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VOD73 Portion Control Progress Report 7Lp-Metal Box

This 7Lp-MetalBox with 60-page Book and T-Shirt & DVD is an ultimate collection of the Godfathers of Electronic Body Music, Hard Rythmic Electronics & Minimal Synth

Portion Control’s Work from 1980-1983 contains all official released and even unreleased Tapes on their own POR CON – Label incl. Gaining Momentum, Dining on the fresh, Private Illusions I&II, Video Soundtrack, Progress Report and more obscure and unreleased tracks from Portion Controls Archiv plus Compilation-Tracks as well as the releases on In Phaze Records With Mixed Emotions, Surface and been seen, I Staggered Mentally and Third Mind Release A-Mag/Shot in the Belly and the highly searched for „Assault“-Tape. Members-Editions will be accompanied by a 6-Track EP with tracks from their their first Tape „A Fair Portion“. The Heavy Box is accompanied by a 60-page Book full of memorabilia and photos dated 80-83. Also included is a DVD with self-made Videos from the V-Mag-Archive, all dated back between 81-83. A true classic release and a definate Must for every serious collector and listener to Minimal-Wave/Synth and EBM Music.

 


TRACKLISTING:

LP1A: MC: Gaining momentum (1981) IP.001: (Por Con. 002)

1. Retreating again (1:28)

2. In Pursuit of Excellence (1:54)

3. Diving (2:53)

4. Justify Treason (2:35)

5. Shame (of a Burden) (4:57)

6. Preach (5:13) (also on V/A „Rupert preaching at a Picnic“ LP. Nov.1980)

7. Brix (3:45)

8. Valuable Commodity (2:50)

9. Toffee toffee (2:54)

LP1 B: MC: Dining On The Fresh. (1981) Tape + 7" flexidisc (Por Con 003/004)

10. Better place (2:31)

11. Wippy dippy dappy do! (2:34)12. Untitled. (3:07)

13. Sweet Julia (new version). (1:33)14. Across the fence. (2:31) (from Flexidisc)

15. All of my time. (2:39) (from Flexidisc)

Notes: originally Released in an envelope which contains: Cassette: Flexidisc: Posters: a Badge and a Balloon.

EP/Vinyl Surface And Be Seen: (1982) In Phaze Music: (Por Con. 006)

16. Spinola (blotch). (1:24)

17. Terror leads to better days. (3:28)

18. Simple as abc. (3:40)

19. Monstrous bulk. (1:07)

20. He is a barbarian. (3:49)

Notes: alreday releases as 12“ on In Phaze Records, 1982

LP2A MC: Private illusions No.1 (1981) ( Por Con 005)

1.) Cats on a hot tin Roof (1:37)

2.) Double Vision (2:38)

3.) Power Studge and Crust (2:34)

4.) White Cubes (2:22)

5.) The Mote In Gods Eye (2:01)

6.) Go for the Throat (2:13)

7.) Slim Waters (2:38)

8.) Experiment Stress Project (2:10)

9.) Torrid Tale (2:00)

10.) Rough Trooper (1:19)

11.) Kiss Kiss (2:42)

Notes: Tape has only been given to a few friends and press-people

LP2B MC Private illusions No.2 (1982) (Por Con 007)

12.) Cross Section (3:48)

13.) Pressure is High (3:48)

14.) Stress Project (Gong) (1:27)

15.) Terror leads to better days (Party Mix / on V/A Zink) (4:00)

16.) So plastic so pathetic (1:33)

17.) Peacock / Catch PH / (3:21)

18.) Drowning Man (Inst.) (1:28)

19.) Cordiality (1:41)

20.) Based in Tripoli (SIlence)1:54)

21.) As a Consequence (2:04)

22.) Untitled (Short) (0:38)

23.) Catch Phrase (Live) (2:10)

24.) Tongue (1:27)

Notes: unreleased up to this date

Lp3: LP: I Staggered Mentally (1982) (In Phaze Music CP0073A)

1.) He Is Patriotic (3:08)

2.) Out Of Order (3:44)

3.) Plateau Stage (4:12)

4.) All Present And Correct (3:30)

5.) Karsic (3:21)

3B: I Staggered Mentally (1982)

6.) Sex Crimes (4:28)

7.) Sure Is Kinda Spooky (2:29)

8.) Mass Disorder (5:00)

9.) Fiends (3:20)

10.) Sort Out (recorded live at DD Disc in Holland) (3:06)

Notes: Already released on In Phaze Records, 1982

LP4A MC: With mixed emotion (1982) In Phaze Records

1. Simulate sensual 2.45

2. Held Back 3.41

3. Come Alive 2.31

4. Le Crunch 3.35

5. One Choice 2.56

6. Moving Towards A Waste 2.35 )

7. New Phase 3.22

8. Return to Situation 2:17

Lp4B MC: A-MAG /Shot in the belly 1980-1983 (1983) Third Mind. TMT.07:

