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  • Performer: Richard Youngs
  • Album: No Fans Compendium
  • Label: VHF Records
  • Catalog #: vhf#137
  • FLAC: 1119 mb | MP3: 2625 mb
  • Released: 06 Apr 2015
  • Country: US
  • Style: Avantgarde, Acoustic, Minimal, Free Improvisation, Abstract, Drone
  • Rating: 4.0/5
  • Votes: 640
  • Category: Electronic / Rock / Country
Richard Youngs - No Fans Compendium flac


1 Thought Plane
2Mixolydian Sea Tone18:49
3Thought Plane1:02:19
4Inner Sky Part II16:56
5The Dead Fly16:19
6Garden Of Stones 29:08
7Setting For Voices13:34
8Revolution, Again10:28
9Garden Of Stones 17:35
10To The Hill22:37
11Three Handed Star32:19
12 20th Century Jams
13 Three Handed Star
14Alarms I9:52
15 Multi-Tracked Shakuhachi / Live In Salford
16Live In My Head19:04
17 Somerled / No Home Like Place
18 Garden Of Stones
19No Home Like Place12:41
20Live In Salford27:54
21 Somerled
22 Harpenden!
23Garden Of Stones 58:51
24Alarms II9:48
25 No Home Like Place
26Garden Of Stones 36:30
27Garden Of Stones 42:17
28Live In Glasgow 200012:50
29 Multi-Tracked Shakuhachi
30Glasgow Device8:14
31Sun Lay Lay22:34
32 Three Handed Star / Garden Of Stones
33May Verses20:14
34 21st Century Jams
35Multi-tracked Shakuhachi I14:12
36 Live In Salford
37Multi-tracked Shakuhachi II13:20
38Nineteen Used Postage Stamps13:46
39Multi-tracked Shakuhachi III6:39
40Easter 200118:19
41Green Ink15:03
42This Life Gives Force8:28


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
vhf#137Richard Youngs No Fans Compendium ‎(29xFile, MP3, Comp, Promo)VHF Recordsvhf#137US2015


From the VHF web site:
"No Fans Compendium" is a deluxe limited edition 7 CD set of Richard Youngs’ recordings for his long-running private No Fans label. 5 CDs are Richard’s personal selection from his No Fans releases, all of which were issued in tiny editions (20 – 50) and only available for sale at Richard’s rare shows or at Glasgow’s now defunct Volcanic Tongue shop. In addition, Richard has included two full discs of material previously unavailable in any form. Each disc is housed in an individual card folio with artwork re-purposed from the original releases.

Disc 1 – 20th Century Jams
Originally released as '20th Century Jams' CD-R on No Fans Records NFR12. 'Nineteen Used Postage Stamps' recorded 1987 live at the Beehive pub, St. Albans. 'Inner Sky Part II' recorded live to DAT around 1995 at the Practice Pad, Glasgow. 'May Verses' multi-tracked late 1990s at Core Studios, Glasgow. 'Live In My Head' recorded to 4-track late 1990s in Harpenden.

Disc 2 – 21st Century Jams
Originally released as '21st Century Jams' CD-R on No Fans Records NFR13. 'Live in Glasgow 2000' recorded at the 13th Note. 'Easter 2001' recorded live to 2-track in Harpenden. 'This Life Gives Force' recorded 2007 at the Hive, Glasgow. 'Sun Lay Lay' homemade in Glasgow, 2007.

Disc 3 – Multi-Tracked Shakuhachi / Live in Salford
Shakuhachi recordings made in 2006 at home. Originally released as a CD-R on No Fans Records NFR09. Sped-up on tape early 2014. 'Live in Salford' recorded directly to minidisc at Islington Mill, Salford, 2008. Originally released as a CD-R on No Fans Records NFR17.

Disc 4 – Somerled / No Home Like Place
'Glasgow Device', 'Mixolydian Sea Tone', 'Revolution, Again' first released as 'Somerled' CD-R on No Fans Records NFR14, in 2007. Recorded in Glasgow, April and May 2007. 'Alarms I', 'Alarms II', 'No Home Like Place' first recorded for Resonance FM in 2006 at home then released as a CD-R on No Fans Records NFR10.

Disc 5 – Three Handed Star / Garden of Stones
'Three Handed Star' recorded 2008 and released same year on No Fans Records NFR15. The CD-R featured 12 tracks. This segued mix made in Glasgow 2014. 'Garden Of Stones' was a Potuguese tour-only CD-R made in 2005 as No Fans Records NFR07. Subsequently available as a free download from The Wire magazine.

Disc 6 – Harpenden!
All tracks taken from the triple C60 'Harpenden', limited edition of 1, recorded Easter 1989. Retrieved from Neil Campbell's No Fans archive suitcase.

Disc 7 – Thought Plane
Previously unreleased. Recorded at home, Glasgow, 2014.

in memory of Shaun Falconer

manufactured and distributed by revolver usa

Released in folded card boxset.


  • Mastering SID Code (All discs): IFPI LZ73
  • Mould SID Code (CD1, CD3, mirrored): IFPI ALK16
  • Mould SID Code (CD2, CD4, CD5, CD6, CD7, mirrored): IFPI ALK05
  • Matrix / Runout (CD1): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1403
  • Matrix / Runout (CD2): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1404
  • Matrix / Runout (CD3): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1405
  • Matrix / Runout (CD4): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1406
  • Matrix / Runout (CD5): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1409
  • Matrix / Runout (CD6): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1410
  • Matrix / Runout (CD7): [Disc Makers logo] MZB1411
  • Other (CD1 catalog no.): vhf#137-1
  • Other (CD2 catalog no.): vhf#137-2
  • Other (CD3 catalog no.): vhf#137-3
  • Other (CD4 catalog no.): vhf#137-4
  • Other (CD5 catalog no.): vhf#137-5
  • Other (CD6 catalog no.): vhf#137-6
  • Other (CD7 catalog no.): vhf#137-7


  • Distributed By – Revolver USA
  • Manufactured By – Revolver USA
  • Recorded At – Beehive Pub, St. Albans
  • Recorded At – The Practice Pad
  • Recorded At – The 13th Note
  • Recorded At – The Hive, Glasgow
  • Recorded At – Islington Mill
  • Overdubbed At – Core Studios, Glasgow
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1403
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1404
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1405
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1406
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1409
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1410
  • Glass Mastered At – Disc Makers – MZB1411