News Records Hewhocorrupts issues USB bracelet release

Hewhocorrupts issues USB bracelet release

Posted July 28, 2010, 1:02 a.m. in Records by Jon E.

Official press release:

Chicago's infamous "corporate grindcore" outfit Hewhocorrupts are no stranger to weird releases: having formerly issued a credit card sized CD housed in a wallet, a NSFW split calendar, an EP packaged with shredded money, etc... but THIS one takes the cake.

"Midi of Profits" is what it's called, and a 1gb USB rubber bracelet is what it is. That's right, Robotic Empire has released a rubber USB bracelet with MIDI songs on it. The files in question are meticulously re-created computerized versions of Hewhocorrupts' classic "Master of Profits" EP, but now with MIDI guitars, machine drums and vocoded vocals. An insane amount of time was spent making these tracks, and it is somewhat mind blowing how accurately they digitally reflect the originals.

To spice it up even further, the release includes tablature for all the songs, two classic related music videos, album art, credits and more on this fully functional 1gb USB-chip-infused rubber bracelet. Fashionable AND functional, per the Hewhocorrupts corporate mantra. You can wear it and share it, but the only place to get this beaut is through the Robotic Empire Online Store (and the band themselves). 200 of these were made in a one-time-only production, due to the overall absurdity of this release.

Advertisement
KFAI - Roar of the Underground
Leave a comment
Share this content
More from Records

Records SPB exclusive: Gaytheist/Intercourse split EP

It’s a hell of a time right now, so our featured stream for the month of May presents two ...

Records New Gang Of Four EP (for charity)

Posted May 30, 2020, 9:21 a.m. in Records by Loren

Gang of Four will release the Anti Hero EP on July 17, with all proceeds to benefit Guy’s and ...

Records Joyce Manor to share early recordings

Posted May 28, 2020, 12:20 p.m. in Records by Loren

Joyce Manor will be releasing a new compilation collection of early material at the end of the month. Titled Songs ...

Advertisement
KFAI - Root Of All Evil
x

Logo

Looking for the SPB logo? You can download it in a range of styles and colours here:

Click anywhere outside this dialog to close it, or press escape.