- I already know that the following question is a non topic one for the kind
of music we talk about but:
doe anyone know in which MC5 album is tracked the BLACK TO COMMsong??
thanks a lot,i got this question in my mind for a long time.
- --- francesco imperato <cix10@...> wrote:
> From: "francesco imperato" <cix10@...>'66 Breakout has that song on it. That's the only MC5 record I own.
> I already know that the following question is a non
> topic one for the kind
> of music we talk about but:
> doe anyone know in which MC5 album is tracked the
> BLACK TO COMMsong??
> thanks a lot,i got this question in my mind for a
> long time.
> bye Cix
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- There are several live cuts of Black to Comm, even one live comp. called
Black to Comm. I don't believe it was ever released on an "offical" album.
In general I find the mc5 overrated, but the live cuts are always better.
On Wed, 25 Aug 1999, Bill Northcott wrote:
> From: Bill Northcott <gristled@...>
> --- francesco imperato <cix10@...> wrote:
> > From: "francesco imperato" <cix10@...>
> > I already know that the following question is a non
> > topic one for the kind
> > of music we talk about but:
> > doe anyone know in which MC5 album is tracked the
> > BLACK TO COMMsong??
> > thanks a lot,i got this question in my mind for a
> > long time.
> > bye Cix
> '66 Breakout has that song on it. That's the only MC5 record I own.
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> Date: Fri, 02 Aug 2002 19:09:51 -0500http://www.ticketweb.com/user/?
> From: Chicago Underground Film Festival <info@...>;
> Subject: Kick Out The Jams with CUFF! MC5 film premieres August 22
> To: Drone On <droneon@...-fi.com>;
> Are You Ready To Testify?
> the 9th Annual Chicago Underground Film Festival
> Presents on Opening Night
> the World Premiere Premiere of
> MC5 * A True Testimonial
> THURSDAY AUGUST 22, 7:00 and 10:30 PM
> At Landmark's Century Centre Cinemas
> 2828 North Clark St (@ Diversey Parkway) in Chicago, IL
> Tickets on sale now at
> Hurry They are selling fast!!
> MC5 * A True Testimonial
> Dave Thomas
> Documentary Video 133:00 2002 World Premiere
> "The MC5 was like an aberration, a really lucky stroke of guys who
> hugely passionate in the mid to late 60s who were driven by an
> idealism that was a lot more physical and a lot more
> than most Rock around it and they were so cool and they kicked it
> out so
> hard that they scared everybody away." - Dave Wyndorf, Monster
> Brothers and Sisters, The Chicago Underground Film Festival is
> proud to
> present the world premiere of 3MC5 * A True Testimonial,2 an
> revelation of the last great untold story of the 1960s, the story
> of the
> One of the most electrifying acts to ever storm a rock-9n9-roll
> stage, the
> MC5's Detroit performances in the late 60s are legend. Their debut
> 3Kick Out the Jams,2 set a high-energy sonic standard rarely
> matched in the
> thirty years since its release. The MC5's uncompromising stance and
> affiliations placed them, briefly, at the musical forefront of a
> bent on political and cultural change. In the midst of the most
> years in our nation's history, the MC5 embraced the promise and
> embodied the
> possibilities of a real American Revolution.
> For their efforts the MC5 were rewarded with critical indifference,
> contracts, police hassles and the censorship and suppression of
> their music.
> The MC5 became, in their own words, "perfect targets for the
> Relegated to some dark and forgotten corner of rock history, they
> become little more than a curiosity, a footnote, victims of the
> But their legend has lived on, and while the influence of the MC5
> to resurface in Punk, in Heavy Metal, in Grunge, entire generations
> little of their actual story. Through rare film and television
> still photographs, and interviews with all of the key players, the
> story of the MC5 is brought to life again. This is a story of stars
> and bars
> and drag strips and riots; Panthers and pot-busts; this is the real
> story of
> five genuine American heroes who had FBI files before they had a
> contract. The story of a revolution fueled by twin guitars and
> decked out
> in sequined suits; a story of the fire and of the smoke behind the
> Right Now, . . . it's time to Get Down With It, . . . it's time to
> . . . it's time to tell the true story of one of the most unique
> influential American Rock- n9-Roll bands: the MC5 and their place
> in Rock9s
> and America9s History.
> Are you ready to Testify?
> For More Info visit http://www.futurenowfilms.com
> Also showing on Opening Night:
> The Monks: The Transatlantic Feedback (Trailer)
> Dietmar Post and Lucia Palacios
> Documentary Video 3:00 2002
> Five American GIs stationed in Cold War Germany billed themselves
> as the
> anti-Beatles, wrote songs mocking the military, sported strange
> played with feedback and the electric banjo and helped invent
> punk, and techno music. Coming in 2003.