SCUM (13), Merzbow ‎– Steel Cum

Vertical Records ‎– V-007, Vertical Records ‎– Vertical 007
Vinyl, 7", Unofficial Release, Yellow, Translucent


A Untitled
B Untitled

Companies, etc.


Packaged in photocopied sleeve of the original color artwork. The color of the paper used varies.
Pressed on translucent yellow vinyl.
Catalog number appears as V-007 on rear of sleeve and as Vertical 007 on the record label.

Titles written on the sleeve:
• Mona
• Great Nude Variation No.3
• Duck Exercise
• Blues in C Minor
• Body

Verticle Records 1991. [sic]
No rights reserved.

Originally a SCUM release, but Merzbow is mentioned on the label and in small writing on the rear sleeve.
According to Masami Akita in the Merzbook, this was remixed and released without permission, with artwork taken from one of his collages. "But a result of EP was fine. So, I'm agreed. But EP is still bootleg." (sic)

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: U-32573M

Other Versions (3 of 3) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
none Steel CUM* Steel CUM(Cass, C60) ZSF Produkt none Japan 1990 Sell This Version
V-007, Vertical 007 SCUM (13), Merzbow SCUM (13), Merzbow - Steel Cum(7", Unofficial, Yel) Vertical Records, Vertical Records V-007, Vertical 007 US 1992 Sell This Version
V 007, none SCUM (13) Steel Cum(7", Ltd, Ora) Vertical Records, ZSF Produkt V 007, none US 1992 Sell This Version