DC’s Monorchid were a five piece comprised of ex-members of Circus Lupus and Bumblescrump. They released two lps and three seven inches before they broke up in 1998. I was lucky enough to be driving from Olympia to Minneapolis the same time that they were on tour so I got to catch them live three times. This song is from their Gravity Records 7” and is my favorite song they played live.
[audio: http://thesoundofindie.com/archive/20051212/Monorchid-SSHopeless.mp3|titles=S.S. Hopeless|artists=Monorchid]

Download: Monorchid – S.S. Hopeless


  1. On point as always, mon frer. I’ve been thinking about what suggestions to make and, frankly, you don’t really need any help. But I’m no cheapskate so here’s my two cents: Universal Order of Armageddon, Shotmaker and Honeywell.

    Dated? Nah, just better. Will

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