Pacific 231 has been active since 1981, starting with a limited edition Psychic Euthanasia tape recorded in total stereo, Pacific 231 was involved into VP 231 for a few years alongside Vox Populi. His first LP “Unusual Perversions” was released in 1984. After some references, VP 231 was terminated following the double LP L’Enfer est Intime international compilation. Today, Pacific 231 is the co-producer on all his productions. From 1987 “Power Assume” second LP on Bunker Records in Canada to his most recent release ! This DCD Compendium* is a selective collection of early 80’s Pacific 231 works. More than 48 hours of recordings coming from reel-to-reel tapes has been unveiled and carefully converted to recover two hours worth of material. The production has been split in two parts as the 1st CD is Studio and the 2nd is Live. As a matter of interest, for the “Unusual Perversions” fans out there, a good percentage of the archives are circa 1984 and unreleased. * A compendium is a concise, yet comprehensive compilation of a body of knowledge. A compendium may summarize a larger work.
GENRE: EXPERIMENTAL, INDUSTRIAL, DARK AMBIENT, DRONE