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Studio album by Venetian Snares
Released June 9, 2008 (2008-06-09)
Genre Breakcore
Length 51:37
Label Planet Mu
Producer Aaron Funk
Venetian Snares chronology
My Downfall (Original Soundtrack)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
TheMilkFactory (4.2/5) link
TheQuietus (not rated) link
PopMatters (8/10) link
Sputnikmusic 3.5/5 stars link
Cokemachineglow (75/100) link

Detrimentalist is an album by Canadian breakcore artist Venetian Snares, released June 9, 2008.

Tracks that have been sampled on the album include Elephant Man's "Haters Wanna War", KRS-One's "Phucked" and Maestro Fresh Wes' "Let Your Backbone Slide".

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Gentleman" – 4:33
  2. "Koonut-Kaliffee" – 4:55
  3. "Sajtban" – 4:06
  4. "Kyokushin" – 4:43
  5. "Eurocore MVP" – 4:26
  6. "Poo Yourself Jason" – 4:36
  7. "Circle Pit" – 4:34
  8. "Flashforward" – 6:29
  9. "Bebikukorica Nigiri" – 3:37
  10. "Miss Balaton" – 9:38

Track titles 3 ("Sajtban": "In Cheese") and 9 ("Bebikukorica": "Baby Corn") are written in Hungarian; also note that "Balaton" (Track 10) is a Hungarian lake.

Track 6 ("Poo Yourself Jason") is named both in response to a song called "Pee Yourself Aaron" written by Bong-Ra and a song called "Brace Yourself Jason" by µ-Ziq.

On the second track, "Koonut-Kaliffee", the voice of Leonard Nimoy as commander Spock is used as a sample. It was taken from Star Trek: The Original Series episode "Amok Time"". The Koon-ut-kal-if-fee is a Vulcan mating ritual in the Star Trek universe.

Track 3 ("Sajtban") is featured in House of Cards season 2 episode 12.


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