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19 1/2 Hours
Vinyl BR1.0
Factory pressed 12" vinyl EP. 7 early songs from BNI. Each cover hand designed by a band member. Recorded in 1989.

$7 US
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Re-released 1.02.04

BNI(BatteriesNotIncluded)the band.
Full length CD. Power pop start to finish. .Songs from 1990-1994
CDR. BR1.1

You can only listen to some of the tracks on this CD right on this site. The rest available soon. Buy it and help keep us in newer rags.

$7 US
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'Lets Go Drivin'
CDR. BR1.2

Recent tracks recorded recently. Hear them all on this site. Send money and hear them on a CD with better fidelity. Driving power pop.

$7 US
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Please include CD title and your mailing address in body of an email.
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In time we should be available from other on-line sources and possibly some retail stores.

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BatterySong Records

BatterySongs Records is an independant Chicago-based CD/CDR/12" label.

BNI (BatteriesNotIncluded) music is guitar-based power pop.

Free promo CDs/CDRs/12" for reviewers and DJs. Email your contact info. BNI has been around for a while. And...
We refuse to go away

All BNI CDRs and Vinyl now $7
($5+ shipping)

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Nation Records-
BNI's first real label and on-going affiliate. Run by 'Magnum' Phil Vaughan - a seasoned veteran of the Chicago circuit and former manager of the Pete Special Group.

Music4movies - Music for short videos shot entirely on miniDV. This site currently not active due to SCUD hit.

Musicformovies - Same as above .

Soul Coughing - one of the few remaining sites for the late, great band - Soul Coughing. A killer rhythm section and vocalist/poet who said it all. Long live Soul Coughing.

Sputnik7- Go here and see and hear new and old bands. Streaming videos and audio. Aphex Twin psychotic vids to U2 pop.

Audio Page Links to audio gear sites.

Warp Records

Slashdot Go here for the latest geek news. Figure out a way to get them to put your site on theirs and you get more traffic than you ever thought possible.

The Music Business Go here and see who's granny is getting sued this time.

GoldenShower - Not quite what you're thinking if you're thinking what I think you're thinking. Brazilian music & vids.

Islamic Terror Sites on the Web War is Peace, Freedom is slavery, Ignorance is Strength

George Orwell

THIS IS HELL - Check this out and be careful who you vote for next time. Please.

Palace Gallery Song Lyrics