The Jackofficers

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The Jackofficers
Origin San Antonio, Texas, USA
Genres Experimental, electronic, house, microhouse, glitch, IDM
Years active 1990
Labels Rough Trade
Associated acts Butthole Surfers
Past members Gibby Haynes
Jeff Pinkus

The Jackofficers was a short-lived side project started by Gibby Haynes and Jeff Pinkus of the Butthole Surfers. They released their only album, Digital Dump, in 1990 and disbanded the same year following a brief club tour that found them simply hitting play on a walkman and standing there while it played. The music consisted entirely of samples manipulated and mixed on early computer software and f/x. Samples range from Jimi Hendrix spoken words to The Texas Chain Saw Massacre.