Various ‎– Cold Waves + Minimal Electronics Volume One

2 × Vinyl, LP, Compilation

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A1 Absolute Body Control Figures
Instruments – Eric Van WonterghemLyrics By, Voice – Dirk IvensProducer, Mixed By – Dirk Ivens, Eric Van WonterghemWritten-By – D. Ivens*, E. Van Wonterghem*
A2 Nine Circles Twinkling Stars
Lyrics By, Voice – Lidia FialaProducer, Mixed By – Lidia Fiala, Peter Van GarderenRecorded By – Richard Zielstra*Synthesizer – Peter Van GarderenWritten-By – Fiala*, V. Garderen*
A3 Linear Movement Night In June
Producer, Mixed By, Vocals, Synthesizer – Peter BonneWritten-By – Bonne*
A4 Opera Multi Steel Ils S'Eloigent
Keyboards, Programmed By [Rhythm] – Catherine M. Marie*Lead Vocals, Keyboards – Franck LopezMixed By – OMS*, Pierre LefevrePercussion [Acoustic And Electronic] – Patrick L. RobinProducer – OMS*Written-By – Franck Lopez, Patrick Lopez*
A5 Bal Paré Palais D'Amour
Programmed By [Ppg Wave 2], Guitar – Manfred AsmusVocals, Synthesizer – Kirsten KlemmVocals, Synthesizer, Drum Programming, Producer, Mixed By – Matthias SchusterWritten-By – Klemm*, Asmus*, Schuster*
B1 Eleven Pond Watching Trees
Bass, Synthesizer, Drum Programming – Jeff GalleaElectric Guitar – Jack Schaeffer*Mixed By [1986] – Fletcher Wood*Mixed By [2009] – George HornProducer – Eleven PondSynthesizer, Sampler, Vocoder, Melodica – Dan BrumleyVocals, Acoustic Guitar – James TabbiWritten-By – Tabbi*, Gallea*
B2 The Vyllies Babylon
Keyboards, Drum Programming – Ursula NunRecorded By, Mixed By – Chris Snake*Vocals, Bass – Ilona PrismVocals, Percussion – Manu Moan*
B3 End Of Data Dans Votre Monde
Bass, Chorus – Pascal Des ADrums, Percussion – Pascal NormalGuitar, Bass, Programmed By [Tr909] – Thierry LerayKeyboards, Synthesizer – Didier PerichonMixed By – Ph. Darneau*, Vincent ChambraudProducer – End Of DataVocals – Eric TrochuWritten-By – Perichon*, Trochu*, Leray*
B4 The Actor Lights
Synthesizer – Sander HorsthuisVocals, Programmed By [Rhythm], Synthesizer, Producer, Mixed By – Marcel ReimerWritten-By – Reimer*, Horsthuis*
C1 Ausgang Verboten Consumer
Vocals – Jesper HanningVocals, Electronics, Producer, Mixed By – Patrik BookWritten-By – J.Hanning*, P.Book*
C2 Jeunesse D'Ivoire A Gift Of Tears
Bass, Keyboards, Electronics – Stefano ComazziGuitar, Electronics – Danilo CarnevaleKeyboards, Electronics – Riccardo FrateschiProducer – Jeunesse D'IvoireSynthesizer – Cha Cha*Vocals – Patrizia TranchinaWritten-By – D.Carnevale*, P.Tranchina*, S.Comazzi*
C3 OTO (3) Anyway
Mixed By – Bernard Deffond, Gérad Nguyen*, OTO (3)Producer – Bernard Deffond
C4 Ruth Polaroïd/Roman/Photo
Drums – Patrice GillaumatMixed By – Patrick Chevalot, Thierry MüllerSaxophone, Flute – Marc DuconseilleTrumpet – Gérard NouvelVocals – Frédérique CambonVocals, Synthesizer, Other [Polaroids], Producer – Thierry MüllerWritten-By – P.Doray*, T.Müller*
D1 Stereo (2) Somewhere In The Night
Keyboards [Additional] – Roland RomanelliKeyboards, Guitar, Programmed By – Thierry NoritopMixed By – Thierry RogenSaxophone – Michel Billes*Voice – Bernie AdamWritten-By, Producer, Mixed By [Assistant] – Adam*, Noritop*
D2 The Neon Judgement The Fashion Party
Mixed By – Ludo CamberlinVocals, Synthesizer – Dirk Timmermans, Frank VloeberghsWritten-By – Timmermans*, Vloeberghs*
D3 Land Of Giants Cannibal Dolls
Producer – Land Of GiantsProgrammed By, Synthesizer, Mixed By – John TuckerSynthesizer – Henryck JesiakSynthesizer, Vocals – Marc WonnacottVocals – Anya VardaWritten-By – Varda*, Jesiak*, Tucker*, Wonnacott*
D4 Days Of Sorrow Travel
Bass, Guitar – Woelli*Bass, Synthesizer – André*Drums, Synthesizer – NicolaiProducer – Frank Beckling*Vocals, Synthesizer, Programmed By [Rhythm] – William*Written-By – Days Of Sorrow, W.D Lennox*

