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VOD127: V/A: "Official Guide to Scottish Minimal/Synth 1979-1983" 7 LP box w.7"ich set 94,99 Euro (79,82 Euro outside EU) (RELEASE MID MAY)

with Klingons, 100% Man Made Fibre, DC3, Final Program, Dick Tracy, Inter CIty Static, Al Robertson

This is the ultimate Anthology of Scottish Minimal Synth based around electronic mastermind Alistair Robertson and all his early 80's solo or band-projects such as The Written Text, DC3, Al Robertson, The Klingons, 100% Man Made Fibre, Inter City Static
 
Also included are his collaborations and participation with other Scottish musicians and their projects such as Mario D'Agostino and Richie Turnbull and their projects Dick Tracy and Final Program.
 
Glasgow-based Alistair Robertson started producing synth based-music in the late 70's.
In 1980 he was running his own tape Label called Synthetic Tapes which released several of his projects under different names such as DC3, The Written Text and The Klingons.
 
At the same time he shortly joined Richie Turnbull's Stirling based Band FInal Program.
 
In late 1980 he got to know Ian Dobson (Those Little Aliens) of the superb Flowmotion Label (previously known as 341 Image) and wrote several articles for Ian's early Flowmotion magazines which also resulted in the release of a solo tape "The Axe gets Axed" in 1981 as well as a collaboration cassette with Ian Dobson under the name Inter City Static.
 
WIth support of Mario D'Agostino who produced music under the name Dick Tracy Roberston produced a second Klingons tape to be released on Synthetic Tapes. The Tape got licensed to David Elliot's (Pump, MFH) famous York House Recordings / YHR-Tape-Label for re-release in 1982 (YHR022)
 
During this time-period (and once more, with assistance of Mario D'Agostino) Alistair began producing solid minimal/synth-Pop-music under the moniker 100% Man Made Fibre;
 
From this 2-year period (late 81 to late 83) just one highly sought after 7"inch called "Green for Go" was officially released on Backshop Records / UK. Meanwhile Alistair produced enough fantastic pieces to fill 3 full lenght LPs which are presented here as part of the 7Lp-Set
 
After 12 months of planning, going through endless reels of recording, restoring and mastering all those hidden treasures described and listed above have now become a reality and are available as this great exciting and outstanding 7Lp-Box-Set
 

LP1 KLINGONS: Beamed Down by Starship Enterprise (1980) Analog Digital (1981)

Lp1A: KLINGONS - Beamed Down by Starship Enterprise 1980, Synthetic Tape, August 1980 (27:59 minutes)

A1 Temptation 5:12

A2 Metaphase 2:41

A3 Interphase 2:28

A4 Mitosis 4:43

A5 Wake me up for world war 3  3:08

A6 Searching 4:15

A7 Overkill 3:13  

A8 Telephase (Edit) 2:15

Lp1B: KLINGONS - Analog Digital 1981 (Synthetic Tape 010, July 1981, re-released as YHR22, 1982) (26:20)

B1 Society  5:16

B2 R.A.M.  5:30

B3 Analog - Digital  3:52 

B4 Confusion  4:33 

B5 P.C.M.  3:50

B6 A. Survivor  3:16 

 

LP2 DICK TRACY Wrist Radio Demo (1981/82) NEW STATUS

Lp2A: Dick Tracy Wrist Radio Demo (previously unreleased) (22:00 min)

LP2 DICK TRACY Wrist Radio Demo (1981/82) NEW STATUS

Lp2A: Dick Tracy Wrist Radio Demo (previously unreleased) (22:14 min)

A1 Debutante 2:09

A2 First Love 2:14

A3 Hands Off 2:23

A4 Dragon of Purity 3:27

A5 Think of You 3:56

A6 Nightcaller 3:16

A7 Stereotype 4:40

Lp2B: Dick Tracy Wrist Radio Demo (previously unreleased) (22:00 min)


B1 Take your Love and run 2:10

B2 Push the Button 2:33

B3 Child's Play  2:00

B4 Give it Up 3:06

B5 Nightmare 3:16

B6 Arms Race 2:56

B7 She's so Random 3:54

 

LP3 AL ROBERTSON The Axe Gets Axed, 1981 / THE DC 3 Coherent Noise 1979/80:

Lp3A: Al Robertson "The Axe Gets Axed", Flowmotion ART06, 1981 (27:40)

