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Do You Have The Force? - Jon Savage's Alternate History Of Electronica 1978-82

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Following on from 2012’s acclaimed “Fame” Post-Punk & 2015's "Perfect Motion" Psychedelic-Baggy 1988-93 compilations, Jon Savage decided to focus upon Electronic music from the Post-Punk era 1978-82 & has compiled an album that takes in Disco, proto-techno & experimental sounds..

This compilation is selected and curated by renowned cultural commentator, writer and film-maker Jon Savage. Amongst many highly revered projects Jon has produced the definitive work on Punk Rock in “England's Dreaming” and the documentary & book “Teenage” The Creation of Youth, 1875 - 1945. He is also the biographer of Joy Division & author of the top 10 Sunday Times best seller "This Searing Light, The Sun & Everything Else" The Oral History Of Joy Division in 2019.

Includes rare tracks & full length 12" versions

Re-mastered with care & attention from the very best available audio sources for maximum listening pleasure.. 

TRACK LISTING

A1. The Droids - Do You Have The Force ? 3"25
A2. Sylvia Love - Extraterrestrial Lover 6"59
A3. Transvolta - Disco Computer 6"50
A4. Rayon Laser - Funky Meteor 2"40
B1. Harry Thurmann - Underwater (12" Version) 6"05
B2. Slick - Space Bass (12" Version) 7"06
B3. Suicide - Mr Ray 5"14
B4. The Flying Lizards - Steam Away 4"48
C1. BGM / And 4"36
C2. Monoton - Shortwavetransmission 3"03
C3. The Sea Of Wires - Seascape 12"10
D1. Cabaret Voltaire - Invocation 6"24
D2. A Number Of Names  - Sharevari 5"30
D3. Homenaje A Patrick Cowley 10"07

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