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Identification (1990)


1. Sucking Chest Wound a brief history of SCW (2:45)
Wayne Morris (Toronto).

2. M.a.t.ú. on y va (0:14)
Mobile Art Terrorism Unit was an imaginary enterprise managed by Bruce, Alex and Christof (Montreal)

3. Mark Hosler starting with c (0:14)
Mark Hosler (Negativland)

4. Jim Andrews various decisions (0:54)
Excerpt from ?fram?, a programme on CFUV-FM in Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.

5. Sue Ann Harkey & Sylvain Côté danger waltz (2:45)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, Fall of 1989.

6. les Pois z'ont Rouges l'hippocampe (et explication) (1:29)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, Fall of 1989 (Montreal).

7. Radio Zones le western (0:06)
From the archives of Radio Zones (Ferney-Voltaire, France).

8. Pépé personne téléphone (0:38)
From the archives of Radio Zones (Ferney-Voltaire, France).

9. Breathing Exercises intransigent (0:22)
From an unmitigated danger zone with Bruce, Christof and a perplexed caller, March 1990.

10. In Solitary Confinement only the strong survive (2:21)
c/o Freak of Nature, aka Howard Gibbs.

11. Bruce Gottlieb the unmitigated tetanous hour (0:06)
Live on the unmitigated tetanous hour, CKUT-FM, Montreal.

12. Claude Lamothe improvisation (2:26)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, Fall of 1989, Montreal.

13. Bruce Gottlieb a hamatza song (1:12)
Live on the unmitigated tetanous hour, CKUT-FM, Montreal.

14. Dan Lander The Problem with Language (0:50)
The problem with language was a program on CKLN-FM in Toronto.

15. Margo de la soul (2:48)
Margo's Intense Listening Corner with Margo's Intense Friends was a weekly segment on CKUT-FM's New Shit programme.

16. Bruire stop fighting now (1:30)
Michel F. Côté (percussion acoustique, électronique, ondes courtes) et Martin Tétreault (disques, tables tournantes, télé), socan (c)1990.

17. Knut Remond j'aime les sons sales (6:50)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, January 1990, Montreal.

18. William S. Burroughs all games are hostile (0:15)
From a press conference in Montreal, 1989.


19. Myra Sohappy a legacy of struggle to preserve a way of life mixed with Esruk Last Waltz (part 1)
Myra Sohappy from the archives of Radio Zones (Ferney-Voltaire, France). Last Waltz by Esruk (Ben Wilkin of Dentrite Tapes, Vancouver).

20. Michel Smith le disque vert et ses clartés (ouverture) -version radiophonique (6:10)
Duet improv with serongi overdub by David Life (New York/Toronto).

21. PoMoCoMo Minister of Fiction (1:13)
Andreas Kitzman & Rafael Lozano-Hemmer (Montreal).

22. Roughage last paradise (8:24)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, Fall of 1989 (Montreal). Zev Asher guitars, tapes, effects; Chris Wilson sax; Christof Migone turntables, edits.

23. Swamp Radio Cobweb station id (3:12)
Live on Danger in Paradise, CKUT-FM, Summer 1989 (Montreal), Xexoxial Endarchy.

24. Radio Free Banff Who's in charge here? (0:38)
Claude Schryer

25. le paradis art strike? (3:16)
Voices by Nadine, Ian, Allison, Merlanne, Margo, Gyula, Will, Ernle, Isabelle, Martin, Joanne, Jayn.

26. Jack Wright live at guiseppi's in santa barbara, september 21 1988 (5:36)

An international compilation cassette (C-60) compiled and produced in 1990 by Christof Migone.

Identification was at first intended to feature solely IDs from radios real or imaginary. It quickly became less specific.

Cassette cover of sandpaper with title stamped on a purposely inconvenient flap.

Published by see///.saw tapes (now defunct).

This compilation includes almost everything that can be done. Live music, listener calls, DJ patter/interviews /explanations, show ID's and even a small excerpt from a W.S. Burrough's press conference. This is a very enjoyable tape and the selections are generally short and to the point. Boredom, therefore, is kept to an absolute minimum. Recommended.
-Brian Fulmer, The Single Eye (Montréal)

Curieux mélange que celui présenté sous emballage abrasif: sons musique, extraits d'émissions de radio, audio art, tout se bousculant joyeusement, dans un ensemble particulièrement réussis. Encore une production qui enchantera ceux et celles qui sont en overdose d'écoute des émissions standardisées des radios commerciales!
Guy Stuckens, MAM (Belgium)