Lee Popa

Lee Popa

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Lee Popa
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A primary figure in the industrial rock scene since the late 1980s, Lee Popa served as live engineer for Ministry’s legendary 1989/1990 “The Mind Is A Terrible Thing To Taste” tour (as documented on the 1990 live album, “In Case You Didn’t Feel Like Showing Up”) and Killing Joke’s 1990/1991 “Extremities, Dirt & Various Repressed Emotions” tour (as documented on the 2007 compilation, “Inside Extremities, Mixes, Rehearsals & Live”). Popa’s extensive resume as a remixer/producer/sound engineer includes work with Tool, Living Colour, Korn, Cheap Trick, Prong, White Zombie, Danzig, Phunk Junkeez, KMFDM, Queen, Gnarles Barkley, Phantom Planet, Bad Brains and Bush, and pinksideofthemoon among countless others. Popa was the frontman of Slammin’ Watusis, a Chicago-based group that released two albums on Epic Records in the late ‘80s and toured with the likes of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, Living Colour and King’s X.
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Lee Popa Discography

Remix

Prong Get A Grip (On Yourself) (No Harm Mix) Prong - Prove You Wrong (Maxi) Epic US 1991 Sell This Version
Prong Hell If I Could (Dub Mix) and 1 more… Prong - Whose Fist Is This Anyway [Four Industrial Mixes] (EP, Single) Epic US 1992 Sell This Version
White Zombie Thunder Kiss '65 (The Remix That Wouldn't Die Mix) and 1 more… White Zombie - Nightcrawlers: The KMFDM Remixes (Maxi) Geffen Records Australia 1992 Sell This Version
Prong Prong - Whose Fist Is This Anyway (EP, Single) Epic US 1992 Sell This Version
White Zombie White Zombie - Thunder Kiss '65 (Single) Geffen Records US 1992 Sell This Version
Living Colour Ausländer (Advanced Technology Mix) Living Colour - Ausländer (Maxi, Single) Epic US 1993 Sell This Version
INDR 945 Vatic[A.N.]* Vatic[A.N.]* - Infocalypse(CD) Industry Records (2) INDR 945 US 1994 Sell This Version
477279 - 2 Various Thunder Kiss '65 (Diabolical Ramrodder Remix) Various - Insanity(CD, Comp) Sony Music Entertainment (New Zealand) Limited 477279 - 2 New Zealand 1994 Sell This Version
White Zombie Thunder Kiss '65 (Swinging Lovers Mix) White Zombie - Electric Head Pt. 2 (The Ecstasy) (Maxi, Single) Geffen Records Germany 1995 Sell This Version
CS10 Various Am I V1.2 Various - ::CatScan:: 1.0(CD, Comp) Control-Alt-Delete CS10 US 1995 Sell This Version
MPZS 456-1910-5 White Zombie Thunder Kiss '65 (The Remix That Wouldn't Die Mix) and 1 more… White Zombie - MP3 Звездная Серия (CD-ROM, Comp, Unofficial, MP3) Star Records (20) MPZS 456-1910-5 Russia 2004 Sell This Version
MP3DM-903-5 White Zombie Thunder Kiss '65 (The Remix That Wouldn't Die Mix) and 1 more… White Zombie - Даёшь Музыку MP3 Collection(CD-ROM, Comp, Unofficial, MP3) Star Records (20) MP3DM-903-5 Russia 2007 Sell This Version

Vocals

Slammin' Watusis Slammin' Watusis - Slammin' Watusis (Album) Epic, Epic US 1988 Sell This Version
Slammin' Watusis Slammin' Watusis - Kings Of Noise (Album) Epic, Epic Europe 1989 Sell This Version
KMFDM Mysterious Ways KMFDM - Agogo (Comp) Wax Trax! Records, TVT Records, Wax Trax! Records, TVT Records Germany 1998 Sell This Version
Pigface Dog Pigface - The Best Of Pigface (Preaching To The Perverted) (Comp) Invisible, Invisible US 2001 Sell This Version

Instruments & Performance

Slammin' Watusis Slammin' Watusis - Slammin' Watusis (Album) Epic, Epic US 1988 Sell This Version
Slammin' Watusis Slammin' Watusis - Kings Of Noise (Album) Epic, Epic Europe 1989 Sell This Version
none Strap On Halo Chameleon Strap On Halo - Prayers For The Living(CD, Album) Not On Label (Strap On Halo Self-Released) none US 2016 Sell This Version

Writing & Arrangement

Slammin' Watusis King Of Cha-Cha (as L. Pope) Slammin' Watusis - Slammin' Watusis (Album) Epic, Epic US 1988 Sell This Version
FE 44488, E 44488 Slammin' Watusis Madness And Mania (as L. Pope) and 4 more… Slammin' Watusis - Kings Of Noise(LP) Epic, Epic FE 44488, E 44488 US 1989 Sell This Version
REC-018 Apparatus Slave Or Payer Apparatus - Apparatus(CD, Album) Re-constriction Records REC-018 US 1995 Sell This Version

Production

MT 019 Various Various - It Came From Jay's Garage(LP, Comp) Moving Target (2) MT 019 US 1988 Sell This Version
KMFDM Godlike (Chicago Trax Version) KMFDM - Naïve (Album) Wax Trax! Europe Europe 1990 Sell This Version
KMFDM Crazy Horses KMFDM - Godlike (Single, Maxi) Wax Trax! Records US 1990 Sell This Version