Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June Presents-Kapo!

First release date : 1996 Personnel : Douglas P, Richard Leviathan Release notes : Original tracklist : 1. Wolf Wind 2. Only Europa Knows 3. Headhunter 4. A Sad Place to Make a Shadow 5. Lullaby To A Ghetto 6. Hero Gallow 7. The Rat and The Eucharist 8. Wolf Wind – Reprise   Previous Next Edition : 1Release date : 1996Format : LP / Red Clear VinylReference : NERO XIIILabel : Twilight Command  / World Serpent DistributionBarcode : 5021958131313Copies : ? Scratched message : There is a north wind…

 117 total views,  1 views today

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-Black Angel Live !

First release date : 2008 Personnel : Douglas P. John Murphy Release notes : A surprise release of a very recently unearthed live recording of an excellent and exciting performance at the famous Esplanade Hotel in Melbourne, Australia in May, 2000 featuring one of the first stripped back acoustic shows that was to go on to tour America and Europa in the next 5 years. Released in a limited edition of 2,000 signed foil-blocked Digipaks featuring rare/unseen photos. Recorded live at The Esplanade Hotel, Melbourne, Australia 24.V.00.   Previous Next…

 93 total views,  2 views today

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-All Pigs Must Die

First release date : 23/11/2001 Personnel : Douglas Pearce, Andreas Ritter, Campbell Finley, Boyd Rice Original tracklist : 1. All pigs must die 2. Tick Tock 3. Disappear in every way 4. The enemy within 5. We said destroy II 6. Flies have their house 7. With bad blood 8. No pig day (some night we’re going to party like it’s 1969) 9. We said destroy III 10. Lords of the sties 11. Ride out!   Previous Next Edition : 1Release date : 23/11/2001Format : CD DigipakReference : LEPER CD…

 121 total views

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-The Rule Of Thirds

First release date : 2008 Personnel : Douglas P. Dave Lokan Release notes : Recorded between the Southern Autumn Equinox and Halloween, 2007 at Big Sound Studios and The Full Bench, Adelaide, SA. Released simultaneously on CD (digisleeve), 2×10″ and 2×10″ picture disc (gatefold cover + poster). Vinyl editions are both limited to 1000 copies.   Previous Next Edition : 1Release date : 17/03/2008Format : CD DIGISLEEVEReference : BAD VC CD 51Label :  New European Recordings / NERUSBarcode : 753907233124Notes : Packaged in an embossed gatefold card sleeve with 16-page…

 100 total views

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-Take Care And Control

First release date : 1998 Personnel : Douglas P. Release notes : Take Care And Control was written and recorded between October 1997 and March 1998 at Big Sound Studios Adelaide, S.A. Track A4 (“Kameradschaft”) was already completed prior to Albin Julius Martinek’s arrival to contribute other composer’s musical motifs to the music for this record. Tracks CD1 & CD3 recorded, mixed and produced October 1997 at Big Sound Studios, Adelaide, S.A. Track CD2 recorded 1994, track CD4 recorded 1987. Refound and remixed January 1998 at Jacob’s Studio, Farnham, England….

 146 total views

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-The World That Summer

First release date : 1986 Personnel : Douglas Pearce, Andrea James, David Tibet Release notes : Recorded between 1985-86 at Alaska Studios, London.   Previous Next Edition : 1Release date : 1986Format : 2LP / Black vinyl / Gatefold sleeve with embossed roses outsideReference : BAD VC9Label :  New European RecordingsCopies : 5000Scratched message : One is the number….Anonymous in glory…Love is now empty…/And incomplete! For BC, Y.M. & J.G Notes : On the second side of the second album:“Reprise #1” is an instrumental version of “Rule Again”“Reprise #2” is…