09. Glamour 1:40

10. Kicked in the head 2:29

11. Strapped down 2:05

12. Suck and blow 3:20

13. Pump pulse 2:55

14. Sentenced To Die 4:48

15. Heavy sex 1:22

16. Stabbed in the back 4:57

17. Electrotechnik 3:40

18. Return to version 2:30

Notes: Songs from 1980-83. Tracks 2:7-10 : P&C In Phaze Tracks 1:5:9:10: "Pump" video extracts. Track 7: recorded live in Groningen (Holland): 26.09.82

LP5A Video soundtrack (1982) (Por Con 008) (28,53)

SOUNDTRACK 1: 1:29 SOUNDTRACK 2: 0:57

SOUNDTRACK 3: 2:12 SOUNDTRACK 4: 1:23

SOUNDTRACK 5: 1:15 SOUNDTRACK 6: 1:04

SOUNDTRACK 7: 2:04 SOUNDTRACK 8: 1:23

SOUNDTRACK 9: 1:25 SOUNDTRACK 10: 1:17

SOUNDTRACK 11: 2:52 SOUNDTRACK 12: 1:52

SOUNDTRACK 13: 8:54

Notes: never officially released. Audiotacks taken from various Betamax-Tapes

LP5B Assault (86) ALL1 (For All and None). LM 001 Hilversum 1982

1. He is patriotic (3:54)

2. Sure is kinda spooky (2:34)

3. Sex crimes (4:30)

4. Out of order (3:39)

5. Sex drive (2:06)

6. Plateau stage (3:03)

7. All present and correct (2:43)

8. Mass disorder (5:09)

9. Sort out (3:15)

Notes: This is NOT a Live-Recording as mentioned in several discographies

LP6A: A Selection of unreleased, demos, obscurities and alternative Versions

1.) Can you hear me (4:00)

2.) Simple as ABC(3:03)

3.) You got what you got (3:13)

4.) Collapse (3:20)

5.) He is a barbarian (instr.) 3:53

6.) Documentary Song (3:55)

7.) You will hate this song John (2:02)

8.) Return to Situation (Mix) (2:28)

9.) Box (Instrumental) (2:53)

6B A Selection of Compilations-Tracks 1981-1983

8.) Sweet Julia (on V/A The Tempest. Cassette September 1981) (1:51)

9.)The Pressure is High (on V/A Zink Zampler (ZN01 LIKV 4002) 4/81) (3:23)

10.) Bombay Cid (on Portion Controls Simulate Sensual Lp) (3:03)

11.) If I could Spit (on Portion Controls Simulate Sensual Lp) (2:46)

12.) Chew you to bits / Shoot Your Enemy No. 1 (on V/A Alchemy, Sterile Rec) (3:57)

13.) Realapse (on V/A Pluralism By Jupiter Expression 1983 (2:05)

14.) Crash Weight Gain (on V/A Rising from the red sand 3) Third Mind 1983 (3:06)

15.) Collapsed (on V/A Three Times A Day K7 Finger In The Dike 1982) (2:27)

16.) Bite My Head (on V/A Rising from the red sand 2 Third Mind Rec. 1982 (3:13)

17.) Shift and Shuffle (on V/A Insane music for insane people Vol.2. 1982) (5:00 edit)

7A Progress Report 80-82

1.) Spinola from Madeira (0:59)

2.) 3000 Pounds (1:39)

3.) Drowning Man (Vocals!!!) (1:35)

4.) Tea Party (0:51)

5.) Tribute to Gnat (1:26)

6.) Bassline to Barbarian (3:23)

7.) Firstman (2:03)

8.) First Funk (1:40)

9.) A Body Thrown / Cashed (1:58)

10.) Terror leads to better days (Inst. Version) (2:45)

11.) Buried Treasures Remain (2:00)

12.) Untitled (1:02)

13.) Mambo (3:49)

7B Progress Report 80-82

14.) Repartause (1:23)

15.) Mambo Mambo 2 (2:49)

16.) Documentary (mix) (4:50)

17.) Outro-no name (0:30)

18.) Slim Waters no vocal (2:58)

19.) Untitled (2:34)

20.) Kiss Kiss 1(2:18)

21.) Go for Throat (fast version) (1:31)

22.) Dissection (2:14)

23.) Paris in Spring (2:26)

24.) Power Studge and Crust (2:42) (different version)

25.) Intro (2:54)

BONUS 7“ A selection of „A Fair Portion“ (1980) LM001 / Por Con 001)

A1: Belvedere (3:00)

A2: 2 down see 4 crossd 2:40)

A3: Wippy Dippy Dappy Do (2:44)

B1:Arsenic and Old Lace (4:30)

B2: Wahhh (2:02)

B3: 20 Leagues (2:20)

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