Archive | March, 2012

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RAYMILLAND-Recordings ’79-’81

RAYMILLAND-Recordings ’79-’81 Collected recordings of this legendary St. Louis band. Raymilland were scheduled to open for Joy Division on their first American tour which was cancelled due to unforeseen circumstances (ie Ian’s suicide). Imagine the way it might have been…if only. No Good Trying Climate She’s Got Medals  Lots/Lost Overhead Talk Distant View Talk  High and Wide […]

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CHROME- Live “On Broadway” (1981)

CHROME- Live “On Broadway” (Cassette 1981) Was going to finish off with Red Exposure when we came across this fantastic blog dedicated to the work of Chrome and Helios Creed. Enjoy Intro/Insect Human Insect Human cont. Out Of Reach Brain On Scan Blood On The Moon Pulsating Android/Jam Innervacuum Perfumed Metal Armageddon Future Ghosts

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Chrome- Alien Soundtracks (1977)

Chrome- Alien Soundtracks (1977) A year later, but still recorded on 1/2″ in Damon’s bedroom. Rumor has it was intended as the soundtrack to a sci-fi porn flick that never happened. Turn On Chromosome Damage The Monitors All Data Lost SS Cygni Nova Feedback Pigmies in Zee Park Slip it to the Android Pharoah Chromium […]

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Chrome – The Visitation (1976)

Chrome – The Visitation (1976) Freshman release from this West Coast ensemble- oozing with DIY goodness.  Who would have thought they could maintain this intensity for 4 full length releases? Tune in. How Many Years Too Soon Raider Return To Zanzibar Caroline Riding You Kinky Lover Sun Control My Time To Live Memory Cords Over […]

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Ike Yard – A Second A Fact – 1982

Ike Yard was founded in 1979 in New York. Members are Stuart Argabright, Kenny Compton (bass/vocals), Fred Szymanski (synthesizers/ programming) & Michael Diekmann (guitar). Together they recorded for labels like Disques du Crépuscule and Factory. Ike Yard dissolved at the beginning of 1983. Being the first band to be signed to Factory Records’ American division, […]