John Foxx ‎– Metal Beat

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Metamatic ‎– META14CD
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2 × CD, Limited Edition
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Metal Beat contains 2 hours of material including an in-depth interview with John Foxx about the "Metamatic" album and some previously unheard demos and studio experiments which give a unique insight into the 1979/80 sessions.

CD1 - The interview includes extracts from the demos of "No-One Driving" and "Touch And Go" along with some early John Foxx experiments with drum machines and analogue synthesizers.

CD2 - The interview includes extracts from a demo of "Like A Miracle" and an extended version of "Plaza" (sic - it is actually shorter than the album version) alongside some tracks retrieved from two 1980 tapes marked "Music For Film" and "Instrumentals". It also features a 30 second piece entitled "Jane".

(p) & (c) 2007 Metamatic Records

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode: 0684340001875
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): manufactured by optimal media production A710232-01
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): manufactured by optimal media production A710232-02
  • Mastering SID Code (CD1 & CD2): IFPI L572
  • Mould SID Code (CD1 & CD2): IFPI 9712

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