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$75.00

Glamatron - Only the Heart Beats...Inside the Silence

Format: 12"
Label: GLAM 01
Year: 1981
Origin: Toronto, Ontario
Genre: rock, new wave, minimal synth, electronic
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Value of Original Title: $75.00
Make Inquiry/purchase: email ryder@robertwilliston.com
Release Type: 12"
Websites:  No
Playlist: Ontario, 1980's, New Wave Post Punk Wave

Tracks

Side 1

Track Name
Passport (Instrumental)
Facial Saviour
Factor 2-2-2

Side 2

Track Name
The Word (Death In September)
Continentals
Porcelain Doll

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Only the Heart Beats...Inside the Silence

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Information/Write-up

Here's the scarce 12'' from Glamatron, released in 1981. Some excellent minimal synth tracks combined with organic touches, sometimes reminiscent of John Foxx-era Ultravox. Either way, a true gem. Kurt Laporte, credited as a songwriter on this release, went on to form a group called Vis-A-Vis with Rude Van Steeners. He then dropped out of the music scene.
-Frankie Teardrop

Kurt Laporte: guitar, bass
Rudi Van Stéénës: synthesizer, drums, vocals
Rick Krausmink : synthesizer, keyboards
M. Houghton: bass (tracks: 1,2 & 5)
B. Elfassy drums (tracks: 4)
M. Hutchison: drums (tracks: 1,2 & 5)

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