now available on cd!!! a compilation of minimal wave from around the world 79-85. the hidden tapes features rare. unreleased. and licensed tracks from as far as japan and the former yugoslavia. most of the bands on this compilation recorded on 4-track tape in their bedroom studios while two of them went further to collaborate by sending tapes through the mail. the sounds on this record range from raw proto-industrial to naive danceable belgradian new wave. to filmic synthesizer music to more complex. vocal-driven melodic synthpop. the hidden tapes presents songs from dantons voice. oskarova fobija. the fast set. sympathy nervous. pas d deux. unovidual + tara cross. ss-say. robert lawrence + mark phillips. kym amps and reserve. all lovingly remastered.