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Pocket is the snappy moniker of LA-based Richard Jankovich, the principal creative mind behind the NY based electro-pop band Burnside Project and a seasoned big-name remixer (Beck, Radiohead, Kristin Hersh, Of Montreal, Elk City, Joanna Newsom and many others). We're happy to be presenting his debut LP on Tirk! It's a beautiful pop menagerie, fusing electronic beats & sounds, driven guitar tones, soaring guest vocals and sumptuously eclectic harmonies.
The full-length LP "All Of This Happened" features Craig Wedren of Shudder To Think, Steve Kilbey of The Church, Tanya Donelly of Belly and Throwing Muses, Menomena's Danny Seim, the legendary Robyn Hitchcock, Dave Smalley of Dag Nasty, Down By Law and ALL, ex-The Lotus Eaters' Peter Coyle, Yuki Chikudate of Asobi Seksu, Mark Burgess of post-punk hero's The Chameleons, and Sal Principato, know for his extraordinary work with Liquid Liquid.
(aka Richard Jankovich) readies a series of collaborative releases with an impressive guest list!"
via Pitchfork Media
“And you thought you'd never dance to Of Montreal!”
“Pocket mashes up Beck with Jay Reatard with pleasant results”
via NY Magazine
“Pocket remixes Kristin Hersh…and a fine job he’s done of it too.”
via Pampelmoose / Portland Mercury
“The search for the perfect Joanna Newsom remix–I've finally found it.”