The Original Cassette Club Catalog
The NASHVILLE Tapes
CHILDREN'S MUSEUM // NT163 1957-59 C60 / CD
The very beginning. Earliest recorded sounds survived. Kiddie talk, and 'Jingle Bells,' 'Billy Boy,' 'Paper Of Pins,' 'Mickey Mouse,' 'But You Love Me Daddy,' 'Kids Love Heinz Pasketti,' etc etc etc etc etc.
ON GRAYCROFT // NT01 1968 C45 / CD
Includes 'Love Corpse,' 'Ill (Worst),' 'Grandpa Has A Beer Gut,' 'My Truth,' 'Tons,' 8 more. Very early, dated, roots.
GREASE // NT02 1968 C90 / 2CD
With high school buddies, various noises, dialog, pickin, silliness, extreme immaturity, beware.
THE MARLBOROUGH // NT166 1968 C30 / CD
Moore roots, beatlebeachboy covers w/Roj, Burroughs 'n Bill. Ooh!
UNLEASHED IGNORANCE (in Bb minor augmented) // NT107 1968-69 C90 / CD
With high school buddies, operetta, vurious noizes, antodialog, WFBR Radio, pigskim, swilliness, less extreme immaturity 2, dare to beware. 507 basement ambiance. Newly remastered.
HOMERS // NT03 1972 C60 / CD
Collage of early electric guitar ideas, segments, practicing, just learning how to record modern rock riffs.
ALL TWENTY MINUTES (w/Victor Lovera) // NT04 1972 C60 / CD
Quintessential noise experimentalism.
MERE STATIC/PLANET 81 (w/Victor Lovera) // NT05 1973 C90 / 2CD
More QNE, unbearable audio torture theatre.
INVITES COMPARISON // NT06 1973 C45 / CD
Legendary first songcollection with 'Dates,' 'Sort of Way,' 'Mightyshortpiecefor- allofthiswaste,' 'World's Fair'(orig.), 'Radios,' 'The Ghost of Stringbean,' others. Marvelous vintage, signs of many things to come.
N U N 2 (Innuendos) // NT07 1973 C60 / CD
Interesting instrumental jams.
MONOTHEISM // NT08 1973 C90 / 2CD
Piano improvisations Vol I.
ICONOCLASM // NT09 1973 C90 ^
Piano improvisations Vol. II.
STEVIE MOORE NEXT // NT10 1974 C90 / 2CD
First acclaimed RSM typi-tape consisting of 'New Yorkus,' 'Adult Tree,' 'Moons,' 'A Thirst,' 'Europe,' 'Ballad of Ethos,' 'Quarter Peep Show,' and 14 others. The sounds of Phonography are born here.
STEVIE MOORE OFTEN // NT11 1974 C90 / 2CD
Popular item features 'Wayne Wayne (Go Away),' the hit 'She Don't Know What To Do With Herself,' 'The Bugs Felt Sick,' 'Theme From A.G.,' 'He's Nuts,' 16 other favorites.
STEVIE MOORE OR LESS // NT12 1975 C90 / 2CD
More class early poph containing 'You & Me,' 'Tale of the Sweet Violin,' 'I've Begun To Fall in Love' (2 vers.), 'Club Ego-Go,' 'Welcome To London,' many moore.
NTH // NT13 1975 C60 ^
No vocals, features 'Pica Elite,' 'Electropus 1978,' 'I'm Embarrassed For You,' & various examples. (appears on NT12 CDs)
STEVIE DOES THE BEATLES / APOLOGIES TO MR. GOTTLIEB // NT14 1975 C90 / CD
All-instrumental recreations do not include 'She Loves You,' 'Carry That Weight,' 'Wait,' 'Hey Jude,' 'Flying,' nor 'Michelle.' An amazing Liverpudlian Dreamscape on electric guitar. --- Side B is 1974 concept musical including 'Look Mr. Gottlieb,' 'Baking It,' 'Phantom of the Grand Ole Opry,' 'Apologies,' 'Ta Da for Bass Viol,' 'Ribge Excuse Tempo,' more. (appears on NT10 CDs) ^
RETURNS // NT15 1976 C90 / 2CD
Bicentennial best seller featuring the singles 'Goodbye Piano,' 'I Wish I Could Sing,' and added surprises like 'Everybody Is So Ignorant,' 'Louie Louie,' 'Heaven on Earth,' 'Interview,' 'Ready Set Grow,' and still more.
PHONOGRAPHY (LP) // NT16 1976 C45 / CD
Hi quality tape copy of extinct 1st vinyl recorded album, with ground-breaking oldie-goodies such as 'Melbourne,' 'Theme from A.G. (Edited),' 'The Lariat Wressed Posing Hour,' 'Moons,' 'I Not Listening,' 'California Rhythm,' others. An All Time Best. (note: no longer available on vinyl.) Compiled by HP. See NJ55.
