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Massacre with Fred Frith, Bill Laswell and Charles Hayward in an album collecting live recordings from Frith's private archives, documenting their 1999 European tour and 2008 performances, spectacular improvised rock.

Love Me Tender

Massacre: Love Me Tender (Tzadik)
Label: Tzadik    
Released in: USA    

"One of the first, longest running and most acclaimed improvisational rock ensembles in the world presents a special collection of live recordings culled from the private archives of guitarist extraordinaire Fred Frith. Hand picked for this release, the music comes from their exciting 1999 European tour, and from their most recent onslaughts in 2008. An essential document of one of the most incendiary rock trios in music history."-Tzadik

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Product Information:

UPC: 702397764229

Label: Tzadik
Catalog ID: TZA-CD-7642
Squidco Product Code: 17662

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2013
Country: USA
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded at Moers Festival, Moers, Germany on May 23rd, 1999. Recorded at Rote Fabrik, Zurich, Switzerland on May 25th, 1999. Recorded at Castello Estense, Ferrara, Italy on June 22nd, 2008.


Fred Frith-electric guitar

Bill Laswell-electric bass

Charles Hayward-drums, melodica, voice

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Track Listing:

1. Bright Blue 7:42

2. Dot In The Prison 4:07

3. Rosey Good Shook 4:22

4. Shadow Then Omitted 5:54

5. In Search Of The Nervous System 6:12

6. History Fictions 2:34

7. Between Roof And Bird 2:01

8. Shoe Often Repeated 3:56

9. The North Reaches To The Ankle 4:52

10. Madness Is Medicine 8:05

11. Chapter Amber 4:03