When the Wind Forgets Your Name

Built to Spill


Built to Spill's eighth album and debut on Sub Pop, When the Wind Forgets Your Name, is here on clear purple vinyl.

Nutrition Facts

VMP Exclusive Pressing

This record was pressed by VMP and you can't get this specific variation anywhere else.

Exclusive Features

color Clear Purple
foil stamped Yes
numbered Yes

Other Features

color Clear Purple
exclusive VMP Exclusive
jacket style Direct-To-Board
jacket type Gatefold
label Sub Pop
mastering engineer Mell Dettmer
mastering studio Studio Soli
pressing location Record Technology Incorporated (RTI)
release type New Release

By the Numbers


1LP

format

2022

original release year

331/3
rpm

speed

1000

total pressing quantity

12
inch

vinyl size

standard

weight

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Description


When he started Built To Spill in 1992, the band's founder and lead vocalist, Doug Martsch, approached it with the intention of having rotating members.

He said, “I wanted to switch the lineup for many reasons. Each time we finish a record I want the next one to sound totally different. It’s fun to play with people who bring in new styles and ideas. And it’s nice to be in a band with people who aren’t sick of me yet.”

So when Martsch met Brazilian lo-fi punk artist and producer Le Almeida and João Casaes of Oruã in 2018, the two joined him on tour the following year and began recording together. While the pandemic physically kept the members apart, the current lineup of Built to Spill persisted through the challenge, sending tracks to one another.

It's results? – When the Wind Forgets Your Name, a comprehensive album combining the distinct sounds of each artist into one, unified body of work.

Album Preview


*Audio and/or tracklist may vary slightly from the vinyl version.

Tracklist


When the Wind Forgets Your Name

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