 110 total views,  1 views today

More...
Posted in All Discography Articles

Death In June-The World That Summer 20Th Anniversary Extras

First release date : 2008 Personnel : Release notes : Contains the six extra tracks from the release The World That Summer from 2006, packaged in a full-colour card slipcase. Tracks 1, 3 and 4 were re-recorded at Big Sound Studios, June 2005/March 2006. Tracks 2, 5 and 6 were re-recorded for The Corn Years compilation March 1989. All tracks re-mastered at Big Sound Studios April 2006.     Edition : 1Release date : 2008Format : MCD / Cardboard slipcaseReference : BAD VC9/20Label :  NERUS https://www.discogs.com/De%C3%A4th-In-J%C3%BCne-The-W%C3%B6rld-Th%C3%A4t-S%C3%BCmmer-20th-Anniversary-Extras/release/1463559 1 Come Before Christ…

 100 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-03-18-THE RULE OF THIRDS

DEATH IN JUNE – ‘THE RULE OF THIRDS’ – BAD VC51 CD / Dble.10″ LP / Dble.10″ Picture Disc. The New Album – Release Date: 18.III.08 “From Autumnal to Vernal Equinox this is the Death In June Winter tree. Stripped bare but, for 13 of its branches. But, they are as strong as ever and with 13 glasses and 1 last toast this new album captures the true essence of Death In June, again setting new standards in its self-created genre. Let The Blackbirds Kiss You And May The Rule…

 78 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-The World That Summer Extras

The 6 track CD e.p. of ‘Extras’ that came with the now deleted 2006 release of the 20th Anniversary Edition of Death In June’s ‘The World That Summer’ stone box album is now released separately in an individual card slipcase. Track listing: COME BEFORE CHRIST AND MURDER LOVE ( acoustic re-recording 2006) LOVE MURDER (exclusive version taken from the deleted ‘The Corn Years’ CD 1989) BREAK THE BLACK ICE (exclusive version taken from the deleted ‘The Corn Years’ CD 1989) ROCKING HORSE NIGHT (acoustic re-recording 2006) TORTURE BY ROSES (…

 76 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-THE RULE OF THIRDS VIDEOS

THE RULE OF THIRDS VIDEOS The Rule Of Thirds : http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=43QCmgTaDDA Jesus, Junk and the Jurisdiction http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tUy6LfonkVA My Rhine Atrocity http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ziOGtZOz8_8 Good Mourning Sun http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=24Mj1xOLYkg The Rule Of Thirds 2 http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4tb-mLd9V-g Good Mourning Sun (2nd Version) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IIzVU7znzXk  80 total views

 80 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-DOWN IN JUNE – ‘COVERS…DEATH IN JUNE’

DOWN IN JUNE – ‘COVERS…DEATH IN JUNE’ – CD NERUS12 No slavish imitators Sweden’s Down In June deconstruct and lavishly, as well as lovingly, reinvent songs from the Death In June catalogue with their own distinctive Totenpop vision. As The Byrds were to Dylan so Down In June are to Death In June. A very rare and surprising discovery awaits. Track Listing: HEILIGE LIEBE! THE ENEMY WITHIN FALL APART BUT, WHAT ENDS WHEN THE SYMBOLS SHATTER? HOLLOWS OF DEVOTION HEAVEN STREET LITTLE BLACK ANGEL THE GRASS IS ALWAYS BROWNER FIELDS…

 78 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-CRISIS – ENDS

The final live show of Crisis recorded on 10th May, 1980 at Surrey University, Guildford will be released soon on both CD and coloured vinyl LP. Here’s the track listing: HOLOCAUST AFRAID LAUGHIN’ ON TV WHITE YOUTH RED BRIGADES ALL ALONE IN HER NIRVANA (Yes, that one!) ALIENATION S.P.G. (never before released) UK 79 FRUSTRATION KANADA KOMMANDO The recording has been digitally remastered from the original bootleg recording released shortly after the performance. There were other shows planned for Reading and Bristol after that but it was eventually decided that…

 75 total views

More...
Posted in News

News-2008-03-20-BLACK ANGEL – LIVE!

