"Forever there will be the speculation that the exploration of darkness as a beautiful place will lessen our fear of it all, ease the pain a little…"
December 8th this year is the 30th anniversary of the first ever ATTRITION show..
We are celebrating 30 years with an all new best of collection…"Dreamtime Collectors" – a 16 track CD album compiled by Martin,
featuring many rare versions of ATTRITION classics and a cover designed by Russian artist and film maker Edward 209 …
The album will be released worldwide by US label Metropolis records on November 9th…
December 11th 2010 – the Slimelight, London, England
June 3rd 2011 – Avant garde, Ottawa, Canada…
the incredible Pray Silence festival…
August 26-28th 2011 – Pray Silence festival, Libon, Portugal
Why be Blake when you can be Bleak?
We have a version of "The internal narrator" the first available track from our upcoming album out now on the amazing 3CD Bleak label compilation… a sampler that also includes contributions from Coil, Portion Control, Konstruktivits, Nocturnal Emmissions, Sleep Chamber, Cultural Amnesia and more….
and it is free so go and download it at this link now!
One afternoon in 1985 Martin recorded a song in the studio we shared with the Legendary Pink Dots in London with US musician Mark lane…
"Petit Duet" has finally been released on a vinyl only collection of his early works on German label Vinyl on Demand…..
and we are compiling a 2 album vinyl collection of early ATTRITION rarities – many previously unreleased
– on the very same label – due out in 2011…
An unreleased mix of our song "Dante's Kitchen" by US producer Shok is on the upcoming Pray Silence vinyl compilation – out in December this year
Our song "Predicament" from the 1996 album "3 arms & a dead cert" is on the upcoming 3 CD
"Sanity is Slavery" compilation on MachineKunt records
FANZINES by Teal Triggs. published by Thames and Hudson