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

Label
Caroline True
Released
16th April 2021

Format Info

CD

Jon Savage, legendary music writer & biographer takes a typically eclectic voyage through Post-Punk era electronic music, Disco & proto-techno 1978-82

Featuring:Suicide/A Sea Of Wires/Sylvia Love/Cabaret Voltaire/Transvolta/A Number Of Names/Slick & More..
Includes many rare tracks to vinyl & full length 12″ versions

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.

 

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