[Grief] Re: Remember, remember

Joseph Demko idoltaxi at gmail.com
Sun Oct 19 19:05:22 PDT 2008


This doesn't really seem to be a case of "subverting expectations" or uhh
whathave you as much as shamelessly (attempting to) taking advantage of a
die-hard fanbase. :ff

On Sun, Oct 19, 2008 at 5:52 PM, InnerSanctum XXVIII <
fredrik.ostrom at telia.com> wrote:

> I totally agree with Dave B, but it's nice to see this list is on the roll
> and opinions are clashing,
> -Fredrik
>
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "David Bourgoin" <
> david_bourgoin at yahoo.co.uk>
> To: <grief at hollyfeld.org>
> Sent: Sunday, October 19, 2008 11:08 PM
>
> Subject: Re: [Grief] Re: Remember, remember
>
>
> I don't think confound and confuse is the issue. People aren't confused
> they're just pissed off by money grabbers.
>
> I don't think you can claim this is some wonderful ironic art statement...
> it's just a rip off... nearly as bad as that pointless Soisong memory box.
>
> Dave B
>
> --- On Sun, 19/10/08, DIL23 <hex at blueyonder.co.uk> wrote:
>
>  From: DIL23 <hex at blueyonder.co.uk>
>> Subject: Re: [Grief] Re: Remember, remember
>> To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>> Date: Sunday, 19 October, 2008, 9:52 PM
>> tee! hee! "We aim to disappoint!"
>>
>> Great to see TG can still upset, confound and confuse their
>> 'fans' after 30
>> years!
>>
>> if you don't think it's worth it - don't buy it
>> - if you do - do!
>>
>> DIL23
>> :)
>>
>>
>> On Saturday 18 October 2008 22:18:47 magmahawk at planet.nl
>> wrote:
>> > At 22:19 18-10-2008, you wrote:
>> > >The original album, that I own, wasn't
>> released in 777 copies but in 785.
>> > >The original release was later commemoriated when
>> they released the first
>> > >edition of Heathen Earth in blue vinyl in 785
>> copies. That was back in
>> > >1981 and it was sold at standard retail price.
>> This 32nd Annual Shit
>> > > Sucks. -Fredrik
>> >
>> > so far i bought all the releases and re-releases and
>> went to their gigs and
>> > recording in london.
>> > but this one i will not buy because it's expensive
>> but the main reason is
>> > also that i don't own a record player anymore.
>> > and to be very honest a white cover does not fit on my
>> wall :)
>> > but if they release the black cd separately i will buy
>> it.
>> > andre
>> >
>> > >----- Original Message ----- From: "Stephen
>> Robinson"
>> > ><heiferboy at robinsonworld.freeserve.co.uk>
>> > >To: <grief at hollyfeld.org>
>> > >Sent: Saturday, October 18, 2008 9:53 PM
>> > >Subject: [Grief] Re: Remember, remember
>> > >
>> > >
>> > >Not kidding, for that price I'd demand they
>> staple one of Cosey's used
>> > > santary towels to it. Oh, wait...
>> > >
>> > >Or at least a go at tops with Gen.
>> > >
>> > >And in attempt to sound less flippiant, would they
>> really shift 777 normal
>> > >copies of the LP these days, what with CDs and
>> downloads?
>> > >
>> > >>Yes, this i outrageous! I mean they've
>> released something like 40 live
>> > >>albums if you include the boot CD's,
>> it's not like an event of historical
>> > >>proportions. I mean you could propably find a
>> copy of "2nd Annual Report"
>> > >>for less. I'm NOT buying.
>> > >>-Fredrik
>> > >>
>> > >>----- Original Message ----- From: "David
>> Bourgoin"
>> > >><david_bourgoin at yahoo.co.uk>
>> > >>To: <grief at hollyfeld.org>
>> > >>Sent: Friday, October 17, 2008 9:40 PM
>> > >>Subject: Re: [Grief] Remember, remember
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >>They should be ashamed of their blatant
>> fleecing of their fans...
>> > >>
>> > >>
>> > >>Dave B
>> > >>
>> > >>--- On Fri, 17/10/08, s. borges
>> <sergio433 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > >>>From: s. borges
>> <sergio433 at gmail.com>
>> > >>>Subject: Re: [Grief] Remember, remember
>> > >>>To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>> > >>>Date: Friday, 17 October, 2008, 7:45 PM
>> > >>>Ha, ha, ha at £120 cost plus £15 -
>> I'm ordering
>> > >>>two!!!!
>> > >>>
>> > >>>2008/10/17 david brookes
>> <harmaline23 at hotmail.com>
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > It's just been made available
>> for preorder,
>> > >>>
>> > >>>unfortunatley I find the £120
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > cost plus £15 shipping to be far
>> too high for an
>> > >>>
>> > >>>album in a perpex frame.
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > For the same price you could get an
>> original copy of
>> > >>>
>> > >>>2nd Annual Report! Does
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > anyone plan on getting one?
>> > >>> >  Here's the info:
>> > >>> >
>> > >>> > The 12" 180gm vinyl LP
>> comprises a recording of
>> > >>>
>> > >>>Throbbing Gristle's live
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > demonstration at
>> > >>> > La Villette in Paris on 6th June
>> 2008 at which they
>> > >>>
>> > >>>performed a
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > reinterpretation of their original
>> album.
>> > >>> > This album is pre-framed in bespoke,
>> high-quality
>> > >>>
>> > >>>white gloss acrylic with
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > an easy access
>> > >>> > clear window for removal of the
>> record/sleeve (see
>> > >>>
>> > >>>photo above) and ready
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > to hang.
>> > >>> >
>> > >>> > Purchasers of this unique object
>> will also receive a
>> > >>>
>> > >>>special 'black'
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > extended CD version,
>> > >>> > which includes extra tracks that
>> would not fit on the
>> > >>>
>> > >>>vinyl format.
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > In addition, all buyers will have
>> access to a free
>> > >>>
>> > >>>digital download of the
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > extended version
>> > >>> > and a PDF booklet of text and photos
>> on the albums
>> > >>>
>> > >>>release.
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > > From: hex at blueyonder.co.uk
>> > >>> > > To: grief at hollyfeld.org
>> > >>> > > Date: Sat, 11 Oct 2008 11:17:17
>> +0100
>> > >>> > > Subject: [Grief] Remember,
>> remember
>> > >>> > >
>> > >>> > >
>> > >>> > > ...the 4th of November - 32nd
>> Annual Report Ltd
>> > >>>
>> > >>>Edition Vinyl released!
>> > >>>
>> > >>> > > DIL23
>> > >>> > >
>> > >>> > > :)
>> > >>> > >
>> > >>> > >
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