The Weed Slam

PITHCHBLENDE signaled the onset of an art-punk explosion in Washington D.C. and this EP was a powerful primer to the sound. Sonic modulation, guitar interplay and improvisation, nontraditional song structure, and stream of consciousness lyrical output from a man whose Driver’s License proves his name really is Treiops Treyfid only touch the tip of this complex iceberg (Also available as part of Jade Tree’s retrospective CD, The First Five Years (JT1050)

1. Weed Slam
2. Ask Rexella
3. Ursa Minor

Treiops Treyfid: Vocals, Guitar
Justin Chearno: Guitar, Backing Vocals
Scott DeSimon: Bass, Backing Vocals
Patrick Gough: Drums, Backing Vocals
Recorded August 1992
Released October 1992
Recorded at Inner Ear, VA
Engineered & Mixed by Charles Bennington
Mastered by Michael Sarsfield at Frankford Wayne, NYC
Layout/Graphics by Treiops
Photography by Bennett Simpson