supporter

    dayyuuummmm those look awesome. I can't believe this is actually happening.
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  5. kielhauck @kielhauck

    Yep. Okay. I'm jealous.

    And excited.
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  6. IATAvalanche


    yoooooo when is this gonna be up for pre-order? need to cop this shit real fast
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  7. Dog Fish


    @Jason Tate Are all 10 duplicates of the whole LP? Or does each contain 1 or 2 songs form the LP?
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  8. Each is one song.
  9. Former Planets


    I'd like to get excited about a surprising release but I don't want to get Science-Fictioned again in a couple months.
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  10. theredline

    Trusted Supporter

    So you’re missing two tracks, then?
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  11. Dog Fish


    Just saw your IG story. I have never seen a flexi-disc before. Weird shit.
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  12. They are very weird. And a pain in the ass to play.
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  13. Box has the track listing as only 10 songs. My copy and paste was bad. Fixed.
  14. That's so dog-gone cool.
  15. theredline

    Trusted Supporter

    So is the above listing of twelve incorrect?
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  16. IATAvalanche


    yooo just take a sharp knife and spin in along the inside hole and it'll fit your standard player
  17. It fits fine. They just wobble and it messes with the timing. Usually I put another record under it to help stabilize, but they're still a pain to get right. Hah.
  18. This is so rad. Excited to hear your thoughts.
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  19. adamlikesdogs


    I'll never get sick of Helvetica.
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  20. IATAvalanche


    i just put a slipmat under it and it was cool for me, at least the AW20 "Orchard Park" flexi was. goodluck yooo
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  21. austingordon

    your local curmudgeon

    I'm so fucking jealous
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  22. aoftbsten

    Trusted Supporter

    Randomly mailing out your first full length in 15 years with each track having to be played separately on a hard to play format might just be the most Glassjaw thing ever.
  23. rxbandit89

    probably over-caffeinated. Supporter

    Yea, that thin vinyl is a difficult material to....control.

    tee hee hee

    I'm sorry I'm sorry I'm sorry I'm just so excited
  24. crunchprank Prestigious

    Haha I saw this on your Twitter feed and was like... so Glassjaw
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  25. KyleK

    Let's get these people moving faster! Supporter

    I think the only flexi-disc I own was a bonus live track Dine Alone threw into the very, very delayed Alexisonfire farewell tour vinyl boxset for those who were on the original pre-order. Don't think I've ever played it.

    Oh, and very curious and excited for new Glassjaw!
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