Sozialistisches Patienten Kollektiv* ‎– Leichenschrei

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Side Effects ‎– SER 02
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Credits

  • Artwork [Visuals]Dominik Guerin*
  • Cover [Front Kover], PaintingR. Gie
  • Drums, Electronic Drums [Synkussion], Percussion [Metall Perkussion]Pinker*
  • Mastered ByJG*
  • Mixed ByPhil Punch, SPK
  • Synth [Synths], Electronics [Elektronik Rhythms], Tape [Tapes]NE/H/IL*
  • Synth [Synths], Electronics [Elektronik Rhythms], Tape [Tapes], Percussion [Synkussion], Percussion [Metal Perkussion], Vocals [Vokals], Shenai, Electronic Drums [Synkussion], Electronics [Machinery], Percussion [Metall Perkussion]Oblivion (9)
  • Text ByLustomord*
  • Vocals [Vokals], Photography BySinan*

Notes

Front kover: painting by a patient at Rosegg Sanatorium, Switz. "Circulation of Effluvia with Central Machine and Metric Tableau" (1916).
Rear kover: photograph from video of SPK performance at an abandonned Brickworks, Sydney 6.3.82.
Available on SPK video "DESPAIR", from Twin Vision, through Side Effekts Rekords.

Rekorded 1981. Mixed at Groovex Studios, Sydney. March 1982.

© 1983 Side Effekts Records

Distributed by the Cartel. Side Effekts Rekords 1 Ibberton House Meadow Road London SW8 IPS, UK.

Some of the original Side Effects copies include the booklet "Dokument II".

On spine: "SPK   Liechenschrei   SER 02"

Seite Lysso ends in a locked groove.

Originally released by Thermidor in 1982.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A - etched): T9 A SEITE LYSSO SER 02 A JG L-9259
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B - etched): T9 B SEITE KLONO SER 02 B L-9259-X JG
  • Matrix / Runout (Both sides - stamped): k disc

Other Versions (5 of 6) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
T-9 SPK Leichenschrei(LP, Album) Thermidor T-9 US 1982 Sell This Version
spk 2cd, SPK2CD, 5016025680412 Socialistisches Patienten Kollektiv* Leichenschrei(CD, Album, RE) The Grey Area, The Grey Area, Mute spk 2cd, SPK2CD, 5016025680412 UK 2003 Sell This Version
spk 2cd, SPK2CD, 5016025680412 Socialistisches Patienten Kollektiv* Leichenschrei(CD, Album, RE) The Grey Area, The Grey Area, Mute spk 2cd, SPK2CD, 5016025680412 UK 2003 Sell This Version
spk 2cd Socialistisches Patienten Kollektiv* Leichenschrei(CD, Album) The Grey Area spk 2cd UK 1992 Sell This Version
NORMAL 26 Sozialistisches Patienten Kollektiv* Leichenschrei(LP, Album, RE) Normal NORMAL 26 Germany 1986 Sell This Version

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yuralgol

yuralgol

April 18, 2018
I'm looking for this LP with Dokument II Booklet. Please, contact me if you have one copy to sell.
MaskingSound

MaskingSound

October 25, 2017
If someone has an extra copy of Dokument II, or even high quality scans, please PM me.
Dr.SultanAszazin

Dr.SultanAszazin

July 12, 2009

Sozialistisches Patienten Kollektiv, Dark industrial from the early 80's. Recorded in 1981. The Music of SPK moves between a triangle with in the three points: Byzantine music, Dark Industrial and 80's Pop. This one is almost pure Industrial. Along with "Auto da Fe" this is the one I suggest most if interested in SPK. Except if you're into a lighter Pop sound, this one has a rather heavy sound!

This one will for sure put your playback installation on a test. The album is very dynamic, both in frequency range and amplitude. Fat basslines floating in a noisy environment. Sharp industrial drums, subtle voices, rythmic play between all musical elements, metallic sounds, all this make this record a lust for the ear. Pure Rawness combined with musical finesse and a very conscious approach towards the sound timbre.
Philosopher

Philosopher

March 15, 2003

The epitome of frightening electronic industrial music. Extremely dark collages of drones, metal percussion, and creepy samples that include interviews with mental patients and instructions how to make napalm. The distorted black and white photograph of masked musicians on the back only increases the disturbing atmosphere this record creates. A classic of its genre. Abandon all hope ye who enter here.