A Japanese release mixing a selection of tracks from the My
Favourite Place EP, Cat
Of Alienation and Whorehouse...
albums, plus one each from Arbor
Vitae and the split 7"s with Discount
The Transmissions are samples from the Conet Project,
a multi-CD set of intercepted recordings of 'number stations' -
shortwave radio transmissions from around the world that are reputedly
run by various intelligence agencies. Further samples were used
Mississippi's Stars Are Exploding. For more
information visit the Conet
Project home page and/or this
informative review of the CDs.
The 'John Peel speech' is a sample of the legendary BBC Radio DJ
talking in 1994 about Good Judge Of Character being
the "Yank sizzler for the week" and a "pop sensation".
Lance's comment on this is here.
All the song titles and lyrics are in Japanese - in fact, the
only words of English on this are the band name, album title and
the label name and address.