Atavistic Unheard Music Series UMS/ALP224CD Double indemnity/Imitation of life
Tristan Honsinger, cello, voice, whistling, violin; Toshinori Kondo, trumpet, voice, mutes, rattles,
small instruments; David Toop, electric guitar, bass guitar, flute, alto flute, wooden flutes, small instruments; Steve Beresford, piano, euphonium, flugelhorn, siren, metal violin, winfield organ,
toy electric guitar, bass guitar, automatic instruments, small instruments.
Tracks 3 and 7 were recorded at Room at the top, London on 22 May 1981 and originally released on LP by Y Records as Y13; other tracks recorded at the ICA, London in August 1980. Tracks 4, 5 and 6 originally released on LP by Y Records as Y9; tracks 1 and 2 are out-takes from this session and have not been previously released.
- Out-take F (09.42)
- Out-take B (09.23)
- Imitation of life side one (21.19)
- Say hello to the cello (03.44)
- Pre-echo (06.53)
- Stolen time (02.17)
- Imitation of life side two (17.53)
Front cover drawing (reproduced above) by Tessa Pollitt.
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