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VariousThe Wire Tapper 12

Label:Wire Magazine – Issue 250
Series:The Wire Tapper – 12
2 x CD, Compilation, Promo
Genre:Electronic, Jazz, Rock
Style:Leftfield, Folk Rock, Free Jazz, Dub, Avantgarde, Hip Hop, Ambient, Experimental


1-1Daniel Biro & Rob PalmerThe Long Journey Home Part 2 (Extract)
Written-By, Electric Guitar, Loops, EffectsRob Palmer
Written-By, Electric Piano [Fender Rhodes], Loops, EffectsDaniel Biro
1-2GitheadTo Have And To Hold
Bass, VocalsMalka Spigel
Guitar, VocalsColin Newman, Robin Rimbaud
Mixed ByColin Newman
1-3Bark PsychosisFrom What Is Said To When It's Read (Edit)
Drums, PercussionLee Harris
Engineer, ProducerGraham Sutton
Guitar, Effects [Treatments]Colin Bradley
Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Synthesizer [Emulator]Graham Sutton
1-4Ateleia & David DaniellFTP
Recorded By, Edited By [Assembled]David Daniell, James Elliott
1-5Andy Moor & Yannis Kyriakides*3 Lobed 1
ElectronicsYannis Kyriakides
GuitarAndy Moor (2)
1-6Burnt Friedman & The Nu Dub PlayersFuck Back (3:56 Version)
Composed By, ProducerB Friedman*
Electric GuitarRichard Pike
Programmed ByBurnt Friedman*
SaxophoneHayden Chisholm
VoiceTheo Altenberg
1-7Aesop RockFast Cars, Danger, Fire And Knives
Written-ByAesop Rock
1-8PitaResog 454:20
1-9Violet (2)Priznak Aluminium
Composed By, PerformerJeff Surak*
1-10Michaela MeliánBrautlied (Edit)4:04
1-11Chas SmithFalse Security Of Numbers
Pedal Steel Guitar, Guitar [Guitarzilla], Cymbal [Crotales], Performer [Cutters]Chas Smith
Performer, Written-By, Recorded ByChas Smith
1-12Martin ArcherIt Don't Bother Me/Where's Mike?
Composed By [Where's Mike]Martin Archer
Written-By [It Don't Bother Me]Bert Jansch
1-13Henry Grimes TrioFlowers For Albert
Composed ByDavid Murray
1-14The NecksMosquito (Excerpt)
Acoustic BassLloyd Swanton
Composed ByAbrahams*, Swanton*, Buck*
Drums, PercussionTony Buck
PianoChris Abrahams
ProducerThe Necks
Recorded By, Mixed ByTim Whitten
1-15@cINT 10/34
Recorded By@c
1-16AscoltareCrucible Process2:13
1-17Matthew BurtnerD2 (Edit)
Composed ByMatthew Burtner
1-18Stéphane RivesEbranlement 22:53
1-19Ergo PhizmizSticky White Glue (Extract): Rectify
Composed By, Performer, ProducerErgo Phizmiz
1-20The FallBlindness3:26
2-1Cul de Sac / Damo SuzukiBerlin 6
Composed By, Performer, ProducerDamo Suzuki, Glenn Jones (2), Jon Proudman, Jonathan LaMaster, Robin Amos
2-2Meadow HouseTit For Tat
Written-By, Performer, Recorded By, ProducerDan Wilson (2)
2-3Milky GlobeThe Warp And The Woof
Written-By, ProducerAlexander Zaitsev, Ilya Baramiya, Jon Tye
2-4Staalplaat Soundsystem*No Time For Space
Instruments, PerformerStaalplaat Sound System
Recorded By, Edited By, Mastered ByRadboud Mens
2-5Jason Kahn & Gunter Müller*Tenth Blink
Computer [Powerbook]Jason Kahn
Electronics [Ipod], ElectronicsGunter Müller*
2-6Andrew PeklerWait
Written-By, ProducerAndrew Pekler
2-7Carter TuttiUnreality (Edit)
Written-By, Performer, ProducerChris Carter (2), Cosey Fanni Tutti
2-8DJ /rupture Featuring Sister NancyLittle More Oil
VocalsSister Nancy
Written-ByJace Clayton
2-9Burnt Sugar vs The DominatrixDominata (Remix By Qasim Naqvi & Keith Witty)3:58
2-10AM/PM (2)The Ends (13)
Written-By, ProducerRadovan Scasascia
2-11David Grubbs & Nikos VeliotisThe Harmless Dust (Excerpt)
Organ [Hammond]David Grubbs
Piano [E-bowed]Nikos Veliotis
2-12Gary Lucas & Jozef Van WissemA Hawk From A Handsaw
Composed By, GuitarGary Lucas
2-13Bonnie 'Prince' Billy* & Matt SweeneyBed Is For Sleeping
Music ByMatt Sweeney
Words ByBonnie 'Prince' Billy*
2-14Damon & NaomiBeautiful Close Double
Acoustic Guitar, Drums, Backing VocalsDamon Krukowski
Electric GuitarMichio Kurihara
Producer, EngineerDamon Krukowski
Soprano SaxophoneBhob Rainey
TrumpetGreg Kelley
Vocals, Bass, KeyboardsNaomi Yang
Written-ByDamon Krukowski, Naomi Yang
2-15Fax & Alex AyuliSpellbound
Lyrics ByAlex Ayuli
Music ByAlex*, Fax
2-16Ana Da SilvaThe Lighthouse
Written-By, Producer, PerformerAna Da Silva
2-17Christian RenouEx-voto (Wire-FM Mix)
Composed ByChristian Renou
RemixFM Synthesis
2-18Enigma DeviceReunified
Written-By, PerformerB Jestram*, C Ruptash*, PS Engel*, PC Hertz*
2-19Shining (2)Goretex Weather Report
Producer, Mixed ByKåre Chr Vestrheim*
Written-ByJørgen Munkeby
2-20M Bentley*Piano Ship (Alternative Mix)
Written-By, Recorded ByM Bentley*