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Comes in a gatefold sleeve with free mp3 download coupon.

A1 recorded in Belgium in 1983 and originally released on Body Records cassette lp "Figures" ℗ 1981
A2 recorded in the Netherlands for "Radio Nome" in June 1982 ℗ 1982
A3 recorded in Belgium in November 1981 and originally released on Micrart Group Mc8204 1982 (60'cassette) ℗ 1981
A4 recorded in France in 1985 and originally released on Orcadia Machina Records lp "Cathedrale" ℗ 1985
A5 recorded in Germany in 1985 and originally released on Kraut records mini-lp "Metamorphose" ℗ 1985
B1 recorded in the USA in 1986 and originally self released by the band on the Trumpett Tapes C46 cassette "Exploded View" ℗ 1986 [Must be a wrong liner note, "Exploded View" was released by The Actor, also to be found on this compilation]
B2 recorded in Switzerland in December 1983 and originally released on Creep Records 12" ep "The Vyllies" ℗ 1984
B3 recorded in France in February/march 1985 and originally released on Madrigal Records vinyl lp "Dans Votre Monde" ℗ 1985
B4 recorded in the Netherlands in 1982 and originally released on Trumpett Tapes cassette lp "Exploded View" ℗ 1982
C1 recorded in Sweden in 1984 and originally released on The Neukölln Records cassette compilation "Orgelvärk" in 1986 ℗ 1986
C2 recorded in Italy in 1983 and originally released on Electric Eye Records compilation lp "Body Section" ℗ 1983
C3 recorded in France in June 1984 and originally released on double a-side maxi single "Anyway"
C4 recorded in France in 1984 and originally released on Paris Album Records lp "Polaroïd/Roman/Photo" ℗ 1985
D1 recorded in France in 1982 and originally released on Carrere Records 12" "Somewhere In The Night" ℗ 1982
D2 recorded in Belgium in 1980 and originally released on Anything But Records 12" "Cockerill-Sombre" ℗ 1980
D3 recorded in Canada in April 1982 and originally released on AV Records 12" "Cannibal Dolls / Seven Men" ℗ 1982
D4 recorded in Germany in 1984 and originally released on Tollhaus Records 12" ep "Remembering The Days"

This compilation ℗ + © 2010 Angular Recording Corporation Ltd.
All rights reserved. Made in the EU.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 5 051083 050418
  • Barcode (String): 5051083050418
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A): ARC 067 A-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B): ARC 067 B-1
  • Matrix / Runout (Side C): ARC 067 C-1 CHRISTIAN @ ABBEYROAD
  • Matrix / Runout (Side D): ARC 067 D-1


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May 10, 2016

It's a truly excellent comp., one of the best for the genre of underground 80s synth wave.


May 6, 2016
whyyyy are these so expensive? sheeesh 56$ good lord. is i180 at least?>


November 20, 2015

Fantastic compilation with some very nice and rare tracks on it. Great mastering and loud pressing on heavy vinyl. And some nice artwork.


November 9, 2013

Great compilation. Pressed on heavyweight vinyl. Sounds great.