Grind Madness at the BBC

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Grind Madness at the BBC
Compilation album by Various Artists
Released November 3, 2009 (2009-11-03)
Recorded Various periods
Genre Grindcore, crust punk, hardcore punk, death metal, industrial metal
Language English
Label Earache
Producer John Peel
Professional ratings
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Grind Madness at the BBC: The Earache Peel Sessions is a 2009 compilation album released by Earache Records. The compilation is a three-disc set featuring old Peel Sessions from the early pioneers and forerunners of the English grindcore scene. [2]

A compilation album comprises tracks, which may be previously released or unreleased, usually from several separate recordings by either one or several performers. If by one artist, then generally the tracks were not originally intended for release together as a single work, but may be collected together as a greatest hits album or box set. If from several performers, there may be a theme, topic, time period, or genre which links the tracks, or they may have been intended for release as a single work—such as a tribute album. When the tracks are by the same recording artist, the album may be referred to as a retrospective album or an anthology.

Earache Records is an independent record label, music publisher and management company founded by Digby Pearson, based in Nottingham, England with offices in London and New York. It helped to pioneer extreme metal by releasing early grindcore and death metal records between 1988 and 1994. The label roster has since diversified into more mainstream guitar music, working with bands such as Rival Sons, The Temperance Movement, Blackberry Smoke and The White Buffalo. The company also hosted the 'Earache Express' stage at Glastonbury Festival in 2017 and will be hosting 'The Earache Factory' at Boomtown Fair 2018.

John Peel English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist

John Robert Parker Ravenscroft,, known professionally as John Peel, was an English disc jockey, radio presenter, record producer and journalist. He was the longest serving of the original BBC Radio 1 DJs, broadcasting regularly from 1967 until his death in 2004.


Track listing

Disc 1

Napalm Death

1."The Kill"0:19
2."Prison Without Walls"0:34
5."Lucid Fairytale"1:05
6."In Extremis"0:06
7."Blind to the Truth"0:22
8."Negative Approach"0:28
9."Common Enemy"0:14
10."Obstinate Direction"1:02
12."You Suffer Pt.2"0:14
13."Multinational Corporations"1:01
14."Instinct of Survival"1:54
17."Moral Crusade"1:25
18."Worlds Apart"1:22
20."Divine Death"0:57
21."C.S. (Conservative Shithead)"1:08
23."Walls" (Siege cover)1:07
24."Raging in Hell" (S.O.B cover)1:18
25."Conform or Die" (S.O.B. cover)0:48
26."S.O.B." (S.O.B. cover)0:06
27."Unchallenged Hate"1:57
28."Mentally Murdered"2:05
29."From Enslavement to Obliteration"1:30
30."Suffer the Children"4:12
31."Retreat to Nowhere"0:26
34."Social Sterility"1:07

Extreme Noise Terror

35."False Profit"0:50
36."Another Nail in the Coffin"1:49
37."Use Your Mind"2:10
38."Carry On Screaming"1:06
39."Human Error"1:34
40."Conned Through Life"1:22
41."Only in It for the Music Part 2"1:42
42."Take the Strain"1:37
44."No Threat"1:13
45."Show Us You Care"2:02
47."System Enslavement"0:53
48."Only in It for the Music Part 3"1:19
49."Work for Never"1:43
50."Subliminal Music (Mind Control)"1:50
51."People Not Profit"1:19
52."Punk Fact or Faction"1:36
53."I Am a Bloody Fool" (Cockney Rejects cover)2:42
54."In It for Life"1:51
56."Shock Treatment"2:31

Disc 2


1."Crepitating Bowel Erosion"5:12
2."Slash Dementia"3:26
3."Cadaveric Incubator of Endo Parasites"3:15
4."Reek of Putrefaction"3:36
5."Empathological Necroticism"6:06
7."Fermenting Innards"2:56
8."Exhume to Consume"4:02

Bolt Thrower

9."Forgotten Existence"3:57
10."Attack in the Aftermath"3:29
11."Psychological Warfare"3:26
12."In Battle There Is No Law"4:13
13."Drowned in Torment"3:08
14."Eternal War"2:29
15."Realm of Chaos"3:01
17."Destructive Infinity"4:17
19."After Life"4:35
20."Lost Souls Domain"4:02

Disc 3


1."Tiny Tears"3:11
2."Wound (Not Wound)"3:13
4."Like Rats"4:11

Unseen Terror

6."Burned Beyond Recognition"1:14
7."Oblivion Descends"2:06
9."Voice Your Opinion"3:15
10."Strong Enough to Change"2:03
11."Odie's Revenge"0:15
12."It's My Life"0:43


13."Flowers (In Concrete)"2:59
15."Network of Friends"0:50
16."Sick of Stupidity"1:41
17."Too Slow to Judge"1:28
18."A Sense of Freedom"0:52
20."Face Up to It"0:55
21."Into the Grey"1:34
22."When Unity Becomes Solidarity"2:10
23."The Street Enters The House"1:30
24."Cornered Rat"0:44
25."Open Up"1:38
26."Everyday Madness Everyday"2:16
27."Break the Connection"1:27
29."Network Ends"2:11

Intense Degree

32."Hangin' On"2:18
35."Intense Degree"0:14
36."All the Guys"1:31
38."Take No Chances"0:32
39."Future Shock"1:36

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