4 Will You Speak This Word

A 6 track experimental album (37m 8s) — released November 29th 2019 on Editions Mego

Instruements: Voices: Production G. Lewis : B.C. Gilbert
Vincent Clarke - Voice, Fairlight Computer Synthesiser 1
Deborah Danahay - Voice 1
David Drinkwater - Violin 1
Terrence Leach - Saxophones 1, 3, 4, 6

Engineers- Eric Radcliffe. Recorded at Blackwing Studio

Floating-point re-master by Russell Haswell, August 2011
Cut at Dubplates & Mastering by Rashad Becker, August 2011

New artwork by Dave Coppenhall

With the demise of the group Wire in 1980, founder members Bruce Gilbert and Graham Lewis joined forces to create Dome. With the assistance of engineer Eric Radcliffe and his Blackwing Studio Dome took the ethic of "using the studio as a compositional tool" and recorded and released three Dome albums on their own label in the space of 12 months: DOME (July 1980), DOME 2 (October 1980) and DOME 3 (October 1981). A final fourth album, WILL YOU SPEAK THIS WORD: DOME IV was released on the Norwegian Uniton label in May 1983.

These albums represent some of the most beautifully stark and above all timeless exercises in studio experimentation from early 1980s alternative music scene.

Previously issued in the out of print DOME 1-4+5 box set in 2011. Now available as standalone LP with download card.

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