Merry Christmas

December 19, 1991 Merry Christmas various artists cassette & compact disc [SDK-25] black & white press printed J-cards with photocopied liner notes, on-shell cassette labeling Merry Christmas, the 1990 SLAMDEK/Scramdown Christmas tape, is a gem of Louisville’s musical uniqueness, diversity, and cooperative abilities. The nine-band, nine-song cassette was not only unique from other Slamdek Christmas

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Sunspring – The Sun Cassette

August 11, 1991 Sunspring The Sun Cassette cassette [SDK-24] photocopied inserts, dot matrix labels The Sun Cassette marked Sunspring’s official move from the world of struggling new bands with ever-changing members, to the ranks of those with a defined determination to achieve their goals. We had retained the same members (Hayden, Ritcher, Weiss) since our

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Hopscotch Army – Belief

August 11, 1991 Hopscotch Army Belief cassette & compact disc [SDK-23] 4-color process-printed inserts, on-shell cassette labeling Hopscotch Army experienced a rough but rewarding new beginning after Danny Flanigan left in February 1990 to further pursue his music in solo acoustic performances and with his band, The Rain Chorus. He also “did a little time”

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Spot – Go, Or I’ll Kill You!

April 22, 1991 Spot Go, Or I’ll Kill You! cassette [SDK-22] photocopied inserts, dot matrix labels In the sense that not-so-serious groups like 7 More Seconds, Slambang Vanilla, and Kill The Man With The Ball were growing to become cartoon-esque in their parodies of hardcore and of themselves; the long-since-acquitted Spot, a genuine and original

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Endpoint & Sunspring

April 5, 1991 Endpoint & Sunspring split seven inch [SDK-21] photocopied covers and inserts Originally not planned as a 7″ at all, Slamdek’s twenty-first release marked many new beginnings. As the label’s second entry into the world of vinyl, the Endpoint/Sunspring split 7″ put Sunspring (the band) on the map, adjusted Slamdek’s catalog numbers to

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7 More Seconds

February 2, 1991 7 More Seconds The 7 Secons Tribute Band cassette [SDK-7.CTC-1] photocopied inserts, dot matrix labels Sometimes when you look back on things you did years ago, it really makes you wonder who was pushing the buttons upstairs. 7 More Seconds was born as the child of long winter nights at Lee Fetzer’s.

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Slambang Vanilla – Video Hits Volume One

January 17, 1991 Slambang Vanilla Video Hits Volume One videocassette [SDK-1800] color copied inserts, Disney-size VHS boxes Slambang Vanilla Video Hits Volume One videocassette January 17, 1991 [SDK-1800] color copied inserts, Disney size VHS boxes In modern times, utilizing the advantages of ordinary common sense, whenever conversation turns to Video Hits Volume One, the word

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