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"The Wire Tapper 12" is given away with copies of The Wire's 250th issue, December 2004. Carton gatefold sleeve.

Track 1-1 - ℗ & © Sargasso 2004. Taken from the Sargasso album "The Long Journey Home".
Track 1-2 - ℗ & © Swim 2004. Recorded & mixed in Swim Studio, London, Spring/Summer 2004. Taken from Githead's debut Swim EP "Headgit".
Track 1-3 - © 2004 Fire Records. ℗ 2004 Fire Records. Publishing: Twist & Shout Music/Copyright Control 2004. Recorded at Dustsucker Sound, 2004. Taken from the Fire album "Codename: Dustsucker".
Track 1-4 - © 2004 Antiopic/Ateleia/David Daniell. Recorded & assembled 2004. Taken from Ateleia's debut Antiopic album "Swimming Against The Moments".
Track 1-5 - © Moor/Kyriakides. Taken from the Unsounds album "Red V Green".
Track 1-6 - Published by Freibank. Taken from the Nonplace album "Can't Cool".
Track 1-7 - Written by I Bavitz for 21 Bazooka Salute/SESAC. Produced by T Simon for Toneslap Music/SESAC. Copyright 2004. Taken from the forthcoming Definitive Jux EP "Fast Cars, Danger, Fire And Knives".
Track 1-8 - © 2004 Peter Rehberg (AKM). ℗ & © 2004 Häpna. Taken from the Häpna album "Get Off".
Track 1-9 - Composed & performed, Zeromoon 2004. Previously unreleased.
Track 1-10 - © Monika Enterprise 2004. Published by Maobeat/BMG/Ed Soeder + Wacher. Taken from the Monika Enterprise album "Baden-Baden".
Track 1-11 - © 2004 Chas Smith. Palindrome Publishing Co BMI. A remix/assembly of excerpts from two of the tracks from the Cold Blue CD, "An Hour Out Of Desert Center", i.e. "An Hour Out Of Desert Center" and " A Curse Of Beauty", combined with an excerpt from a live performance of "From Absence" which has not been recorded.
Track 1-12 - "It Don't Bother Me", published by Logo Songs Ltd. "Where's Mike?", published by Martin Archer. Taken from the Discus album "Heritage And Ringtones".
Track 1-13 - Passport Songs Music, affiliated to SACEM. Live recording from European Tour June 2004. Parts of the concerts will be released on Ayler Records in 2005.
Track 1-14 - Copyright Control. Recorded at Megaphon Studios, Sydney, Australia, Jan/Feb 2003 and mixed at Sony Studios Sydney, 2004. Taken from the ReR album "Mosquito / See Through".
Track 1-15 - © 2004 @C/Crónica. Recorded by @C, June-October 2004. Previously unreleased.
Track 1-16 - © 2004. Publishing 2005 Tripel Records. Taken from the forthcoming 7" EP "Giving Set" released on Starnge Lights Records early in 2005, and as a digital download via Tripel Records through IODA.
Track 1-17 - © 2004 Matthew Burntner BMI. Taken from the Innova album "Metasaxophone Colossus".
Track 1-18 - ℗ & © Potlatch. Taken from the Potlatch album "Fibres".
Track 1-19 - © Mukow 2004. Taken from the 12 part radio art series "Sticky White Glue" aired on Resonance 104.4FM.
Track 1-20 - ℗ & © Hip Priest 2004. Taken from the Voiceprint album "Interim".

