Saturday, February 28, 2009

Ultra - Live 1986

Cassette, C40
Label : DOM, Germany, 1986
Ripped by Wackelpeter

Tracklist :

A1. The Ass Of Traci Lords (6:31)
A2. Down To The Porno Bar (4:42)
A3. New Centurion (6:10)
B1. Die Bestie Ist Fremd Und Schrecklich (7:04)
B2. Erniedrigen Sie Ihr Leichnam (3:00)
B3. Setting Fires (4:46)
B4. Return Of The Bestie (5:24)

Sunday, February 22, 2009

ANKH - Untitled

Label : Art directe, Sweden, 1993

ANKH = Pacific 231 + Le Syndicat. According to Le Syndicat's words on their website, ANKH is an "electro tribal" project. Ambient, ritual, and more accessible music than Pacific 231 or Le Syndicat. That CD is the only ANKH release. Those who want the complete discography can download compilations featuring ANKH here :
Dry Lungs
L'Enfer Est Intime : Volume 0
L'Enfer Est Intime : Volume Général
Le Pacte
The Call Of Cthulhu

Thursday, February 19, 2009

Various Artists - Le Pacte

Cassette, C60
Label : Europa, France

Tracklist :

A1. Controlled Bleeding - Day Hunt (11:05)
A2. Tools You Can Trust - Can Of Worms (3:18)
A3. Non Toxique Lost - Jedes Wort Ist Wahrheit (2:40)
A4. Gerechtigkeits Liga - The Evolution And The End (3:54)
A5. Tox Movement - Live (3:31)
A6. Vox Populi! - Neum I (3:15)
A7. ANKH - Exaemeron (3:30)
B1. Club Moral - The Self And The False Self (7:32)
B2. Le Rituel - L'Excroissance (4:17)
B3. Elcarna - Le Dormeur Du Val (7:46)
B4. La Nomenklatur - Apsir (5:40)
B5. Le Syndicat - Frappe-Torch (3:27)
B6. A.I.Z - Ceremonial (3:03)

Monday, February 16, 2009

Various Artists - L'Enfer Est Intime : Volume 0

Cassette, C60
Label : VP 231 / Le Syndicat, France, 1985
Ripped by Wackelpeter

Many thanks to Wackelpeter for the rip of that rare cassette !
On Le Syndicat website, we can read about that release : "In 1983, Ruelgo meets Pacific 231. This industrial French artist is a pioneer of the style. He has just produced one of the first French industrial compilation (Ritual Dos Sadicos) which included also cold wave tracks. His is equipped with electronic instruments and with a typewriter. With him, Ruelgo will refine its industrial culture and will enter in contact with the "Mail Art" network of the years 80. Pacific 231 has contacts all over the world and received a heap of contributions to his new project of compilation. Le Syndicat will publish the volume zero of this compilation : "L'Enfer Est Intime", and will contribute to his electro tribal project : ANKH".
In 1985 as well was released by VP 231 a double compilation LP, "L'Enfer Est Intime : Volume Général".

Tracklist :

A1. John Duncan & Paul Hurst - Buried Seven Years - Dead In Two Weeks (7:52)
A2. Controlled Bleeding - Untitled (4:40)
A3. Pax Romana - Wooden Shed (1:53)
A4. Gerechtigkeits Liga - Magischer Zirkel (3:30)
A5. Un Des Découpoirs - Retention (4:42)
A6. 180° - Beestaching (2:29)
A7. Observation Clinique - Untitled (2:14)
A8. New Warmth - Senses (2:27)
B1. Le Syndicat - Ritus Torture (4:11)
B2. Unit 6 - Untitled (2:50)
B3. Étant Donnés - Eclipse (7:00)
B4. ANKH - Mem (3:33)
B5. Pacific 231 - Live Albi (8:36)
B6. ORA - Untitled (3:36)

Saturday, February 14, 2009

German Shepherds - Untitled

Cassette, C60
Ripped by vodka ed

That cassette was sent to vodka ed by German Shepherds :
"Back in '88 I had written to them at the address on the LP and they wrote back telling me to send them a blank tape. They sent it back with their first EP + 7", some live tracks and other oddities. My tape does have 4 unique songs going by title alone - "Brain Police (Live)", "Toad World", "I'm Anal" & "Let It All Hang Out (Live)"".
"From the cover : 1-5 are from EP, 6-7 from 45, tracks 3 & 13 with Kate Koemneke".

Tracklist :

1. I Adore You (4:15)
2. Message From JJ (2:25)
3. Let The Night Roar (1:42)
4. Booty Jones (4:22)
5. The Earthquake Has Come (2:20)
6. THC (4:20)
7. Quit It (3:33)
8. I Adore You (Live) (5:22)
9. THC (Live) (5:49)
10. Brain Police (Live) (4:23)
11. Communist Control (Live) (7:51)
12. Toad World (3:21)
13. I'm Anal (4:25)
14. Let It All Hang Out (Live) (5:36)

Friday, February 13, 2009

German Shepherds - Unreleased / Live

Cassette, C60
Label : Tonspur Tapes, Germany, 1992

As I was planning to post what I thought was an unreleased cassette by German Shepherds, I saw in Discogs that a similar cassette was released on Tonspur Tapes. But it seems not to be exactly the same cassettes : mine has one more track, "Wally Spencer Sold" (A7), and A4 track has not the same title...
German Shepherds LP and first 7" can be downloaded here.

