Tony Conrad (42) Various - The Wire 20 1982 - 2002: Audio Issue
Various - The Wire 20 1982 - 2002: Audio Issue
Label: Mute Records Ltd.
Catalog#: CD STUMM 220
Format: 3 x CD, Compilation
Released: 18 Nov 2002
Genre: Electronic, Jazz, Non-Music, Reggae
Style: Spoken Word, Free Jazz, Abstract, Free Improvisation, Dub, Experimental
Credits: Artwork By [Art Direction, Design], Photography - Non-Format
Compiled By, Other [Liner Notes] - Tony Herrington
Mastered By - Tony Dixon
Notes: 1-01 originally released in 1974 on Scraps (Saravah LP).
1-02 originally featured on the soundtrack to Enzo G Castellari's 1971 Italian thriller, Gli Occhi Freddi Della Paura (aka The Cold Eyes Of Fear).
1-03 originally released in 1990 on the Shock 45 7" single "Scope"/ "Wrong Eye".
1-04 originally released in 1997 on Egress (Anomalous Records).
1-05 originally released in 1994 on Buried Dreams (Beyond CD/MC).
1-06 originally released in 1975 on a Prophets 7" single.
1-07 originally released in 1998 on the Mego 7" single, Fennesz Plays.
1-08 originally released in 1975 on DIVerso n.2 (Cramps LP).
1-09 originally released on Bali Traditional Musicians: A Suite Of Tropical Music And Sound (World Network CD).
1-10 originally released on the 1981 Zick Zack double 7" single, "Kalte Sterne".
1-11 is an excerpt of the full 20:31 version of "After Rapidly Circling The Plaza" which was originally released in 1967 on AMMMUSIC (Elektra LP).
1-12 originally released in 1978 on a Rebel 7" single and a Ze 12" single.
1-13 originally released in 1982 on 2X45 (Rough Trade double 12").
1-14 originally released in 1993 on the Table Of The Elements 7" single, "The Pyre Of Angus Was In Kathmandu"/"The Death Of The Composer Was In 1962".
1-15 is an alternative mix to that featured on the 1997 Soul Static Sound 12" "Vandal (Final Phase)"/"Larson".
1-16 originally released in 1996 on Croolyn Dub Consortium: Certified Dope Volume 2 (WordSound CD).
1-17 originally released in 1972 on the Nigerian 7" single, "Shenshema (Parts 1 & 2)".
2-01 originallly released in 1973 on Fanfare For The Warriors (Atlantic LP).
2-02 originally released in 1986 on EVOL (Blast First LP).
2-03 originally released in 2001 on Masses (Thirsty Ear CD).
2-04 originally released in 1981 on Deceit (Rough Trade LP).
2-05 originally released in 1997 on the Duophonic Super 45s 12".
2-06 originally released in 1977 on Parallèles (Davantage LP).
2-07 originally released in 1971 on The Solar-Myth Approach Vol 2 (BYG/Actuel LP).
2-08 was commissioned by David Moss and Frank Hoffman for US EAR: The New Music Review For Radio and aired via satellite to public radio stations across the US in 1986.
2-09 originally released in 1958 on The 25-Year Retrospective Concert Of The Music Of John Cage (Avakian 3 LP set).
2-10 originally released in 2001 on Improvised Music From Japan (Improvised Music From Japan 10 CD box set).
2-11 originally released in 1995 on Post (One Little Indian CD).
2-12 is an excerpt from the piece titled "I Of IV" which was originally released in 1967 on New Sounds In Electronic Music (Odyssey LP).
3-01 originally released in Jamaica in 1972 on a Mafia 7" single, and in the UK on the Duke 7" single, Vin Gordon "Evil Spirit"/Keith Hudson "Satan Side".
3-02 originally composed and performed for the Paris 1963 production of Ken Dewey's experimental theatre piece, The Gift.
3-03 originally released in 1986 on Break Through In Grey Room (Sub Rosa LP).
3-04 originally released in 1978 on Suicide (Red Star LP).
3-05 originally released in 1998 on Supersilent 4 (Rune Grammofon CD).
3-06 originally released in 1995 on Vakio (Blast First CD).
3-07 originally released in 1980 on the Mute 7" single, "Kebabträume".
3-08 originally released in 1973 on Lawrence Of Newark (Perception LP).
3-09 originally released in 1998 on Wave Train: Music From 1959 To 1968 (Alga Marghen CD).
3-10 originally released in 1995 on The Caution Appears (Les Disques Du Soleil Et De L'Acier CD).
3-11 originally released in 1972 on Infinity (Impulse! LP).
3-12 originally released in 1967 on the re-recorded version of Death Chants, Breakdowns And Military Waltzes (Takoma LP).
