Anal Magic & Rev. Dwight FrizzellBeyond The Black Crack

Label:Paradigm Discs – PD 06
CD, Album, Reissue
Genre:Electronic, Jazz
Style:Experimental, Free Improvisation


1Black Crack And The Sole Survivors
Clarinet, Other [Imagistic Inspiration]Rush Rankin
Clarinet, Vocals [With Laughs], Tenor Saxophone, Other [Dancing]Mike Roach (2)
Flute [Mouth], Percussion, Performer [Pins, Soy, Alteration]Kurt Eckhardt
HarmonicaSylvia Thomas
KazooRev. Jim Rogers
Other [Lights], PercussionRich (15)
Percussion, Tape [Tape Machine]Bill Scanlan
Performer [Tin Cans], Piano, VocalsRev. Tommy Gomersall*
SousaphoneBill Jones (2)
Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet, Electronics [Audio Oscillator], Performer [Chair, Trash Can, Pins, Soybeans]Rev. Dwight Frizzell
Fredrik's Cosmic Spaced Out Blues Band And Orchestra
2Hot Fudge1:11
3Get It Out Of Your System6:18
4Chili Supper Polka2:20
Turtle Music
5Journey Of Turtles
PercussionBill Scanlan
Percussion, Clarinet [Reduced Speed]Rev. Dwight Frizzell
6Pre-Transformation Of Turtle To Bird
Percussion, FluteRev. Dwight Frizzell
8Fly By Night
Clarinet, Tenor Saxophone, ElectronicsRev. Dwight Frizzell
Electric GuitarJohn Scanlan
EngineerBill Scanlan
9O What Joy It Is To Know You Have A Turtle Heart
EngineerBill Scanlan
Tenor SaxophoneRev. Dwight Frizzell
Scenes From The Wandering Madness Of Basilea, The Great Mother
10Embryonic Music3:34
11Copulation Of Basilea And Hyperion4:50
12Family, Birth Of Helio And Selene6:47
13Destruction - Slaying Of Hyperion, Drowning Of Helio, Suicide Of Selene And The Wandering Madness Of Basilea2:24
Black Crack And The Sole Survivors (1997 Remix)
14How To Avoid Simultaneity
Producer, RemixRev. Dwight Frizzell

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Comes with 12 page booklet.

Beyond The Black Crack was originally released in mono in an edition of 200 copies by Cavern Custom in 1976 ( 6104-12).

Tracks 1-9 were originally released to commemorate the First Annual End of the World Celebration, November 18th, 1976.

Track 1 recorded live in concert at the Kansas City Art Institute Foundation Studio, November 18th, 1975, and in the KCAI Epperson Auditorium, December 4th through December 5th, 1975.
Tracks 2 to 4 recorded live at the 2nd RLDS Church chili supper March 24th, 1974 in Independence, Missouri.
Tracks 5 and 6 recorded atop the midget pyramid in McCoy Park, Independence, Missouri, June 1976.
Track 7 partially recorded at Ruperts Manufacturing in Blue Springs.
Track 8 recorded atop the midget pyramid on August 20, 1976.
Tracks 10 to 13 the taped music was recorded and mixed and remixed February 1977 through March 1978; first performed September 2nd, 1977 in McCoy Park, across the street from Truman's grave site.
Track 14 produced and remixed from the 1975 'Black Crack and the Sole Survivors' recordings not appearing on the original LP; edited at Kansas City Art Institute.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout: PD06 01 &
  • Matrix / Runout (Stamped on inner ring): MADE IN THE UK BY PMDC
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L134
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0460

Other Versions (3)

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Title (Format)LabelCat#CountryYear
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Beyond The Black Crack (LP, Album, Limited Edition)Cavern Custom Recordings6104-12US1976
New Submission
Beyond The Black Crack (LP, Album, Numbered, Special Edition, Commemorative Edition)Cavern Custom Recordings6104-12US1990
New Submission
Beyond The Black Crack (LP, Album, Limited Edition, Numbered, Reissue)Paradigm DiscsPD 06UK2016




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