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Hub Music 1987 (ART 3009, 2021)

by the Hub

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    50 copies of the original -- thought to be lost! -- cassette of music by the Hub, the original computer network band, have unexpectedly been found. When these are gone, that's it!

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Peyote 10:23
Tudor 03:32
Hub x 6 04:08
Vini 18:38


This streaming release is a high-resolution digital rip and re-mastering of the source recordings of the original Hub Music cassette release of 1987.

The recordings on this release are among the very first manifestations of the Hub's work, and include two tracks (2,3) from the first performances under the name "the Hub" of the duo of John Bischoff and Tim Perkis; two tracks (1,5) from the "pre-Hub" network trio Zero Chat Chat, with Bischoff, Perkis and Mark Trayle; and the first recording ('Hub x 6') of the full complement of the original 6 Hub members.


released January 22, 2021

John Bischoff (all tracks)
Tim Perkis (all tracks)
Mark Trayle (1,4,5)
Chris Brown (4)
Scot Gresham-Lancaster (4)
Phil Stone (4)

Original cassette recordings PROBABLY by Phillip Perkins but we're not sure!

Remastering of streaming version: Phillip Perkins/Tim Perkis


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ARTIFACT RECORDINGS is a project of Ubu, Incorporated, an artist-run, non-profit organization supporting experimental and electronic music based in the San Francisco Bay Area. Our download and compact disk series is dedicated to representing a living experimental music tradition that continues to thrive in the cracks between the commercial, academic and classical music establishments. ... more

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