texan musician j.d. emmanuel's career story is, in a way, a story about how the passion of fans can make a difference; about a gifted artist whose music may have been lost to the ages had it not been for the efforts of a new generation of vintage electronic and new age music enthusiasts and collectors.
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only a handful of people claimed to have successfully contacted jandek before he began regularly playing in public in 2004. he releases albums through his own record label corwood industries, keeping a houston post office box so fans can write to corwood for a typewritten catalogue and order jandek’s albums, usually at low prices. many of his albums feature photos of a caucasian man at various ages; although it seemed likely that this man was the principal performer, this presumption was not certain until his live debut in 2004.