This is one of the most important experimental guitar-based titles from avant guitarist and foundingmember . 's second solo album, Speechless, includes appearances by , , and .
This is a studio Frankenstein of live clips and found sounds. Whileattests to the occurrence of many "happy accidents," the album comes across confidently and more often more coherent than merely challenging. This is often cited as 's best solo record, and its inspired manipulations hold up under repeated scrutiny. There is a bit of European folk influence here, too, but not as obvious as on .