Track 2-1 - © Damo Suzuki/Cul De Sac, Fourth Eye Music BMI. ℗ & © 2004 Strange Attractors Audio House. Taken from the Strange Attractors Audio House double CD "Abhayamudra".
Track 2-2 - Copyright Control. Taken from a forthcoming Alcohol CD.
Track 2-3 - ℗ & © Lo Recordings 2005. Published by Hub100. Taken from the forthcoming Lo Recordings album "Magic Waves" to be released in Spring 2005.
Track 2-4 - Instruments created by Staalplaat Soundsystem. Copyleft Staalplaat Soundsystem. Unreleased track taken from the forthcoming Staalplaat Soundsystem CD "Happy Metal".
Track 2-5 - © Jason Kahn (SUISA) & Gunter Müller (SUISA). Unreleased alternate track to that included on the For4Ears CD "Blinks".
Track 2-6 - Published by ~scape Publishing/BMG Music Publ. Germany. Taken from the ~scape album "Nocturnes, False Dawns & Breakdowns".
Track 2-7 - ℗ & © 2004 Publisher Designee Mute Song Limited. Copyright Control. Taken from the CTI - Conspiracy International album "Cabal".
Track 2-8 - Taken from the Tigerbeat6 album "Special Gunpowder".
Track 2-9 - Burnt Sugar Index Publishing (SESAC). Taken from the forthcoming 2005 Avantgroid release "Burnt Sugar The Arkestra Chamber Vs The Dominatrix, featuring The Arkestra Chamber.
Track 2-10 - © 2004 Dreck Records LLP. ℗ 2004 Dreck Records LLP. Taken from the Dreck releases "The Ends I & II" (LP).
Track 2-11 - © 2004 David Grubbs & Nikos Veliotis. ℗ Headz 2005. Gastr Virgo Music (BMI), administered by Rough Trade Ltd. and Lyra Music Publishing SA/PRS. Taken from the forthcoming Headz CD "The Harmless Dust".
Track 2-12 - © Lucas/Van Wissem. Taken from the BvHaast CD "The Universe Of Absence".
Track 2-13 - ℗ & © Domino Recording Co Ltd. under license from Drag City. Royal Stable Music ASCAP/Eva Jackson Music ASCAP. Taken from the forthcoming Domino album "Superwolf" available in January 2005.
Track 2-14 - © Pierre Etoile Musique (BMI), admin. Bug Music. Produced & engineered at Kali Studios, 2004. Taken from the forthcoming 20/20/20 Records album "The Earth Is Blue".
Track 2-15 - Copyright Control. Static Discos/Dreampop 2005. Taken from Fax's forthcoming Static Discos CD "Collaborations & Remixes" to be released in early 2005.
Track 2-16 - ℗ & © Chicks On Speed Records GmBH 2004. Copyright Control. Taken from the forthcoming Chicks On Speed Records CD & LP "The Lighthouse".
Track 2-17 - © 2004 Christian Renou. Published 2004 Elsie And Jack. Exclusive mix from the forthcoming Elsie And Jack CD "Ex-Voto".
Track 2-18 - Published by Superbro Music. © 2004. Original Berlin Mix. Taken from the forthcoming Superbro 12" EP Reunified.
Track 2-19 - © Rune Grammofon. Taken from the forthcoming Rune Grammofon album to be released in January 2005.
Track 2-20 - ℗ & © 2004 M Bentley. Taken from the forthcoming Foundry release "This World".

In gatefold card sleeve.

This compilation © The Wire 2004.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1): deluxe WIRECD012/1 01
  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 2): deluxe WIRECD012/2 02
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI L136
  • Mastering SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI L135
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 1): IFPI 0456
  • Mould SID Code (Disc 2): IFPI 0460