Various Artists

Cold Waves of Color Volume 5

Release Notes
  • 5th volume of cold wave, electronic synth pop, and minimal tracks from the Color Tapes archive, recorded between 1981-1985
  • Import LP limited to 250 copies
  • LP features a poster insert and reproduction of Issue 4 of Color Tapes fanzine “Purple Twilight” from 1985
  • Tracks drawn from DIY cassette editions of 100 copies (or less)

Here is the long-awaited fifth volume of our well received compilation series of 1980’s electronic tracks from the Color Tapes label. As with the other volumes you can find great examples of cold wave, minimal wave and synth electronics made by obscure British bands such as Berserk In A Hayfield, Disintegrators, Lives of Angels, The Lord—plus a rare track by post-Alternative TV avant-garde band The Good Missionaries!