‘Working with Mark was something of a sound re-education. You spent a lot of studio time unlearning, experimenting and ignoring rules about levels to tape and studio do’s and don’ts. You discovered how much fun could be had in the land of overload’ Adrian Sherwood on his first meeting & early musical adventures with Mark
Mark Stewart took over the reins in true pirate style for the BAD PUNK show on Resonance 104.4fm: ‘I have requisitioned Resonance 104.4fm in a homage to the Kool DJ Red Alert shows / from back in the day / which blew my baby BAD PUNK mind whilst staying in no wave New York. All
Mark Stewart & The Maffia Live in Lausanne, Switzerland 1986 Performing We Are All Prostitutes Featuring Doug Wimbish & Steve Beresford!
Setting the tone in fine style, the 12″ mix of ‘Hypnotized’ (originally released on Mute in 1985) is the first track on Adrian Sherwood’s new compilation, Sherwood At The Controls Volume 2, a follow up to the first edition which featured the flexi disc mix of the title track from Mark Stewart & The Maffia’s