Monday, December 05 2016 21:15

Trax! Rarities from Ministry coming this Friday...

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This Friday, Cleopatra Records will issue Trax! Rarities, a double-LP collection of early rare tracks and alternate versions from Wax Trax!-era Ministry, as well as several previously unreleased cuts from Al Jourgensen-related side projects - Revolting Cocks, PTP, Pailhead and 1000 Homo DJs. Check out the cover art and tracklisting below. The limited-edition 2-LP set is being offered on clear vinyl through the Cleopatra Records Bandcamp store.

ministry trax

1. Ministry - Never Asked For Nothing (Detroit 7.10.82)
2. Ministry - Love Change (Detroit 7.10.82)
3. Ministry - What Is The Reason (Detroit 7.10.82)
4. Ministry - America (Detroit 7.10.82)
1. Ministry - Same Old Madness (1982 Demo)
2. Ministry - Game Is Over (1983 Demo)
3. Ministry - Let’s Be Happy (1983 Demo)
4. Ministry - Same Old Scene (1983 Demo)
5. Ministry - Wait (1983 Demo)
1. Ministry - I See Red
2. Ministry - Self Annoyed
3. Revolting Cocks - Fish In Cold Water
4. Revolting Cocks - (Let’s Get) Physical (Banned Version)
1. PTP - Show Me Your Spine
2. Pailhead - Don’t Stand In Line (Dub Mix)
3. Revolting Cocks - Drums Along The Carbide
4. 1000 Homo DJs - Supernaut (Dub Remix)

Photo credit: Brian Shanley - Provided via press release.

For more: https://www.facebook.com/WeAreMinistry/

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