Covid-19 update

Monorail Music is now open Mon-Sat 11am-7pm and on Sunday 12-7pm. We're continuing to follow social distancing rules in accordance with government guidelines. Please continue to wear a face covering where possible.

Thanks for all your support!

Jon Savage presents:

Do You Have The Force? Electronica 1978-82

Caroline True

Released: 16th April 2021

2xLP with Signed Print£22.99Out of Stock
CD£11.99 Buy Now In Stock. Dispatched today.

release delayed, new date TBC

Monorail Exclusive, with signed print
Very special limited edition double 12" vinyl package (300) with original Matt Sewell artwork & inner-sleeves with JS essay/sleevenotes + digital download code

Jon Savage, legendary music writer & biographer takes a typically eclectic voyage through Post-Punk era electronic music, Disco & proto-techno 1978-82
Featuring:Suicide/A Sea Of Wires/Sylvia Love/Cabaret Voltaire/Transvolta/A Number Of Names/Slick & More..
Includes many rare tracks to vinyl & full length 12" versions

Following on from 2012’s acclaimed “Fame” Post-Punk & 2015's "Perfect Motion" Psychedelic-Baggy 1988-93 compilations, Jon Savage decided to focus upon Electronic music from the Post-Punk era 1978-82 & has compiled an album that takes in Disco, proto-techno & experimental sounds..

This compilation is selected and curated by renowned cultural commentator, writer and film-maker Jon Savage. Amongst many highly revered projects Jon has produced the definitive work on Punk Rock in “England's Dreaming” and the documentary & book “Teenage” The Creation of Youth, 1875 - 1945. He is also the biographer of Joy Division & author of the top 10 Sunday Times best seller "This Searing Light, The Sun & Everything Else" The Oral History Of Joy Division in 2019.