PLAY // NT17 1976 C90 / 2CD
Hot rock features 'Habitat,' 'Rock N' Roll Kit,' 'Blowjob City,' 'Mister Christ,' 'Benefit of the Doubt,' title song, more.
INSTRUMENTALITY/AVIATION // NT18 1976 C90 / 2CD
Very few vocals but does include landscape themes as 'Versailles,' 'Ist or Mas (Lochness),' 'Without Cause,' title track, 'Mickey,' 'Answers,' 'Aviation,' more than this.
THE VOICE/LAKE INFERIOR // NT19 1976 C90 ^
File under Spoken Word, no titles listed, rare. (appears on NT15 CDs)
PIANO LESSONS // NT20 1976 C49 / CD
Children's songs such as 'I Wish I Had a Cigarette,' 'Records,' 'Leave It To Beaver,' 'Funny Child,' 'Silent Afterthought.'
SWING AND A MISS // NT21 1977 C90 / 2CD
Big new solid production shines on the original 'Manufacturers,' 'I'm Losing It,' 'Don't Let Me Go To the Dogs (ext. vers.),' 'Steve,' 'Dance Man,' 'You Are Too Far From Me,' 15 extras.
SHEETROCK // NT22 1977 C60 / CD
Finyl hometape from Nashville Tennessee with such showstoppers as 'Compatability Leaves,' 'Oh Pat,' '96 Tears,' 'Cuss Me Out,' 'Alcohol Call,' 'Who You Gonna Do-Do On Today,' 'What Is the Matter With Me,' 'Tribute To Liza Minnelli,' lots more dreams.
Symbolic relocation debut, exemplifyable boy-alone-at-home-with-his-rhythm-box-and-guitar manic tape featuring 'Once and For All,' 'Tape To Disc,' 'I Don't Think She Knows,' 'The Handicap Blues,' 'Going Down the Way,' 'God Only Knows,' 'Norway,' 'Pedestrian Hop,' others too.
POW WOW // NJ24 1978 C90 / 2CD
Companion tape to The North, includes 'Jesus Rocks,' 'Copy Me,' 'Hearing Aid,' 'The Residents' and many special surprizes.
DELICATE TENSION / MOORE STUFF // NJ25 1978 C90 / 2CD
The sessions that started things rollling with the 'D.T. Suite,' 'Opera Houses,' 'New Strings,' 'Same (demo),' 'My Little Automobile Is Sad,' more. (note: different content than "Delicate Tension" the ALBUM... see below.)
DELICATE TENSION (LP) // NJ27 1978 C45 / CD
Hi quality tape copy of extinct 2nd vinyl record album, containing extracted favorites from NT and NJ K-sets. Includes the well-known 'Cool Daddio,' 'This Wednesday,' 'Funny Child,' 'You Are Too Far From Me,' 'Horizontal Hideaway,' 'Apropos Joe,' title song, and lots besides. Compiled by RSM, lyrics encl. (note: no longer available on vinyl). See NJ55.
GAMES & GROCERIES // NJ26 1978 C90 / 2CD
Number one poll winner masterpiece featuring 'This Wednesday,' 'Puttin' Up the Groceries,' Part of the Problem (home vers.),' 'I'm Dancin',' 'Ethan Sequence,' 'Advertising Agency of Fucking,' and many other top requests.
SAMPLE FOR APPROVAL // NJ28 1978 C90 / 2CD
Very consistent set comprised of 'Jump Out in Front of a Car,' 'Cannot Get Any Satisfaction,' 'Teen Routines (demo),' 'Oh Baby Baby Baby,' 'Bloody Knuckles,' the platinum smash hit 'New Wave,' and much more groovy fun.
"Cannot Keep My Fingers Out of My Mouth" b/w "Groceries" // NJ29CS 1978 C15
Rare cassingle, 4 tracks, w/lyrics pasted on tape. Deleted. CD reissue planned in 2003.
R // NT30 1979 C90 / 2CD
Good addition to the collector's RSM library. Hard rock hits and experimental instrumentals. Radio interviews added at the end.
CLACK! // NY31 1979-1980 C60 / CD
Extremely polished example of the dubious R. Stevie Moore 'sound,' recorded at an 8 track studio in NYC, spotlighting the outrageous 'Chantilly Lace' (complete with introduction), 'Intelligence,' 'Part of the Problem,' 'The Flavor Is Mine,' 'U.R. True,' 'Conflict of Interest,' 'You Always Want What You Don't Have,' and ten other technological breakthroughs.
