Sonic Youth / Lydia Lunch ‎– Death Valley '69

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Blast First ‎– BFFP 2, Homestead Records ‎– HMS 021
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Vinyl, 12", 33 ⅓ RPM, 45 RPM, EP
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A Sonic Youth With Lydia Lunch Death Valley '69
Backing Vocals – Lee RanaldoDrums – Bob BertProducer, Engineer – Martin BisiProducer, Engineer [Assistant] – John ErskineVocals – Thurston MooreVocals, Lyrics By – Lydia Lunch
5:27
B1 Sonic Youth I Dreamed I Dream
Drums – Richard EdsonEngineer – Don Hunerberg*Vocals – Kim Gordon, Lee Ranaldo
5:13
B2 Sonic Youth Inhuman
Drums – Jim SclavunosGuitar [Zither] – Lee RanaldoProducer, Engineer – Wharton TiersProducer, Engineer [Assistant] – John ErskineVocals – Kim Gordon
3:58
B3 Sonic Youth Brother James
Drums – Bob BertProducer, Engineer – Wharton TiersProducer, Engineer [Assistant] – John ErskineVocals – Kim Gordon
3:10
B4 Sonic Youth Satan Is Boring
Drums – Bob BertEngineer – Martin BisiEngineer [Assistant] – John ErskineProducer – Erskine*, Bisi*, SY*Vocals – Thurston Moore
5:01

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Released in conjunction with Homestead Records in the USA as HMS021.

Issued with wraparound gatefold insert:
Page 1 - Death Valley '69 lyric sheet by Savage Pencil.
Page 2 - Interview from Jan 13th 1985 titled '...and the sound of screwdrivers' by Clutch fanzine no.7.
Page 3 - b/w gig photo, shot from behind drums - Mojave desert, California Jan 1985 by Alan Peak.
Page 4 - tracklist and band line-up.

A side 45rpm
B side 33rpm

c Savage Conquest/Rough Trade Music
Cover photo: Seattle-Jan 1985

"Death Valley '69" taken from the LP Bad Moon Rising (1985).
"I Dreamed I Dream" taken from the LP Sonic Youth (1982).
"Inhuman" taken from the LP Confusion Is Sex (1983).
"Brother James" taken from the mini album Kill Yr. Idols (1983).
"Satan is Boring" is from the Bad Moon sessions, included in 1986 on the CD version of the album.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched, variant 1): BFFP 2 A1 = HMS 021 A1 RAY GUN OR MANSON, ITS THE SAME THING. A PORKY PRIME CUT. MPO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched, variant 1): BFFP 2 B2 = HMS 021 B2 THE S.FACTOR WAS OK ON THE DAY A PORKY PRIME CUT. MPO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched, variant 2): BFFP 2 A1 RAY GUN OR MANSON, ITS THE SAME THING. A PORKY PRIME CUT. MPO
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched, variant 2): BFFP 2 B2 THE S.FACTOR WAS OK ON THE DAY A PORKY PRIME CAT. MPO

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