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Bill Laswell
Version 2 Version: A Dub Translation
Reachout International Records
www.roir-usa.com


Sex music. Yep, that's what this is; the pounding, driving soundtrack to Sting's interminable, tantric lovemaking sessions. Version 2 Version unfortunately, also belongs to the department of redundancy department. Never shall your tempo change, just the same old saw as you and the droogs give some fine young dyevotchka the ol' in-out, in-out. No highs, no lows; no blowing your wad. Technically proficient and spatially conceived reggae-jazz with a voluminous ambience that fills the void with a drifting psychedelic sound, but like Chinese short order, your fullness peaks just as emptiness dawns. By track four you will wonder: "Will track one ever end?"

But, if bagging babes is your game, and the Viagra's rattle in your pocket has been preemptively stirring the bee in your pituitary, so much so that your cerebral cortex is prepared to permanently and violently detach itself from your higher functions, then V2V will set the tempo and provide the score for the hidden camcorder surreptitiously placed in the shoebox on your dresser drawer.

Happy humping- er, hunting.

-JD

Track Listing:

1. Dystopia
2. Simulacra
3. Space-Time Paradox
4. Babylon Site
5. Night City
6. System Malfunction


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