As it was the transistor organ that first ushered me into my “perfectly healthy” appreciation of gear and will always be my first love (sorry, ARP 2600…), The Sisters Of Transistors are a band that I find utterly luscious.The arsinal:
The Sistors of Transistors is the latest project from 808 State’s Graham Massey & friends- words cant describe their wonderful wash of sizzling transistors cooking under the bonnets of Elkas & Jaguars!! It’s the musical equivalent of a stormy high tide full of sizzling, glowing jellyfish..’Know what I mean? Here is a Myspace bulletin I’d like to share with you – if you’re lucky enough to be in Salford tonight, go
Now quoting S.O.T…..
“Public attendance request @Kings Arms Salford…
We recomend attendance.
Tonight we will be using The Yamaha YC45d organ (shurely the Rolls Royce of transistor organs) The Vox Jaguar (as apose to the Vox Continental) fills the 3 k frequency pocket better. The Elka Capri Jnr with its classic 60s reed tones and wide top tp bass paralels and super wide vibrato. TheElka Panther jnr similar to the capri yet filling the 4 k pocket with custom tweaked vibrato settings,As always Dave Formulas Elka x50 with a rare Roland Pro Mars Compusonic mono synth covering frequecys of 300k down to 30hz . Disgraced UMIST lab tech Art Arthurson will be in charge of the frequency spectraliser in an effort to raise your seratonin levels for a good chance of what the ancient eygptians called”Enahmenton”.Only “on the 29th feb four days. after an induced land mass alignment shift a week from a red moon. dance. Attend All SOT operative will in and around the Deangate area at sunset for the procesion from Rylands Library and the key on cusion meal.( this not open to public attendance) .We recomend atten. Dance . Public gathering Attend 8 oclock @ Kings Arms. Shout S.O.T!
You cant resist…go!!!