Tara Cross1982 - 89

Label:Vinyl-on-demand – VOD85
4 x Vinyl, LP, Remastered, Compilation
Box Set, Numbered, Limited Edition
Style:Synth-pop, Minimal


Selections From Spurt Ditties 1982 (Cass, 1982)
A1Tara CrossGlassmaker1:10
A2Tara CrossI Must Be Strong1:00
A3Tara CrossLearning The Truth1:30
A4Tara CrossI Wanna Be A Cop1:25
A5Tara CrossAncient Like Bach1:00
A6Tara CrossEcho Beat & Small Synthesizer Sounds1:21
A7Tara CrossCocktails With James Bond1:30
A8Tara CrossNo Way Out2:45
A9Tara CrossReverse Situation1:55
Selections From Waiting For The War 1983 (Cass, 1983)
A10Tara CrossWaiting For The War #11:15
A11Tara CrossAirplane Invasion2:30
A12Tara CrossEyes Don't Lie3:20
A13Tara CrossUntitled #72:45
A14Tara CrossWar Never Sleeps2:50
Concocting Chaos 1983 (Cass, 1983)
B1Tara CrossOrient Man2:10
B2Tara CrossThe Groupie2:33
B3Tara CrossUnderwater Cities2:30
B4Tara CrossRetaliation Of Dignity3:52
B5Tara CrossSeasons To India3:33
B6Tara CrossTry Troy1:50
B7Tara CrossIt's Cold4:35
Collaboration Tracks With Henk Wallays Of Unovidual (1984 - 88)
C1Tara CrossMicrophone Connection4:00
C2Tara CrossLike I Am / Comme Je Suis3:13
C3Tara CrossI'm Going Away6:45
C4Tara CrossDiscovering Dishes6:38
C5Tara CrossTouch Me Here Touch Me There4:20
Searchlight And Torch With Stefan Tischler Of Port Said 1984 (Home Produkt, Cass, 1984)
D1Tara CrossCheckpoint1:50
D2Tara CrossAlpine Connection5:21
D3Tara CrossClandestine Locale1:45
D4Tara CrossAlien Code2:35
D5Tara CrossThe March2:01
D6Tara CrossArcadia3:24
D7Tara CrossBeyond The Corridor3:06
D8Tara CrossPorto Rico1:12
D9Tara CrossSilkworm2:23
D10Tara CrossSearchlight And Torch4:17
Tracks From Limelight 1985 (Vita Nova, Cass, 1985)
E1Tara CrossFlight * 1
FeaturingGeorge Matthewson
E2Tara CrossTori's Dream3:12
E3Tara CrossI Won't Cut It Away
FeaturingGeorge Matthewson
E4Tara CrossLimelight1:53
E5Tara CrossLong Distance
VocalsMarkus Keusch
E6Tara CrossHotel Midnite5:25
E7Tara CrossFlight * 3
FeaturingGeorge Matthewson
E8Tara CrossHear Me (Short Edit)1:23
E9Tara CrossDesperate3:42
E10Tara CrossAlphabetical Numbers1:03
Compilation Tracks 1985 - 89
F1Tara CrossCity Limit4:29
F2Tara CrossNo More Drugs2:57
F3Tara CrossOriental Men2:52
F4Tara CrossSmall Talk2:08
F5Tara CrossDot U're T's And Cross U're I's3:33
F6Tara Cross With Human DancePhilosophy, What Philosophy?3:50
F7Human Flesh Feat. Tara CrossI Love You You Know3:16
F8Human Flesh Feat. Tara CrossLack Of Identity5:36
Tempus Fugit (Permis De Construire, LP, 1988)
G1Tara CrossRain Sprouts5:08
G2Tara CrossPK-152:45
G3Tara CrossShade Of Blue4:05
G4Tara CrossTempus Fugit4:08
G5Tara CrossDays Fade2:11
G6Tara CrossPulse Purgative1:34
H1Tara CrossHush4:40
H2Tara CrossBabe1:41
H3Tara CrossThat Boy4:11
H4Tara Cross6276:27
H5Tara CrossAalter Image2:06

Companies, etc.



Hand-numbered limited edition of 600 numbered copies.
Members edition comes in a beige embossed, hessian look like box and includes a 12"x12" inch sized sheet with tracklist on one side and a photo on the other side, a signed Tara Cross picture and a numbered certificate.
All is housed in a brown cushion/pillow case with black printing, measuring 16"x16" inch.

Track B7 "It's Cold" (also on V/A One for Bangkok, Cass, 1983).
Track C1 "Microphone Connection" (V/A Insane Music For Insane People Vol. 12, Insane, Cass, 1986).
Track C2 "Like I Am / Comme Je Suis" (Unovidual Entropies, Micrart, Cass 1986).
Track C3 "I'm Going Away" (previously unreleased).
Track C4 "Discovering Dishes" (previously unreleased).
Track C5 "Touch Me Here Touch Me There" (V/A SNX Box, Hawai Records, LP, 1985).
Track E1 "Flight * 1" (also on V/A Mineral Composition, Stratosphere Music, LP, 1985).
Track E9 "Desperate" (also on V/A Insane Music Vol.6, Insane Music, Cass 1984).
Track F1 (on V/A Life '85, Temporary Music, Cass, 1985).
Track F2 "No More Drugs" (on V/A Femirama, Auxilio De Cientos, LP, 1986).
Track F3 "Oriental Men" (on V/A Sensationnel No.3 & No.4, Illusion Productions, Cass, 1985).
Track F4 "Small Talk" (on V/A Sensationnel No.3 & No.4, Illusion Productions, Cass, 1985).
Track F5 "Dot U're T's And Cross U're I's" (on V/A Necronomicon 4, Necronomicon, Cass, 1987).
Track F6 "Philosophy, What Philosophy?" (from a Conclusion of Unrestrained Philosophy, Lifevil Compact Discs, CD, 1989).
Track F7 "I Love You You Know" (from Penumbra, EE Tapes, Cass).
Track F8 "Lack Of Identity" (unreleased, 1989).

This box set is dedicated to Kathleen Cross and Stefan Tischler.
The image on the other side (picture of one side of 12"x12" inch sized sheet) is courtesy of Bruno Keusch (from Concocting Chaos, Cass, 1983).
Correct title for F7 is "I Loved You, You Know..." and it was published on CD, not cassette.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Other (Catalog# LP 1): VOD85.1
  • Other (Catalog# LP 2): VOD85.2
  • Other (Catalog# LP 3): VOD85.3
  • Other (Catalog# LP 4): VOD85.4


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    Wholly excellent, and absolutely necessary for anyone interested in harmonic / melodic electronic experimentation or primal pop.


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