"A stunningly unique masterpiece which says so much visually and sonically, and made with so little." - THE MIAMI HERALD
"Dementia at its finest." - THE DUKE CHRONICLE
"The most honestly creative album to come out of the US this year." - LONDON STUDENT
"An achingly beautiful album." - NYC MUSIC MAG
"Fascinating, compelling stuff for this jaded rock critic." - PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH
1/3rd of the "Avant-Garde Trio" [Rolling Stone] of SANDRO JOHN MALKOVICH ERIC ALEXANDRAKIS, "I.V. Catatonia" was recorded by Alexandrakis over an 8 month period of chemotherapy treatments, on a borrowed 4-track recorder, whilst using every-day items, and minimal gear.
"I.V. CATATONIA" CD VERSION [SOLD OUT!]: Holds 22 tracks and a bonus track, features Eric's nurse Monique on the cover [as she was about to administer his chemotherapy], and images of Eric's scans in the interior.
"I.V. CATATONIA" LIMITED EDITION BOX SET [SOLD OUT!]: Contains around 22 inserts, including fake blood, medical products, the CD, and other items, all designed by Alexandrakis himself.
released January 3, 2017
Written, arranged, produced, engineered & conceived by ERIC ALEXANDRAKIS.
Recorded on Robert & Susan's 4 track, KS bass, drums, DW8000, SM57, through a phone line, while banging on a washing machine, popcorn canister, kitchen pot and throwing up.