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Giant Skyflower Band

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Short-lived project of Californians Glenn Donaldson and Shayde Sartin. The band started when Donaldson invited multi-instrumentalist Sartin to “smoke marijuana & make up strange pop songs,” and soon thereafter a transmission from their shoddy analog recording studio in San Francisco emerged: Blood of the Sunworm. Jason Quever (Papercuts) joined following the release, & more songs were made & shows played, then…



  • Blood of the Sunworm CD (2007, Soft Abuse)


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