To Live and Shave in L.A
. - Amour Fou on the Edge of Misogyny
Completed 1998, released in 2001 on Gods of Tundra in a limited edition of 15 discs. Expanded version released June 2011 via Karl Schmidt Verlag as KSV 148 in an edition of 15 CD-Rs.
From TLASILA Blog:
We extend our chronologically disjointed series of TLASILA album offerings with this Billy Taylor-produced oddity from early 1998. Released three years after its conception in a microscopic edition of fifteen on the Hair Police-related imprint Gods of Tundra, Amour Fou passed quickly into oblivion.
Mr. Taylor, as some of you perhaps recall, was a member of Melted Men, and had previously plied his disruptive trade in Chinny Chin Chin, Wÿfe, and other convulsive Southern aggregations. A brilliant guy, never trenchantly so - he toured with TLASILA from 1997-8. I produced a solo album for Billy in '98, but we never got around to releasing the damned thing. Eventually, eventually...