Saturation - The Residents - Mark Of The Mole (CDr, Album)

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  1. This album was the first part of a planned Mole Trilogy. The Mark of the Mole draws on various tales from the Great Depression, such as John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath. It opens with a radio broadcast (narrated by Penn Jilette) of a warning about a storm brewing over the .
  2. Mark of the Mole is also the point at which the Residents began to utilize almost exclusively the icy synthesizer sounds they've become known for ever since (technology finally caught up to them). The music is sometimes cold and abrasive, but the story is fascinating and works on many levels. This is one of the Residents ' most notorious works.
  3. Part one of the Mole Trilogy, or, rather, the first Mole Trilogy, sets the stage for the story of the Moles (underground workers) and the Chubs (Bourgeois Leisure-Types); the Moles' world is flooded, and so they must come up to the world of the Chubs where they face discrimination; the story is a metaphor for underground culture versus.
  4. Mark of the Mole, an Album by The Residents. Released in on Torso (catalog no. ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Experimental.
  5. This album marks the first of three albums called “The Mole Trilogy”. In the third Mole Trilogy album “The Big Bubble”, The Residents humorously suggest that the aforementioned album is actually.
  6. Mark of the Mole is an incomplete and unreleased video game for the Atari , based on the album of the same name by The grizhalnamorsibumiwalonmopechand.xyzinfoed for Atari by Gary Easter around , the game was never completed, but marks the first instance of the group's interest in interactive media.. History. Greg Easter described Mark of the Mole's premise thus: "First a line of music plays (one of the.
  7. Following up the reissues of Eskimo and The Commercial Album, Cherry Red and Ralph Records have released the next entry in the Residents’ pREServed Edition grizhalnamorsibumiwalonmopechand.xyzinfo the previous ones, this seventh entry is a box set featuring six discs- all devoted to the Residents’ Mole Trilogy project. The Mole Box is yet another impressive, as it gives listeners the ultimate Mole experience.
  8. 'Mark of the Mole' is a difficult album. This is the first of a 3 LP trilogy that came to nothing, and at the end of the day, meant nothing at all, despite all their talk of the fictional 'Moles and Chubs' in their struggle for survival. These 'Moles' are forced to leave their flooded tunnels and look for work in the land of Chubs.3/5(9).
  9. Mark of the Mole, an Album by The Residents. Released in on Ralph (catalog no. RZ ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Experimental, Rock Opera.

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