118-track grindcore compilation featuring some of the first ever grindcore
recordings, is out now in Europe for the price of just one regular CD.
GRIND MADNESS AT THE BBC features tracks taken from the legendary JOHN
PEEL's early BBC radio sessions, which were recorded at the Maida Vale
studios in London, UK between 1987 and 1990, marking a historic moment in
the world of extreme music.
From the earliest days of Earache Records, JOHN PEEL was a huge supporter of
the label and its extreme bands, offering some of them the chance to lay
down some tracks for his national UK radio show. In subsequent years, bands
such as NAPALM DEATH and CARCASS have credited PEEL with kick-starting their
Now, Earache Records has obtained the rights from the BBC to release these
groundbreaking radio sessions in their entirety for the first time. The
3-disc set comes in a deluxe digipak and features 118 tracks of classic
recordings from NAPALM DEATH, CARCASS, BOLT THROWER, EXTREME NOISE TERROR,
GODFLESH, HERESY, UNSEEN TERROR and INTENSE DEGREE, combining to a running
total of over three and a half hours of pure grind.
For more GRIND MADNESS AT THE BBC information and to listen to some of the
tracks, head to http://www.myspace.com/grindmadness
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