was founded by Anne-Mie Van Kerckhoven (AMVK) and Danny Devos (DDV) in Antwerp on January 1st, 1981. The framework to this incredible Box-Set is mainly based on selected tracks by DDV from '4 Sept' (CM02) and 'A Sound Atlas of Venerology' (CM18),
's 'Mit neuen Waffen' (CM03), with additional compilation tracks and live recordings by
. Furthermore Etat Brut's complete 'Geometrie d'un Assasinat' (CM10) and aselection of tracks by The Parts (DDV, AMVK and Erik Vloeberghs) are included. Some of the tracks included in this Box-Set have never been released before.
From 1981 until 1993 Club Moral
acted as a venue and until today as a music performance band. They have become known for their controversial performances and imagery because they focused on the presentation of art and live events of an extreme nature. Acts that have performed at Club Moral have included Non
), Coup de Grace (Michael Moynihan), Slave State, Gerechtigkeits Liga
, - Delta t, John Duncan, Angst, AR/TE,ProduKtion, Jack Stevenson, ConDom and many more. As a band Club Moral
played about 150 live performances in Europe and Australia, in 2011 they will play in the USA. Numerous exhibitions, performances, concerts, lectures and film-shows were held.
From 1983-2005 they also published 16 issues of the Force Mental magazine with numerous international contributions on art, music, radical journalism, photography, literature and poetry. In 2010 a facsimile of all Force Mental issues in one volume was published on the occasion of the Club Moral rvstd exhibition at the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in Antwerpen. Almost 100 different cassettes of bands that performed in their space in Antwerpen found release on their self-run Club Moral label. This Box-Release should give an audio- and visual overview and insight into the work of and at Club Moral and their two protagonists, DDV and AMVK. It will take you beyond the highly sought after Vinyl-Release of 'To All Who Are Interested' from 1989 and will focus on the very early stage of Club Moral's work including acclaimed pieces of close friends and collaborators.