Release date 18 December 2015
Label Fred Records (UK)
|Artist Fred Frith|
Producer Fred Frith
Genre Experimental music
|Released November 2015 (2015-11)|
Recorded April 1987, United States
Similar Fred Frith albums, Experimental music albums
Fred frith propaganda
Propaganda is a studio album by English guitarist, composer and improvisor Fred Frith. It comprises 21 pieces for dance written by Frith and commissioned by Matthew Maguire for the Creation Production Company. It was first performed at La Mama ETC in New York City in May 1987. The suite was recorded by Kramer at Noise New York in April 1987 and released on Side 4 of Frith's 1988 solo album, The Technology of Tears. It was omitted from the CD releases of the album.
The Propaganda suite was reworked and remastered in February 2015 by Myles Boisen, and was released by Fred Records in November 2015.
All tracks composed by Fred Frith.
Sources: AllMusic, Discogs, SquidCo
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Sound and artwork
Recorded at Noise New York, April 1987; Mastered at Headless Buddhna Mastering Labs, Oakland, California, February 2015.
1Shelter for Them All1:37
2A Deeper Understanding of Conflict4:21
3The Hounds of Democracy1:19