Throbbing Gristle

Journey Through A Body


Released: 14th September 2018

Recorded as a piece of art for Italian National Radio RAI in Rome March 1981. On the recommendation of Robert Wyatt, RAI originally commissioned Cosey Fanni Tutti to
create a sound work based on the theme of ‘A Journey Through The Body’. It became a Throbbing Gristle project which was later broadcast by RAI. This was the last studio recording by Throbbing Gristle. It was recorded in five days, a day per
body section. No tracks were re-recorded or added to after their day. Each track was mixed immediately after recording. No tracks were pre-planned all tracks were inventeddirectly to tape. Recorded at RAI Studios in Rome, Italy in March 1981.
Unavailable on vinyl since 1983 now repressed on Silver vinyl with foil blocked cover and featuring photos from the session. Also available on CD in card pack (unavailable on CD since 2009 and on digital platforms (never previously available on DSP).