A1: Action Replay 3:55

A2: XL=2FL 4:23

A3: Room 301 5:00

A4: Know Answers 3:32

A5: Dignity of Labour 3:30

A6: Reactance 6:26

A7: Music for Radio 0:52

Lp3B: AL Robertson as The DC3, Coherent Noise 1979/80 (Synthetic Tape, 1980) (27:55)

B1: ADSR 3:58

B2: Echo Beat 6:45

B3: Monochromatic 6:08

B4: Positive Feedback 5:44 

B5: 24 Hours 5:18

 

LP4  FINAL PROGRAM Demos 81/82 / INTER CITY STATIC Love Amongst the Mannequins, 1981

LP4A: FINAL PROGRAM Demos  & Compilation-Tracks from 1981/82  (25:16)

A1 Mechanical Dancing (Demo) 3:50

A2 Phase One (Demo) 2:34

A3 Videomatic (Demo) 4:03

A4 Zero G  (Demo) 3:46

A5 Don't call me lacy (Demo) 2:49

A6 Cure for Cancer 2:22 (on V/A Horrorbox, TRAX 0282)

A7 Phase One 2:36 (on V/A Technodeath, TRAX1281, 1981)

A8 Videophab 3:08 (on V/A Sunset Gun Audiozine No.1, 1981)
 

LP4B: INTER CITY STATIC "Love Among The Mannequins (Flowmotion ART03, 1981) (27:58)

B1:   Venus Smiles 2:25

B2:  Soft Geometry 4:12 

B3:  Unknown 2 6:01

B4: Fractured Smile 4:25 

B5:  The Dream Scenario 4:46

B6: Robing of the Bride 6:09

 

LP5  100% MAN MADE FIBRE (previously unreleased) 1981-83

Lp5A: 100% Man Made Fibre (previously unreleased)   (26:26 Min)

A1 Cold Light 4:34

A2 Fantasy   5:57

A3 Sweet little dreams 3:57

A4 Hologram Love 3:59 

A5 MCMLXXXI 4:10

A6 Eyes 3:46

Lp5B: 100% Man Made Fibre (previously unreleased)  (25:25 Min)

B1: Confusion (Demo) 4:21

B2: Something Wrong 3:59

B3: New Wave 4:15

B4: Green for Go (Demo) 2:43

B5: Video Camera 4:00

B6: What you are doing to me 4:16

B7 Do Something (early Demo) 1:53

 

LP6  100% MAN MADE FIBRE (previously unreleased) 1981-83

Lp6A: 100% Man Made Fibre (previously unreleased) (26:30 min)

A1: This CIty 4:53

A2: Green for Go (Demo 1) 3:46 

A3: One Way Street 7:08

A4: Sahara 3:54

A5: Say Those Words 3:04

A6: Green for Go 3:48

Lp6B: 100% Man Made Fibre (previously unreleased) (26:23 min)

B1: Sovereignity 5:18

B2: Temptation 5:12

B3: The Answer 5:25

B4: Visions of Love 5:44

B5: Dreamworld 4:42

 

LP7: 100% MAN MADE FIBRE previously unreleased and Green for Go

LP7A: 100% Man Made Fibre previously unreleased (29:59)
A1: German Voices 4:22

A2: Green for Go 3:00 (from 100% Handmade Fibre 7"inch)

A3: Confusion 4:22 (from 100% Handmade Fibre 7"inch)
A4: Instrumental 3:08

A5: Aeroplanes 4:51

A6: New Day 5:09

A7: Instrumental 2 3:02


LP7B: 100% Man Made Fibre previously unreleased (27:54)

B1: Video Camera (Backing Track) 3:14

B2: RAM (early version) 1:02

B3: Fantasy (early version) 2:26

B4: Centurians (early Version) 3:55

B5: Love will tear us apart 2:58

B6: Escape 2:28

B7: New Day (early Version) 4:55

B8: We know the Truth 4:18

B9: Music for Video 2:36

 

BONUS 7":  RUN RUN (PEOPLES MARATHON) / THE WRITTEN TEXT (EXTRACTS)
"from Music that doesn't exist" (Synthetic Tape SIN002, 1979/80)

A1: Run Run (Peoples Marathon) 5:26 min (exclusive Track for TV-Documentary on 1982-Marathon)

A2: Music that Doesn't Exist Part II-I (3:45 min)

B1: Music that Doesn't Exist Part I (8:25 min)
94,99 € incl. MwSt plus shipping
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