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LONG LIVE THE PEOPLE OF THE REVOLUTION

LP

Oliver Augst/Christoph Korn, 2005

Based on texts written in the 1910s and 1920s by Bruno Schönlank and Ernst Toller

Oliver Augst: voice, mixer
Carl Rüdiger: voice, accordion, clarinet, keyboard, claviola
Christoph Korn: voice, guitar, melodica
Raymond Pettibon: voice
Otomo Yoshihide: turntables, sampling

Words
Bruno Schönlank: Grossstadt (1922), Das Bergwerk (1925), Der Gespaltene Mensch (1927)
Ernst Toller: Der Tag des Proletariats, Chorwerk zum Andenken Karl Liebknechts (1920); Requiem den Erschossenen Brüdern (1920)

Original recordings
Ernst Toller - An Alle Gefangenen, Gedicht (1924)
Bertolt Brecht - Die Massnahme (1931)

Willi Leow - Aufruf zur Organisation der Roten Einheitsfront der Antifaschistischen Aktion (1932)

Produced by Hessischer Rundfund HR2 Hörspiel
Edited by Manfred Hess
Cover art by Raymond Pettibon
Cover design by Tobias Czybulka

Edition of 400; special edition of 40 copies numbered and signed by Raymond Pettibon to be released in summer 2005

 

1. Down the Murderers

Words by Ernst Toller (1920) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

2. Der Tag des Proletariats

Words by Ernst Toller (1920)

 

3. Wake Up

Words by Ernst Toller (1920) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

Original recording by Ernst Toller

 

4. Der Kleine Trompeter

Words by Roter Frontkämpferbund (1925)

 

5. March

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1925)

 

6. Kantate von der Schüttelrutsche

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1927)

 

7. Es Lebe das Volk der Revolution

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

8. Lower the Red Tax

Words by Ernst Toller (1920) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

9. He, He

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1927)

 

10. Hipp, Hipp

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1927) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

11. Song von der Arbeit

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922)

Original recording by Bertolt Brecht (1931)

 

12. Die Rote Fahne

Words by Ernst Toller (1920)

 

13. Long Live the People of the Revolution

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922)

 

14. Pack zu Gewaltige Faust

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922)

 

15. We Want to March Together

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1925) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

16. Langer Willi

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922)

 

17. Storm the Barracks Red Soldiers

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1922) and Raymond Pettibon (2004)

 

18. Muscles

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1925)

 

19. Peace

Words by Bruno Schönlank (1925) and Ernst Toller (1920)

 

20. Senkt die Roten Fahnen

Words by Ernst Toller (1920)

 

21. Die Kräfte Waren Gering

Words by Raymond Pettibon (2004)

Original recordings by Bertolt Brecht (1931) and Willi Leow (1932)