Chen Yi - "The" 1978 - 1983
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1. A1 - Stand Up
2. A2 - Hail
3. A3 - Commune #17.3.1979
4. A4 - Rug
5. A5 - Wargame
6. A6 - Chensession #6.4.1978
7. A7 - Tape
8. A8 - Honey Monkey
9. B1 - Rounder
10. B2 - Honey Money
11. B3 - The
12. B4 - Chensession #20.5.1979
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Chen Yi - "The" 1978 - 1983

Chen Yi aims for a collective approach of art. As an isolated group of humans/numbers operating directly from a secret place in Chelmsford (UK), they developped a personnal and “bizarre” utilisation of guitars, machines, voices, distortion, giving as result an unconventional regroupment of compositions amongst a lot of lost/unreleased recordings. This is likely what got John Peel interested which leads to an inexplicable CBS contract. More couldn’t be finalised, because CBS suddenly pulled out of the contract. “Due to their raw and alternative ’self-made’ musical approach, they’ve been compared to the likes of Throbbing Gristle, Borghesia & Severed Heads or more underground names as Het Zweet, Biting Tongues…

Vinyl, 12", EP, Reissue