"1994 GAS Tape"

 

G.A.S.
GAS 1994

1994
Cassette-only release
Total time: 72:16

A Side:

1) Intro / Hymnalayas - Gong (7:59)
2) Instrumental / Prostitute Poem - Mothergong (6:54)
3) I've Bin Stoned Before / Mr Longshanks / Oh Mother - Daevid Allen (3:10)
4) Mother Gliss / Space Whisper - Daevid Allen / Gilli Smyth (4:21)
5) Didier Pon Gong (1:10)
6) Instrumental - Gong (2:31)
7) Flying Tea-Saucer - Gong (6:42)

B Side:

1) I Was a Mastoid Schitzoid - Planet Gong (7:42)
2) Whirly Swirly Gliss - Daevid Allen (4:47)
3) Teeth - Planet Gong (3:40)
4) Womb Music - Daevid Allen / David Tolley (5:03)
5) Hari Burble & Squeek (6:50)
6) Tick On My Cock - Daevid Allen (2:50)
7) Bloomdido Speaks, Part The Second (0:16)
8) Temple Inna - Mothergong (4:44)
9) Crazy Town - Mothergong (3:37)


Credits on cassette:

SCREECHING SONICS, SOOTHING SOUNDS, SILVER SAUSAGES

Another delve into the cellers of Chateau Gong has revealed the following sonic rarities for your enjoyment.

Daevid Allen n'existe pas.

Sauces:

A1, 5, B7 - Shapeshifter UK Tour '92.
A2,6, B8 - Mothergong, Oxford 16/9/89.
A3 - D.A. solo Tour, Leeds, 12/10/93.
A4, B2, 5 - 'Mother' pre-mixes, '76/77.
B1 - 'Big Daddy Norwich' tape, Planet Gong '77.
B3 - Floating Anarchy, Norwich, '91.
B4 - P&S Gig No 1, '81.
B6 - D.A. solo gig, Mean Fiddler, 4/10/93.

Compiled by Tim Flatus.

Mastered to DAT and copied in real-time with Dolby B.

GONG APPRECIATION SOCIETY
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All songs Copyright © 1994
All rights reserved. © & P 1994


Notes & details:

- Intro/Hymnalayas: Shapeshifter UK Tour Oct 14 to Nov 1 1992. PlanetGong lists these dates as GongMaison.
- Instrumental/Prostitute Poem: from gig unlisted on Calyx or Planetgong. Street Version of "Prostitute Poem".
- Stoned Before/Mr Longshanks/Oh Mother: with unknown interview. 1993-10-12 Leeds, Duchess Of York solo.
- Mother Gliss/Space Whisper - Daevid Allen / Gilli Smyth: very different mix of  "Mother" on Smyth's Mother lp.
- Didier Pon Gong: undated Didier interview. Shapeshifter UK Tour Oct 14-Nov 1 1992.
- Instrumental - Gong: "Eléphant La Cuisse", not Mother Gong but Gong (no date but most probably UK '92 tour).
- Flying Tea-Saucer: "Flying Teapot", no source listed. Sounds like MotherGong w/Allen possibly same gig as A2.
- Mastoid Schitzoid: not Planet Gong '77 but Here & Now, Daevid, Gilli & George Bishop, Norwich 1978-12-18.
- Whirly Swirly Gliss - Daevid Allen.: very different mix of tracks used on Gilli Smyth's Mother lp.
- Teeth: Planet Gong - Nov 2 1991, Norwich, UK, Arts Centre (also Here & Now). Intro bit with Lady June's voice.
- Womb Music - Daevid Allen / David Tolley: 1981, from early Australian gig after Daevid's return to Australia.
- Hari Burble & Squeeks: very different mix of tracks used on Gilli Smyth's Mother lp.
- Tick On My Cock - Daevid Allen: October 4th 1993, London, UK - The Mean Fiddler (Daevid Allen solo).
- Bloomdido Speaks Part the 2nd: Didier sings Parker's "Bloomdido". Shapeshifter UK Tour Oct 14-Nov '92.
- Temple Inna: "Inner Temple" cut before "Est-ce Que Je Suis". Gong (Pip Pyle), not Mother Gong. UK ' 92 tour?.
- Crazy Town - Mothergong: not listed but most probably from same source as tracks A2 & A6 (identical sound).


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