In addition to his just-announced assortment of Royal Trux remixes, Ariel Pink has one other new undertaking lined up. His early work as Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti is getting reissued as a part of a undertaking known as the Ariel Archives. The first spherical contains Underground and Loverboy. It additionally contains Oddities Vol. 2, a compilation of one-off tracks, rarities, beforehand unreleased songs, and outtakes recorded between 1999 and 2018. They’re out October 25 through Mexican Summer.
A second installment within the reissue collection will arrive subsequent yr. In the meantime, Pink has shared just a few movies to accompany the information. There’s one for “Stray Here With You,” which seems on Oddities Vol. 2, and a clip for the reworked model of Loverboy’s “So Glad.” There’s additionally “Chapter 8: Some Tutorials,” a section from an extended piece by filmmaker Salvador Cresta, titled Dedicated to Boris Karloff on which Pink additionally labored. Find these clips in a YouTube playlist beneath.
Revisit Pitchfork‘s 2014 interview with Ariel Pink.