サム・ビザール・レコーズはレコード・ミラー誌にいたスティヴォによって設立された。ラジオのDJでもあった彼はソフト・セルやデペッシュ・モード達をデモ・テープを編集して『Some Bizzare Album』というコンピレーション・アルバムで世の中に送り出した。

Some Bizzare Records was founded by Stevo who was in Record Miller. He who was also a radio DJ sent out the artists such as Soft Cell and Depeche Mode with the compilation "Some Bizzare Album" which edited the demo tapes.

Blancmange | Blah Blah Blah | B-Movie | Classix Nouveaux | Clock DVA | Coil NEW! | Depeche Mode | Einsturzende Neubauten | Fast Set, The | Illustration | Jell | Loved One, The | Naked Lunch | Neu Electrikk | Soft Cell | The The
Some Bizzare Album | If You Can't Please Yourself You Can't Please Your Soul

Blah Blah Blah


They talk something meaningless rather than singing.


Throbbing Gristle、Psychic TVとも繋がるカルト系インダストリアル・ユニット。

This is a cultic Industrial unit connected to Throbbing Gristle and Psychic TV.

Fast Set, The

マーク・ボランの『King Of The Rumbling Spires』をカヴァーしたエレポップ・トリオ。

This is a Electro Pop trio which covered Marc Bolan's "King Of The Rumbling Spires".



They have pre-New Romantic style sound.



This is a dark Avant Grant Pop band.

Loved One, The


This is an Experimental Electro Pop duo.

Naked Lunch, The


This is an Electro Pop quartet with 3 synth-players.

Neu Electrikk


This is a off-tune primitive electro pop. The name sounds German, but is it a British band?

The The


The The formed by Matt Johnson in '79 debuted from 4AD and move to Some Bizzare then CBS. In '88, Matt renewed the band by inviting Johnny Marr of the Smiths.


Some Bizzare Album

[1981] Some Bizzare

01. Blancmange: Sad Day
02. Soft Cell: The Girl With The Patent Leather Face
03. Neu Electrikk: Lust Of Berlin
04. Naked Lunch: La Femme
05. The Fast Set: King Of The Rumbling Spires
06. The Loved One: Observations
07. Illustration: Tidal Flow
08. Depeche Mode: Photographic
09. The The
10. B Movie: Moles
11. Jell: I Dare Say It Will Hurt A Little
12. Blah Blah Blah: Central Park

スウェーデンの人の協力でやっと音源を手に入れることが出来ました。のちに非エレクトロになるThe Theも含めてメジャー・エレポップ以前のチープ感を保ちつつとてもエレクトロな仕上がりなオムニバスです。

I finally got it with help from a Swedish person. This is very electro omnibus maintaining cheapness before major electro pop period including The The that became non-electro later on.

If You Can't Please Yourself You Can't Please Your Soul

[1985] Some Bizzare

A1. Scraping Foetus Off The Wheel: The Only Good Christian Is A Dead Christian
A2. Cabaret Voltaire: Product Patrol
A3. Test Dept.: Total Nervous Phenomenon
A4. Marc Almond: Love Amongst the Ruined
A5. Psychic T.V.: Twisted
B1. The The: Flesh and Bones
B2. Coil: The Wheel
B3. Yello: The Roxy Cut
B4. Virginia Astley: Waiting to Fall
B5. Einsturzende Neubauten: Wardrobe


<Based on the info. from Mr. Harii's>