QUITS // NJ32 1979 C60 / CD
Seminal folk songs including 'Whatcha Doin?,' 'One Moore Time,' 'Can't Afford No Food,' other selections. A personal preference among many.
DRUMDROPS // NJ33 1980 C90 / 2CD
A percussive surprise package featuring the popular 'Are You Gonna Thank Me,' 'Female Sexual Response,' 'Cognoscenti,' 'Peak Demand Hours,' 'WFMU,' 'I Hate People,' many others.
URGENT/XVII // NJ34 1980 C70 / CD
Features the title tune, 'Idiot Opium,' internationally known 'And I Thought of You,' and the monolithic 14 min. opus 'Where Do I Come From,' among others.
(1952-19??) // NJ35 1980 C60 / CD
Excellent showcase of top pop standards including 'No Body,' 'Love Has Doubt,' 'My Life Is Not a Joke,' plus extra unreleased material. [not to be confused with the 1987 UK LP 1952-19??]
CRITERIONS / EEK! A MOUSE // NJ36 1981 C90 / 2CD REAL AUDIO
Semi-live double set includes the original hit version of 'Personal Evaluation,' as well as 'The Path of Joy,' 'I'm Not Supposed To Be Here,' many more together. Side 2 from WFMU broadcast.
DUMB PHILOSOPHY // NJ37 1981 C90 / 2CD
Another of the artist's consummate crazed varietytapes, with 'War Worse,' 'Showbiz Is Dead,' 'Pardon My Lifestyle,' the award-winning title mix, 'The Unfinished,' lots also.
BASIC // NJ38 1981 C60 / CD
Forerunner to highly-touted NJ39, introduces such styles and soundpoems as 'Sman (re-mix),' the elusive '32nd Hero,' 'For Vini,' title hit, etcetera.
POP PAIN // NJ39 1981 C60 / CD
Dawning of a new growth, featuring 'What Are You Lookin' At?', title hit single, 'Birds in My Tree,' 'Eating Paper Drinking Ink,' and more of extremely minimal populars.
COLUMN 88 // NJ40 1981 C60 / CD
Another very entertaining hour with 'Making Myself Miserable,' 'Pianist Envy,' 'Over a Girl,' instrumental title smash, 'I Miss My Girl,' 'The Machine' (with Mike Hopper), & 20 more. Includes recordings from summer vacation return to Nashville.
F N I // NJ41 1981 C60 / CD
Oft-ignored but never unamazing, features 'You Won't Listen To Me,' 'Request Line,' 'Music Lekture,' 'So Be It Soviet,' and other great tunes.
LOGARITHMS // NJ42 1981 C60 (appears on NJ45 CDs)
Closing out another year, includes the huge novelty nit 'Feisty Schoolmarm,' title dance club fave, 'Nipple Boy,' certain others.
PIONEER PARAMUS // NJ43 1982 C60
A further turn for the worse (!) with 'Couch Potatoes,' 'Where's That Girl,' 'The Nashville Connection,' 'I Don't Try Anymore,' and still other experiments in terror. (appears on NJ44 CDs)
PATHOS // NJ44 1982 C90 / 2CD
A super comeback effort, including favorite melodies as 'The Man in the Park,' 'Me Bitter?', 'I'll Forget,' 'Defeating the Purpose,' 'Why Bye,' plus dozens more.
THEMES // NJ45 1982 C90 / 2CD
Contains 'Beach Nut,' 'Right Perfume Wrong Mouthwash,' 'Stop Following Me,' and various collectable basic tracks.
WE LOVE YOU BOXHEADS (Instr.) // NJ46 1982 C90
Captured live, sizzling concert footage covering 'I Locked You Out
(only vers.),' 'Loin Cloth,' 'Love Without Sex,' 'Wife Beating,' the
shocking 'Choking on Your Urine,' others."
Undisputed wonderwork featuring 'Health/Break My Neck,' 'Hackensack (12" vers.),' 'Golf!', 'Funeral Home (rap),' many others.
WHEN // NJ48 1982 C60 (appears on NJ47 CDs)
Includes 'Love Is for the Birds,' 'Mighty Cold,' 'Shimmering Qualities,' 'Tapes for People,' 'Free Art Segments,' 'The Gov't Is Killing Us,' more moorish feats.
YOU AND YOUR EMPLOYEES // NJ49 1982 C60 / CD
Underwriters Laboratory approved collection, with crossover hit 'Who Deserves It,' 'Autopsy Party,' 'Shifts,' 'What About Fellation,' and two guitar duels with Fred Frith.
TOXIC SHOCK SYNDROME (V/A) // NJ50 1982 C60
Educational television score with collected antimusic."
R. STEVIE MOORE COMP TAPES // (no numbers) 1981-82 4xC60