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Jandek on Corwood

  • Release Date: Nov 19, 2004
  • Runtime: 1 hr. 28 min.
  • Genres: Biography, Music History, Vocal Music, Music
  • Director:Chad Freidrichs


Even by the standards of underground and avant-garde music, Jandek is a man who has pushed the notion of deliberate obscurity to the outer limits. In 1978, an album called {^Ready for the House} appeared, credited to "The Units" and released by Corwood Industries, a nascent label out of Houston, TX; a collection of spare, haunting songs dominated by atonal acoustic guitar and murmured (or mumbled) vocals, {^Ready for the House} received...more

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