Various ‎– Fast Product - The First Year Plan

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EMI ‎– EMC 3312, Fast Product ‎– F 11
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A1 The Mekons Never Been In A Riot
Written-By – Mekons*
1:43
A2 The Mekons Heart & Soul
Written-By – Mekons*
2:39
A3 The Mekons 32 Weeks
Written-By – Mekons*
1:38
A4 Scars (2) Adult/ery
Written-By – Scars (2)
3:06
A5 Scars (2) Horrorshow
Written-By – Scars (2)
2:59
A6 The Human League Being Boiled
Written-By – Marsh*, Ware*, Oakey*
3:45
A7 The Human League Circus Of Death
Written-By – Marsh*, Ware*, Oakey*
4:47
B1 2·3* All Time Low
Written-By – Weston*, Bower*, Shaft*
2:33
B2 2·3* Where To Now?
Written-By – Weston*, Bower*, Shaft*
4:04
B3 Gang Of Four Love Like Anthrax
Written-By – Gang Of Four
3:18
B4 Gang Of Four Armalite Rifle
Written-By – Gang Of Four
3:03
B5 Gang Of Four Damaged Goods
Written-By – Gang Of Four
3:34
B6 The Mekons I'll Have To Dance Then (On My Own)
Written-By – Mekons*
3:15
B7 The Mekons Where Were You
Written-By – Mekons*
2:43

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Comes with b&w printed cardboard inner sleeve.
Produced by the bands involved & Fast Product
Notations in runout grooves:
A-side : Mutant Pop
B-side : Difficult Fun

[A1 to A3] recorded directly to 2 track [...] at Alpins Place near Galashiels on 29 & 30/10/77. First released 20/1/78. Glance Love ℗ 1978
[A4, A5] recorded at Cargo Studios, Rochdale on 8 & 9/1/79 (remixed 11/1/79). Produced by Fast Product. First released 13/3/79. Sound Diagrams ℗ 1979
[A6, A7] recorded directly onto Sony 2 track Jan 78 at Devonshire Lane Workshop, Sheffield. Mono. First released 17/6/78. ℗ 1978 Virgn Music (Publishers) Ltd
[B1, B2] recorded on 16 track at REL Studios, Edinburgh on 6/2/78 (remixed 9/2/78). First released 8/3/78. 2.3 ℗ 1978
[B3 to B5] recorded on 16 track at Cargo Studios, Rochdale on 28 & 29/6/78. First released 12/10/78 (we were broke!) .EMI Music Ltd ℗ 1978
[B6, B7] recorded on 16 track at Spaceworld, Cambridge on 20/10/78 (remixed 22/10/78). First released 29/11/78. Glance Love ℗ 1978

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label side A): YAX 5656
  • Matrix / Runout (Matrix on label side B): YAX 5657
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout hand-eched [H] and stamped [S] side A): MUTANT POP [H] YAX 5656 - 1U [S] A PORKY PRIMECUT [H]
  • Matrix / Runout (Runout hand-eched [H] and stamped [S] side B): DiffiCULT FUN [H] YAX 5657 - 1U [S] PECKO [H]

Other Versions (2 of 2) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
TC-EMC 3312 Various Fast Product - The First Year Plan(Cass, Album, Comp, Dol) EMI, Fast Product TC-EMC 3312 UK 1979 Sell This Version
EMC.2708 Various Fast Product(LP, Comp) EMI (Australia) Limited EMC.2708 Australia 1979 Sell This Version

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jasonskilz

jasonskilz

May 26, 2014
Got this LP on Passport Records / A&M Records Canada. Same tracks / artists.
KLindberg

KLindberg

January 22, 2014
Very good compilation woth raw experimental british bands all worth further attention