On the other side of that he has released HUNDREDS of awesome albums since Chinese. Plenty with more melody,catchy hooks and more kick ass solos than Chinese has. He makes other artists look unprofessional.
isn't it funny how life works sometimes? the thing we all expected to be the definitive silkworms leaks and it turns out to be a half finished, shit demo with a missing chorus. but then we get 2001 hob the next day and that performance IS the definitive silkworms.