London, UK: Blast First, 1994
Edition of 500
Blast First was a sub label of Mute records, founded by Paul Smith to release Sonic Youth records in the UK. The label has put out records and CDs by bands such as The Butthole Surfers, Dinosaur Jr., Labradford, Liars, Pan Sonic, The Raincoats, and Suicide, as well as artworld crossovers such as Glenn Branca and Jeremy Deller's Acid Brass project.
This disk, made in a special arrangement with The Wire Magazine, features a variety of experimental music and audio art, including Christian Marclay, Philip Jeck, and John Oswald. The CD booklet contains pages (text, visuals or both) by each of the participants.