Invicta Hi-Fi artist, SNAP ANT released his debut solo material in
October 2003. The 10" single "EXECUTE THE PING" features the tracks
Saviour Piece, Execute The Ping and Give Up The Juice. He first came to
attention with his remix of Ladytron's Playgirl. which was a complete
reworking of the track and appeared on a joint release between Invicta
Hi-Fi and Tricatel, Bertrand Burgalats label.
Ant has also released records as part of SUPER NUMERI on NINJA TUNES to critical acclaim
(including a Mixmag Single Of The Week and the album "Great Aviaries")
Two of the tracks are taken from the debut album "This Is Jut!" which
will also be released through INVICTA Hi-Fi in 2005, a body of work
that is not packaged or trimmed to modern requirements but has an
inspiring feel as a mellow WARP style record.
album that doesn't require explanation, but can be simply appreciated
for genuine individuality. A welcome and unique addition to the Invicta
follow up to his "Execute The Ping" EP, Snap Ant unleashes "You
Make Me Basic" on a waiting world, on 7" heavy vinyl.
further single will be released early in 2005. In his own words:
"'You Make Me Basic' is about getting in touch with the amoeba inside
of you, devolving into something that is single celled and has nothing
but the most fundamental needs and requirements. The way I see it one
could be driven to this state due to a number of reasons; Soap Operas,
Computer Games, Lust, Having a dead end 9 to 5, Being in the army etc.
optimist might say that a zen like state can be obtained if one
approaches the above examples in the correct way, but I think it's more
likely that people just fry their brains. I approve of people frying
their brains because it means that I can amuse myself by writing silly
songs about them, and when I write silly songs about them I normally
end up frying my own brain (which is quite fun too).
sort of into Devo when I wrote this. Not a huge amount, but I
thought they were quite good. I think it'll be a high point of my all
new Snap Ant live set. "The B side 'Turning Ugly' is about falling in
love with someone who is a honey on the outside but a squidgy amoeba on
more about SNAPANT and listen to new sound samples at his own WEBSITE