Clock DVA – The Future and Radiophonic Dvations (partly)

DateAugsut 2019

This 5 LP box release, pre dates Horology 1 and is a companion collection of experimental recordings made in late 1977 / 1978 period by Adi Newton prior to and during the formative period of development of Clockdva.

The box includes the original Future recordings made by the trio of Adi Newton ,Martyn Ware & Ian Craig Marsh before The Future developed into The Human League and Clockdva.

The Future pioneered a totally electronic synthesised sound that later became Synth Pop that dominated the 1980,s music scene.

The remaining 4 Lps are entitled Radiophonic Dvations 1/2/3 & 4 a title devised to encompass and convey the nature of the recordings which are Experimental Analog Tape and Synthesis works inspired by early Acousmatics, Radiophonics, Pyschotronics and avant garde electronics.

These recordings which are the earliest research and development of Adi Newtons work ,represent the pioneering experimental recordings made at the outset of what became the Industrial and Electronic music wave that emerged in the late 1970,s which was inspired by numerous subversive elements such as Psychotronics ,Occult Culture & Radical Art movements and Theories.