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Dedicated To Bobby Jameson

by Ariel Pink

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    The deluxe edition of Ariel Pink's new album, Dedicated To Bobby Jameson, includes the LP, a 24" x 36" folded poster, and single-sided picture disc with four bonus cuts available only on vinyl. All components housed in a translucent slipcase.

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    "Another Weekend" b/w "Ode To The Goat (Thank You)" is the newest 7" from Ariel Pink, releasing worldwide on August 18. Includes printed inner sleeve and liner notes by longtime Ariel collaborator Matt Fishbeck.

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    Ariel Pink's latest album, Dedicated To Bobby Jameson. CD is housed in a gatefold-style wallet case.

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Los Angeles’s prodigal songwriting son Ariel Pink shares his eleventh studio album, Dedicated to Bobby Jameson, September 15.

The album’s title makes a direct and heartfelt reference to a real-life L.A. musician, long presumed dead, who resurfaced online in 2007 after 35 reclusive years to pen his autobiography and tragic life story in a series of blogs and YouTube tirades. “His book and life resonated with me to such a degree,” Pink states, “that I felt a need to dedicate my latest record to him.”

Dedicated to Bobby Jameson begins at the end and ends at the beginning. “We follow the protagonist through a battery of tests and milestones, the first of which sees him reborn into life out of death,” Pink explains, referencing the opening track “Time To Meet Your God.” “From there, he seesaws his way between the innocent love and the rock-solid edifice of childhood-worn trauma that together constitute his lifelong initiation into the realm of artifice and theatrical disposability.”

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released September 15, 2017

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Ariel Pink Los Angeles, California

Ariel Pink started as a visual artist before becoming a recording artist in the late ‘90s while attending Cal Arts. Drawing on iconoclasts and trailblazers like the Shaggs, the Cure, the Velvet Underground, Destroy All Monsters, Cabaret Voltaire, and R. Stevie Moore, Pink set himself to redefining the musical lexicon for himself and others. “This mission,” he says, “remains mine to this day.” ... more

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