Live In Chicago And San Francisco: Always Leave 'Em Wanting Less (1997)
Live From 1996 Tour
Recorded at WNUR, Evanston, Illinois; Bottom Of The Hill, San Francisco, California; The Empty Bottle, Chicago, Illinois.
Personnel: Rich Stim (vocals, horns); Dale Sophiea (vocals); Jim Hrabetin, Bruce Anderson (guitar); Marc Weinstein (drums).
Audio Mixers: Dale Sophiea; Steve Silverstein; ...
||State Of The Union (1996) |
Track Listing: DISC 1: Hymn; Dear Friend; Life is Shorter; Politica; Ayurveda; America, It Was a Beautiful Idea; Indians Not Taxed and Others; Not Me; Covalence; Treveler, The; Prolongate; Through a Tube; Why I Don't Like Wyoming; Kitsch; Hogswash; Subsector ...
Uncensored/Oral Fixation (1996)
Atavistic reissued Lydia Lunch's 1985 album The Uncensored Lydia Lunch (which had previously only been available on cassette) on CD in 1997, with the 1989 live album Oral Fixation added as a bonus. ~ Stephen Thomas Erlewine
Recorded between October 1984 ...
Gerry Miles (1996)
Gerry Miles is a project of New York avant-garde guitarist Alan Licht, formerly of the Blue Humans and Run On, who, throughout the '90s, produced music as diverse as indie guitar pop, minimalism, free improvisation, and noise, and worked with ...
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Millennium Music (1998)
Predating 1999's millennial fever by over a year, Experimental Audio Research's MILLENNIUM MUSIC is an hour-long album consisting of three tracks, the lengthy "Delysid" and "Digitana," and the relatively brief "The Enigma Coda." Through previous E.A.R. releases have included contributions ...
||8 Eyed Spy|
8 Eyed Spy (1997)
Lydia Lunch, member of defunct late-70s punk/no wave band Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, was known for an extreme, often confrontational style. In between Teenage Jesus and the beginning of her solo career, she formed 8-Eyed Spy, a band that ...
Crescent Makes Their Mysterious Prescence Felt Once Again This Year With Now, The Full-Length Follow Up To Their Brilliant Self Titled Atavistic Ep Released Earlier This Spring.
Although Diehards May Have Found Now As An Expensive & Elusive Imp
After a string ...
||God Is My Co-Pilot|
Best of God Is My Co-Pilot (1996)
A Brilliant Compilation Of 7" Things In Particular From
Several Seasons Of God-Co's Outlandish Efforts, The Best
Of God-Co Is A Fine Intro To This Great Band's Work... Or A Necessary Compendium Of Rare Import Tracks For Their Many Diehard ...
||Cia Via Ufo to Mercury (1997) |
Although Atavistic is best known in most musical circles for their pioneering free jazz releases and reissues, the label has always maintained a strong sideline in noise rock. The live compilation CIA Via UFO To Mercury was originally released as ...
||Bride Of No No|
B.O.N.N. Apetit! (2000)
B.O.N.N. Apétit! marked the return of Azita, the frontwoman of the mid-'90s avant-punk group The Scissor Girls, to the music scene with a new band, Bride of No No. This group picks up where the Scissor Girls ended, but it ...
Shotgun Wedding (1991)
Along with the SHOTGUN WEDDING album, this 1999 reissue contains a live album previously unreleased in North America that was recorded at Amsterdam's Paradiso Club in 1993.
Lydia Lunch first attracted the attention of punk and new wave audiences in the ...
ARC, Vol. 2: The Seventies (1972 - 79) (1997)
Several of Elliott Sharp's earliest recordings are included on this Atavistic compilation, before he moved to New York and became a part of that city's fertile Downtown scene. The tracks on ARC, Vol. 2 show that Sharp was thinking along ...
ARC, Vol. 3: Cyberpunk and the Virtual Stance (1998)
ARC 3: CYBERPUNK AND THE VIRTUAL STANCE compiles previously unreleased material, original scores and out of print recordings from 1984 to 1988.
ARC, Vol. 3: Cyberpunk and the Virtual Stance collects recordings made between 1984 and 1988, all dedicated to exploring ...
||Magical Power Mako|
Music From Heaven (1981)
Recorded and released in 1981, immediately following the rather disappointing Welcome to Earth, Music from Heaven was Magical Power Mako's creative breakthrough. The Japanese guitarist's earlier work, while fitfully intriguing, had felt somewhat derivative of British and German progressive rockers ...
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Blue Dot (1997)
Track Listing: Blue Dot; Blue Dot II; Gothicthic; Gothicthic II; Mako Drum; Ukawa Miming;
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Trance Resonance (1997)
Track Listing: Magical Power Mako / Tetsuaki Hirata / Toshiya Tsunoda / Tatsuhiko Asano / Kohji Hiruta / Kyohko Toshimori / Lena Kobayashi / Mari Tamaki / Hiroyuki Tamba / Hiroshi Suzuki Bass / Minako Nakamura / Gallardo Miranda Genaro / Taiji Gotoh Dance / Sayaka;
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Low Pop Diamonds (1998)
The Fourth Release In Atavistic's Magical Power Mako Series Is Perhaps The Most Unusual Yet, And Certainly The First Remotely Grounded In "Reality".
From Nigel Harris' Liner Notes:
"Along With Far East Family Band, Cosmos Factory And Flower Travellin' Band, Multi-Instrumentalist ...
Swans Are Dead: Live 1995-1997 (1998)
Perhaps fittingly, given the huge amount of live CDs and recordings put out by Swans during their lifetime and even after, this, the band's final statement, captures performances from the last two touring lineups of the band, from 1995's Great ...
Crimes Against Nature (1994)
Cactus Cafe, Austin, Texas in September 1992; Berlin, Germany in April 1990.
Lydia Lunch, known for her extreme, often confrontational style, uses her disturbingly erotic atonal voice to give an even darker edge to lyrics that focus on violent sexual themes. ...
||Eyesore: A Stab At The Residents (1996) |
An excellent tribute to the Residents released by California's Vaccination Records, this collection features reworks and covers by artists who stay faithful to the spirit of Residents' pomp and wackiness. It's a who's-who cast of underground, indie, and all-around under-appreciated ...
Communicating for Influence (2000)
When a band goes out of its way to make its name unpronounceable (and, for that matter, unspellable), and then devotes the entirety of its debut album cover art to a sendup of corporate mission statements, it would be easy ...
||Sun City Girls|
Torch Of The Mystics (1990)
Originally released on Majora Records. Includes liner notes by Charles Gocher.
Widely considered the experimental Arizona trio's career high point, mixing guitar explorations and world influences.
Liner Note Author: Charles Gocher.
Live From Soundscape (1994) (Import) Japan
Recorded live at Soundscape, New York, New York on October 16, 1981. Includes liner notes by Steve Lake.
Personnel: Fred Frith (guitar); Bill Laswell (electric bass); David Moss , Malcolm Miller, Charles K. Noyes (percussion); Michael Beinhorn (electronics).
Audio Remixer: Bill Laswell ...
Kaitai Teki Kokan: New Direction (2000) (Import) Japan
This recording dating from 1970 is duo free improvisation from two of the Japanese avant-garde music scene's most vital practitioners. Both have since passed on and left some of the most challenging music in the world of post- jazz improvisation. ...
Flutter Bys (1995)
Die Warzau members Jim Marcus and Van Christie sidestepped industrial for this side project including jazz, Eastern musics and a wide range of percussion. Jan Jansen contributes vocals. ~ John Bush
Oxygiene 23 includes: Jim Marcus.