The Hair and Skin Trading Company


The Hair and Skin Trading Company

The Hair and Skin Trading Company is a United Kingdom drone / avant-noise group formed in 1991 by ex Loop members Neil Mackay (vocals/bass) and John Wills (drums). Joined by ex-Savage Opera guitarist Nigel Webb, they released their debut album "Jo in Nine G Hell" on Beggars Banquet in 1992. Their first two albums bear influences of My Bloody Valentine, and The Skids, while the vocal delivery can be compared to The Fall's Mark E Smith. [Sprague, David; Goldman, Marlene. " [http://www.trouserpress.com/entry.php?a=hair_and_skin_trading_co HAIR & SKIN TRADING CO] ". Trouser Press. Retrieved on 21 January, 2007.] By third album, 1995's Faust like "Psychedelische Musique", The Hair and Skin Trading Company had dispensed with all conventional rock elements, and few of its songs bear titles; instead are denoted by letters or symbols.

Discography

* "Jo in Nine G Hell" – 1992
* "Over Valence" – 1993
* "Psychedelische Musique" – 1995

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