- Butter 08
Butter 08 was a short-lived musical side project whose members consisted of
Yuka Hondaand Miho Hatoriof Cibo Matto, Russell Simins of the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion, Rick Lee of Skeleton Key and director Mike Mills. The band released just one album, the self-titled "Butter 08" in 1996 on the Beastie Boys' now defunct Grand Royalrecord label. The album features guest performances by future Cibo Mattomembers Timo Ellisand Sean Lennonas well as a performance by filmmaker Evan Bernardwho directed music videos for several Grand Royalartists as well as for Cibo Mattoand the Jon Spencer Blues Explosion.
In addition to their one album, a remix of their song "Degobrah" appears on the soundtrack for "City of Industry", a 1996 film featuring
The band was allegedly formed when the members spent an evening recording the 1995
Cibo Mattosingle "Know Your Chicken" together. A demo was then sent to Mike D, who immediately signed Butter 08 to Grand Royal Records
"Butter 08" Track Listing
#"Butter Of '69"
#"How Do I Relax"
#"It's The Rage" (featuring
Sean Lennonon keyboards)
#"What Are You Wearing"
#"Degobrah" (featuring vocals by
#"Hard To Hold"
* [http://www.pop-catastrophe.co.uk/butter08.aspx Pop-Catastrophe.co.uk: Butter 08 discography]
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