Meltdown (Massacre album)

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Meltdown
Live album by Massacre
Released November 2001 (2001-11)
Recorded June 2001, United Kingdom
Genre Avant-rock, free improvisation
Length 67:33
Label Tzadik (United States)
Producer Massacre
Massacre chronology
Funny Valentine
(1998)
Meltdown
(2001)
Lonely Heart
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

Meltdown is the third album by avant-rock, experimental power trio Massacre. The line-up for this album featured Fred Frith (guitar), Bill Laswell (bass guitar) and Charles Hayward (drums). It was recorded live at Robert Wyatt's 2001 Meltdown Festival in the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London on June 17, 2001.[1]

Track listing[edit]

All tracks composed by Massacre except where stated.

  1. "Up For It / Song For Che / Closing Circles and Loose End" (Massacre/Charlie Haden) – 20:37
  2. "Hover" – 3:48
  3. "For Food and Scatter" – 10:25
  4. "Figure Out" – 25:23
  5. "The Empire Strikes Back" – 2:06
  6. "Over" – 5:14

Source: AllMusic,[1] Discogs.[2]

Personnel[edit]

Sound[edit]

Source: Discogs.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Anderson, Rick. "Meltdown". AllMusic. Retrieved 2012-09-25. 
  2. ^ a b Meltdown at Discogs.

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