3-13 originally released in 1998 on Malediction And Prayer (Mute CD).
1-01 Steve Lacy The Wire (5:12)
Bass, Cello - Kent Carter
Cello - Irene Aebi
Percussion, Flute - Kenneth Tyler
Piano, Organ [Organette] - Michael Smith (14)
Producer - Pierre Barouh
Saxophone [Alto, Soprano, Tenor] - Steve Potts
Saxophone [Soprano], Bells [Small] - Steve Lacy
1-02 Ennio Morricone With Gruppo di Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza Seguita (3:12)
Orchestrated By - Ennio Morricone
Performer - Gruppo di Improvvisazione Nuova Consonanza
1-03 Coil Wrong Eye (5:54)
Drums - Charles Hayward
Performer - John Balance , Otto Avery , Peter Christopherson , Stephen Thrower
Vocals - Rose McDowall
1-04 Hands To Egress (Excerpt) (4:11)
Performer, Producer - Jeph Jerman
1-05 David Toop & Max Eastley Buried Dreams (5:22)
Electronics, Sampler, Producer - David Toop
Performer [Sound Sculpture] - Max Eastley
1-06 King Tubby & Vivian Jackson Tubby's Vengeance (2:57)
Mixed By - King Tubby
Producer - Vivian Jackson
1-07 Fennesz Don't Talk (Put Your Head On My Shoulder) (4:08)
Performer - Christian Fennesz*
Producer - Nono (4)
1-08 Derek Bailey M 5 (2:41)
Performer - Derek Bailey
1-09 Bali Traditional Musicians Cockfight / Trance In Paksabali And Kesiman / Gamelan Beleganjur (5:30)
Recorded By, Producer - Rika Reissler , Wolfgang Hamm
1-10 Einstürzende Neubauten Pygmäen (1:20)
Performer, Producer - Blixa Bargeld , FM Einheit* , Endruh Unruh*
1-11 AMM After Rapidly Circling The Plaza (Excerpt) (6:33)
Cello, Accordion, Clarinet, Electronics [Transistor Radio] - Lawrence Sheaff
Guitar [Electric], Electronics [Transistor Radio] - Keith Rowe
Percussion - Eddie Prévost
Piano, Cello, Electronics [Transistor Radio] - Cornelius Cardew
Saxophone [Tenor], Violin - Lou Gare
1-12 Mars (4) 11,000 Volts (3:31)
Mastered By [Reprocessed By] - JG Thirlwell*
Performer - China Burg , Mark Cunningham , Nancy Arlen , Sumner Crane
1-13 Cabaret Voltaire Breathe Deep (5:16)
Bass, Vocals, Percussion - Stephen Mallinder
Drums, Percussion - Alan Fish*
Guitar, Saxophone, Clarinet, Synthesizer - Richard H. Kirk
Organ [Vox Continental], Tape - Chris Watson
1-14 Tony Conrad With Faust The Death Of The Composer Was In 1962 (3:12)
Performer - Jean-Herve Peron* , Rudolph Sosna* , Tony Conrad , Werner Diermaier
1-15 Designer Vandal (5:13)
Performer, Producer - Casey Rice , John Herndon
1-16 Torture Soaking Bodies In Dub (2:57)
Producer, Mixed By - Torture
1-17 Fela Kuti Shenshema (9:08)
Performer - Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Nigeria 70*
2-01 Art Ensemble Of Chicago, The Illistrum (8:13)
Performer - Don Moye* , Joseph Jarman , Lester Bowie , Malachi Favors , Muhal Richard Abrams , Roscoe Mitchell
Producer - Michael Cuscuna
2-02 Sonic Youth Expressway To Yr Skull (7:03)
Performer - Kim Gordon , Lee Ranaldo , Steve Shelley , Thurston Moore
Producer - Martin Bisi , Sonic Youth
2-03 Spring Heel Jack & Blue Series Continuum, The Salt (4:44)
Double Bass - William Parker
Drums - Guillermo E. Brown
Performer [Instruments] - Ashley Wales , John Coxon
Piano - Matthew Shipp
Saxophone [Soprano] - Evan Parker
2-04 This Heat Paper Hats (5:58)
Performer, Producer - Charles Bullen , Charles Hayward , Gareth Williams
2-05 Nurse With Wound & Stereolab Simple Headphone Mind (10:40)
Engineer - David Kenny , Matt Purcell , Steven Stapleton
Guitar [Rhythm, Solo] - David Kenny
Mixed By - Steven Stapleton
Performer - Nurse With Wound , Stereolab
Voice - Nora Duus
2-06 Jac Berrocal Rock 'N' Roll Station (4:41)