A surprise release of a very recently unearthed live recording of an excellent and exciting performance at the famous Esplanade Hotel in Melbourne, Australia in May, 2000 featuring one of the first stripped back acoustic shows that was to go on to tour America and Europa in the next 5 years. Released in a limited edition of 2,000 signed foil-blocked Digipaks featuring rare/unseen photos. Track Listing: DEATH IN JUNE – ‘BLACK ANGEL – LIVE!’ KU KU KU TO DROWN A ROSE OMEN-FILLED SEASON SYMBOLS OF THE SUN GIDDY GIDDY CAROUSEL…

 72 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-Elegy

What do you mean, symbolically, by The Rule of Thirds, which is first of all a principle of photographic composition  ? It was the rule of photographic composition that I was initially thinking of as, being a photographer myself and designing most of the Death In June CD/LP sleeves and promo photos over the years, I have based many, many of my photos I’ve taken for Death In June and other projects on this but then it soon dawned on me that it had other connotations for me and others….

 97 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-D-Side

“The Rule of Thirds” seems to illustrate the most classic appearances of your songwriting, in relation with the vision you’ve put on folk music. Did you since the beginning wish to touch this very minimal ans acoustic aspect of the music ? You’re correct in respect that I think I’ve been gradually deconstructing Death In June over this 21st Century. Certainly, in the live arena and now, on record. But, also there appear to be so many groups now, either consciously or unconsciously, sounding like ‘classic’ Death In June that I…

 97 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-Black49

Douglas, half a year has passed since the release of “The Rule Of Thirds”. How was this album received? Are you happy with the reactions? TROT was received extremely well, has sold very well and I’m happy and surprised by most of the critical reactions. I thought it would be a ‘difficult’ album for a lot of people at first listen but I had faith in it, like previous Death In June recordings and that was more than enough. In fact, new listeners have been gained and I’ve been reviewed…

 86 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-Rockarilla340-Tony

Interview with Douglas P. and Tony Wakeford about the Crisis era (Aldo Chimenti for Rockerilla) 1.Why after 3 decades did you decide stopping the blackout and talking again about your early punk experience with Crisis? Well Doug has always handled the Crisis side of things and even after all this time it still seems to have a kind of life of its own. It makes sense to have our perspective on it and I was pleasantly surprised at the quality (not sure thetas the right word!) of the final concert….

 102 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-Rockarilla340-Douglas

Interview with Douglas P. and Tony Wakeford about the Crisis era (Aldo Chimenti for Rockerilla) 1.Why after 3 decades did you decide stopping the blackout and talking again about your early punk experience with Crisis? We appear to have become more relaxed about an aspect of our joint past that was for many years a difficult memory to lose. Besides, with the various CD reissues of different Crisis releases including the new ‘Ends!’ CD of our final concert supporting Magazine and Bauhaus in May, 1980 it also seemed appropriate to…

 80 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-D-Side48-Tony

Have you participated, in one way or another to the release of “Ends!” ? Only in being the skinny speed freak that played on it. This was very much down to Doug’s ideas and hard work. The fact to release this last concert can let suppose that this moment of your carreer has kept an importance in your mind. What kind of remembrance do you keep today from the end of this project, what does it represent in your soul ? To be honest even with the nostalgic glow of being slim…

 74 total views

More...
Posted in All Interviews

Interview:2008-D-Side48-Douglas

How came the idea to release “Ends!”? A number of factors led to this writing of possibly the final chapter to the story of my first group Crisis. The American release in 2005 of the compilation album called ‘Holocaust Hymns’ was a success and, in turn, it’s led to an invitation to contribute the track ‘UK’79’ to another compilation album being prepared by Rough Trade/V2 that will also feature people like Neil Young, The Beat, Woody Guthrie, The Smiths and The Byrds! It’s very nice to be recognised so many…

 74 total views,  1 views today

More...