Faulty Products Record Company Collection, 1978-1980

By Benjamin Morris

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Collection Overview

Title: Faulty Products Record Company Collection, 1978-1980

Predominant Dates:1978 and 1979

ID: ASM0197

Creator: Cult Jones

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Cronological, 1978-1980.

Date Acquired: 09/21/2012

Languages: English

Abstract

FAULTY PRODUCTS 1978-80. Small archive of official records from the Independent Label, "Faulty Products." Various concert fliers, correspondences between owners of the record company, and newspaper articles from various sources on the bands signed by the label. This label was established by Miles Copeland intially to distribute a welter of new musical talent that emerged in 1977, in the period of "punk rock," via its three in-house record labels, Illegal Records, Step Forward Records, and Deptford Fun City Records.

Scope and Contents of the Materials

FAULTY PRODUCTS 1978-80. Small archive of official records from the Independent Label, "Faulty Products." Various concert fliers, correspondence between owners of the record company, and newspaper articles from different sources on the bands signed by the label. This label was established by Miles Copeland intially to distribute a welter of new musical talent that emerged in 1977, in the period of "punk rock," via its three in-house record labels, Illegal Records, Step Forward Records, and Deptford Fun City Records.


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Box 1: Faulty Products Records CollectionAdd to your cart.
Folder 1: Faulty Products Materials, 1977-1978Add to your cart.
Fliers, correspondences between musicians and label representatives, newspapers, fliers, clippings, announcements. Information about bands, 1977-1978.
Folder 2: Faulty Products Materials, 1979Add to your cart.
Fliers, newspapers, fliers, clippings, concert notices, announcements. Information about bands, 1979