Tracklist :

A1. I Begged Billy Not To Beg (2:30)
A2. Cruising With Ed Smith (2:59)
A3. Help Me Lassie (1:33)
A4. I Rejected Christ (5:42)
A5. Let The Night Roar (1:36)
A6. Cancer (4:23)
A7. Wally Spencer Sold (3:33)
A8. Mommy Fries (3:39)
A9. The Earthquake Has Come (2:20)
A10. Booty Jones #8 (5:45)
B1. Communist Control (7:43)
B2. Quit It (6:08)
B3. THC (5:44)
B4. I Adore You (5:18)
B5. The Complacent American (5:47)

Tuesday, February 10, 2009

P16.D4 - Tionchor

Label : Sonoris, France, 1998

Originally released on LP in 1987 by P16.D4's own label Selektion, "Tionchor" is a compilation of tracks that previously appeared on various compilations. According to Cranio, P16.D4's "Tionchor" is "probably their most successful album, precisely because it offers a variety of ideas instead of an obsessive analysis of one idea".
For more P16.D4 and related artists, please go there.

Tracklist :

1. Physich Erschöpft (3:17)
2. Koronardilatation (3:17)
3. Distruct Fragment Zero (1:56)
4. Aktion: Leer. Korn; Bier (1:33)
5. Stebos (2:57)
6. Inkubationskreise (3:05)
7. 85/86/83 (3:10)
8. Bürgerliche Illusionen (1:55)
9. Strauchelnde Säulen (2:36)
10. Aus Angst Davor Zu Ersticken, Sprach Er Beim Essen Nie (3:20)
11. Just Call Me Vacuum Head (0:20)
12. "Okay" She Said With Her Customary Total Lack Of Consideration (1:22)
13. SB II : Pionierchor "Diamat" (4:08)
14. Mal Vu (2:34)
15. Virtuell Ausgemerzt (3:35)
16. Essenz (0:46)
17. Dorothy Malone With Glasses (6:38)
18. Easter Anywhere (4:44)

Saturday, February 7, 2009

Human Flesh - Life In Reverse / Meditation And Fears

Cassette, C60
Label : Insane Music, Belgium, circa 1987

Originally released as two different C30 cassettes on US labels Cause And Effect and Ladd-Frith. If you want more Human Flesh :
The Third Human Attempt
The 35th Human Attempt

Tracklist :

A1. Ideal Ideas / Idol Ideas (2:04)
A2. Miniature (1:17)
A3. This Is A Slow, Slow World (1:59)
A4. Wide-Opened Eyes (In The Dark) (2:46)
A5. Basical Colours (First Part) (1:19)
A6. Sonic Delirium (3:42)
A7. Basical Colours (Second Part) (1:18)
A8. Why Are You Bleeding ? (3:53)
A9. And My Love Letters Are Rotting In The Dust (2:10)
A10. Friends (2:06)
A11. Arabesque (2:37)
A12. Weak End (2:52)
B1. First Day (14:36)
B2. Second Day (14:23)


Thursday, February 5, 2009

Van Kaye & Ignit - With A Little Help...

Cassette, C40
Label : Ding Dong Tapes & Records, The Netherlands, 1984

Second and last cassette by experimental synth-pop duo Van Kaye & Ignit, featuring Edward Ka-Spel and Portion Control, amongst others.
Their first cassette, later rereleased on LP, can be downloaded here.

Tracklist :

A1. Tense
A2. First Crap: Laughing
A3. Lazy
A4. Second Crap: Boiled Bananas
A5. Lyin' In State
A6. Third Crap: Practising
A7. Stroll
A8. Fourth Crap: Sneeze-Dub
A9. O.K. Boy, You're On!
A10. Right-Left
B1. A Slice Of The Action
B2. Good Morning
B3. One More Crap
B4. Eddy Hits Drollywood
B5. Last Crap
B6. L'Enfance Perdue
B7. Something Special For The Northwest
B8. Resistant
B9. Running The End


Monday, February 2, 2009

Various Artists - Cadavres Exquis

Cassette, C90
Label : Chimik Communications, Canada, 1984
Limited edition of 150 numbered copies

That cassette compilation is surprising, as it features famous artists (Bene Gesserit, Konstruktivits, The Legendary Pink Dots, Nurse With Wound, P16.D4) as well as many names who have never appeared anywhere else.
It contains a minimal but wonderful version of "Flesh Parade", one of my favourite tracks by The Legendary Pink Dots / Edward Ka-Spel.

Tracklist :

A1. Fat - A Rising Damp (Live) (3:09)
A2. P16 D4 - Buergerliche Illusion (1:52)
A3. Seppuku Gala - Dead Dogs Don't Talk (Live) (4:00)
A4. Moisan - Wayback Drive (4:04)
A5. Human Flesh - Reds (16th Human Attempt) (2:58)
A6. O 39 - Screenplay (2:52)
A7. Antoine Williams - Mini-Korg In Tape Loop (2:01)
A8. As Slow Rivers Attain The Power Of The Sand Glass - As Slow Rivers.. (3:59)
A9. Stress Factor - The Price Is Right (Pt.1) (4:04)
A10. Bene Gesserit & Vankaye & Ignit - Beach (4:41)
A11. Legendary Pink Dots - Flesh Parade (5:30)
A12. The Red Shift Sub Unit - Corridors Of Sorrow (6:51)
B1. Nurse With Wound - Zappo - Leon VII (5:42)
B2. Blind Hunters - Into Agonizing Madness (2:02)
B3. Konstruktivits - Shadows Of White Sand (4:42)
B4. Iaf - Ia12 (The Effect Of Soil Moisture Ôn Sôrghüm Growth) (4:21)
B5. Sylvie And Babs - Call Me Bunny (2:40)
B6. Legendary Pink Dots - The End Of The World As We Know It (12:07)
B7. Blind Hunters - Pauvre Dr. Bernard (Pt.1) (1:56)
B8. Blind Hunters - Pauvre Dr. Bernard (Pt.2) (2:10)
B9. Human Remains - Human Remains (7:22)