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1 –Ian Sommerville & William S. Burroughs K-9 Was In Combat With The Alien Mind-Screens 13:29
2 –William S. Burroughs Origin And Theory Of The Tape Cut-Ups 3:43
3 –Brion Gysin Recalling All Active Agents 1:25
4 –Ian Sommerville & William S. Burroughs Silver Smoke Of Dreams 4:50
5 –William S. Burroughs Junky Relations 2:56
6 –Master Musicians Of Jajouka Joujouka 1:30
7 –William S. Burroughs Curse Go Back 1:12
8 –William S. Burroughs Present Time Excercises 2:18
9 –Master Musicians Of Jajouka Joujouka 0:43
10 –William S. Burroughs Working With The Popular Forces 2:37
11 –William S. Burroughs Interview With Mr. Martin 2:59
12 –Master Musicians Of Jajouka Joujouka 1:26
13 –Ian Sommerville Sound Piece 2:14
14 –Master Musicians Of Jajouka Joujouka 2:39
15 –William S. Burroughs Burroughs Called The Law 1:34
Compiled By [Selections Assembled], Producer – Bill Rich
Concept By, Executive-Producer – Frédéric Walheer, Guy Marc Hinant
Liner Notes – James Grauerholz
Photography By [Cover] – Harold Chapman
Track 1: Early cut-up tapes made by Ian Sommerville and WSB around 1965, probably in New York and London.
Track 2: From a lecture given by WSB at the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics at Naropa Institute, April 20, 1976.
Track 3: Excerpt from tape made in 1960 by Brion Gysin at BBC Studios in London, using BG's permutational technique.
Track 4: Tape made in early 1960's by Ian Sommerville and WSB, using the "drop-in" method.
Track 5: Excerpt from a radio talk by WSB in 1961 in London, "A Day in the Life of a Junky", tape courtesy of the University of Kansas Libraries.
Track 6, 9, 12, 14: Excerpts from live tape made by WSB at the Joujouka Festival in the hills of Morocco with Ornette Coleman, January 18, 1973.
Track 7: From early 1960's tape, WSB chanting an anti-curse.
Track 8: Cassette work by WSB in London, ca. 1971, using radio, television, several tape recorders.
Track 10: WSB cut-ups with Dutch Schultz's last words and news texts, shortwave radio noise, mid-1960's, London.
Track 11: Excerpt, WSB performance at the ICA in London, February 28, 1963; tape courtesy of Gordon C.A. Craig.
Track 13: Produced By Ian Sommerville using the inching technique, 1960's?
Track 15: WSB routine recorded mid-1960's - dropping a dime on the Nova Mob; tape courtesy of the University of Kansas Libraries.
Archival reconstruction by Romana Recording Studios, Kansas, Summer 1986.
Acknowledgements to Peter Christopherson and Genesis P-Orridge, who early recognized the importance of this kind of tapes.
Thanks to Naropa Institute, the Kenneth Spencer Research Library at the University of Kansas, the BBC, the ICA & Gordon Craig, London.
Special thanks to James Grauerholz for his help in the completion of this record.
Liner notes written in Summer 1986.
P + C 2001
Manufactured in Austria.