Double Bass - Pierre Bastien
Performer [Bicycle, Background], Producer - Jac Berrocal
Vocals - Vince Taylor
2-07 Sun Ra & His Solar-Myth Arkestra Ancient Ethiopia (2:47)
Performer - Akh Tal Ebah , Ali Hassan , Art Jenkins* , Charles Stevens , Clifford Jarvis , Danny Davis , Danny Thompson* , James Jacson , John Gilmore , June Tyson , Kwame Hadi , Lex Humphries , Marshall Allen , Nimrod Hunt , Pat Patrick , Ronnie Boykins , Sun Ra
Producer - Jean Georgakarakos , Jean-Luc Young
2-08 Christian Marclay Jukebox Capriccio (3:11)
Engineer - Peter Schuller (2)
Turntables, Producer - Christian Marclay
2-09 John Cage Williams Mix (5:42)
2-10 Yoshihide Otomo* Cathode #4: Soundcheck Version (5:22)
Bells [Vietnamese] - Masahiro Uemura
Cymbal [Crotales] - Itoken
Cymbal [With Bow] - Yoshimitsu Ichiraku
Drums [Snare] - Kumiko Takara , Furuta Mari*
Electronics [Sine Waves] - Sachiko M
Guitar [Electric] - Sugimoto Taku*
Koto [Prepared 17 String] - Nishi Yoko*
Mixed By - Yoshiaki Kondo
Turntables [With Records], Electronics [Contact Microphone] - Akiyama Tetuzi*
Waterphone [With Bow] - Yasuhiro Yoshigaki
2-11 Björk Headphones (5:40)
Producer - Björk , Tricky
2-12 Pauline Oliveros I (Excerpt) (9:43)
Performer - Pauline Oliveros
3-01 Keith Hudson Satan Side (2:14)
Performer - Keith Hudson , Soul Syndicate, The
Producer - Keith Hudson
3-02 Terry Riley Music For The Gift (Part I) (5:42)
Bass - Luigi Trussardi
Drums - George Solano
Producer - Gary Todd
Tape [Manipulation] - Terry Riley
Trombone - Luis Fuentes
Trumpet - Chet Baker
3-03 William S. Burroughs With Ian Sommerville Silver Smoke Of Dreams (4:50)
Producer - Bill Rich
3-04 Suicide Rocket USA (4:16)
Performer [Instrument] - Martin Rev
Producer - Craig Leon , Marty Thau
Voice - Alan Vega
3-05 Supersilent 4.2 (9:08)
Performer - Arve Henriksen , Helge Sten , Jarle Vespestad , Stale Storlokken*
3-06 Pan Sonic Vaihe (Fön) (4:46)
Performer, Producer - Ilpo Vaisanen* , Mika Vainio , Sami Salo
3-07 Deutsch-Amerikanische Freundschaft* Kebabträume (3:32)
Bass - Michael Kemner
Drums - Robert Görl
Electronics - Chris Haas*
Guitar - Wolfgang Spellmans*
Producer - Bob Giddens , DAF*
Vocals - Gabi Delgado Lopez*
3-08 Larry Young Khalid Of Space (Part 2 - Welcome) (12:25)
Bass - Don Pate , Juni Booth
Bongos - Abdoul Hakim
Cello - Diedre Johnson
Congas - Stacey Edwards , Umar Abdul Muizz
Congas, Bells, Percussion - Armen Halburian
Drums - Abdul Shahid , Howard T. King*
Drums, Percussion - Jumma Santos
Drums, Piano [Electric] - Art Gore
Electric Piano - Cedric Lawson
Guitar - James Blood Ulmer
Organ, Bongos, Vocals - Larry Young
Percussion - Poppy La Boy
Saxophone, Saxophone [Electric] - Dennis Mourouse
Trumpet [Electric] - Charles Magee
3-09 David Behrman With Gordon Mumma Players With Circuits (5:50)
Piano, Electronics [Oscillator, Ring Modulator, Amplifier Gain, Tone Controls] - David Behrman , Gordon Mumma
Producer - Emanuele Carcano
3-10 Fushitsusha The Caution Appears (Part 5) (4:39)
Performer - Fushitsusha
Producer - Haino Keiji*
3-11 John Coltrane With Alice Coltrane Living Space (10:26)
Bass - Jimmy Garrison
Drums - Elvin Jones , Oran Coltrane
Harp, Tambura, Arranged By [Strings] - Alice Coltrane
Piano - McCoy Tyner
Producer - Bob Thiele , Ed Michael , George Doughlan , John Coltrane
Saxophone [Soprano] - John Coltrane
Tambura - Joan Chapman
3-12 John Fahey Some Summer Day (3:26)
Performer, Recorded By - John Fahey
3-13 Diamanda Galás 23 Minutes To Go (4:35)
Performer, Producer - Diamanda Galás