the jam starts with -orange sunshine- (doesn t it always?) of course as usual it takes a while to kick in and by the time it does it s obvious helltown acid militia are back with their time warping spaceship. by the second track -still turning- the fog clears a little, but there are still echoes of a time past, what is it? can t quite put my finger on it... on the flip we are met with chunky 909 rhythms in -more important-, because what s more important than a 909 rhythm track? for the final outing -broadcast- (which may be the real hidden gem here) the tempo drops and there s chord stabs, strings and talk of ufos. its at this point that you realise that the label on the record has a picture of mitzi the cat, in a space suit, holding a white 303!! this acid really is a trip.
this is the debut release from re-303 records. acid music made on the machines of the same name, the re-303 bassline. the second home of acid ep captures the underground acid sound of helsingborg, sweden or so called -helltown-. three deep acid cuts and a recent live recording from helltown acid militia cement the sound of the city. we are here