Tinsel were one of several also-rans that spewed from Chapel Hill, NC’s collective technicolor yawn in the mid-90s. No outright aping of the usual local yokels – Superchunk, Archers, or Polvo, but a likeminded, mid-fi aesthetic is highly palpable. Early Built to Spill and Sonic Youth’s subtler sojourns were more Tinsel’s thing, thank you very much. Munk's endearingly off pitched vocal aplomb and crooked melodic structures slotted the band in slacker territory, if not along the fringes of its cranky environs. Overall, this isn't a particularly crucial artifact from what is generally regarded as a watershed era for indie rock, yet the vibes permeating this record are thoroughly quintessential of the genre. Give 'er a spin and you'll see precisely what I mean. Quit... was preceded in 1994 with the more raucous Finding the Perfect Gift. You can indulge in Tinsel's "Golden Retriever" 7" here. Please excuse me for the chopped upper-right corner of the sleeve of this disk, which was apparently issued as a promo.
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