Way back in 1982, electronic artist Jon Krocker made the fantastic Monolog album, which was released locally on cassette.
Decades later, it found its way to the right ears and was reissued on vinyl by a U.S. label in 2018.
We talked about his experiences creating electronic sounds in those early days, the record being rediscovered and why it continues to resonate with listeners, and much more!
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