* Absolute Body Control "1980/2020" Ltd. Edition 3x12" Vinyl + Poster presented in ultra-deluxe triple jacket One-off truly limited edition of 400 copies lacquered pressed on 180 gr. High quality solid Black vinyl. All tracks have been specially remastered for Long Cut vinyl by Daniel Hallhuber at Young & Cold Studios * Influenced from bands such as Suicide, D.A.F and the early UK electronic scene, Absolute Body Control was formed in belgium back in 1980, influencing and inventing genres ever since and achieving an underground cult following that strongly resists nowadays.
After releasing a 7 inches, several tapes and contribute to many compilations worldwide, the band members went separate ways, with Dirk Ivens and Eric Van Wonterghem finding successes in other influential acts such as The Klinik, Dive, Block 57, S/He, Motor!k, Sonar, Monolith, and Insekt. After a very long break re-formed again and released "Lost & Found", "Tapes 81-89" and "Wind[re]wind", which contains newly recorded versions of their best tracks. Following these releases, they have returned in 2010 with the albums "Shattered Illusion" and "Mindless Intrusion", a whole new set of classic tracks but featuring modern sound recording techniques. in 2016 "Forbidden Games" has been released, a selection of compilation tracks that points to the early roots of electronic pop and industrial. in 2020, 16 artists from around the globe pays this deserved tribute to one of the most influential minimal synth bands of all time.