Camouflage – The Great Commandment (US Promo 12″)

A small story attached to this, whilst at College someone gave me a tape that had a load of new bands on I’d never heard of before (Skinny Puppy, Front 242 etc..) and there was also this track. I managed to lose the box with the tracklist on and for quite a while someone who heard it said it was a long lost Depeche Mode track from their early stuff (Broken Frame era) I believed them and eventually, after about 6 months, found the box and identified the track by a band called as a German synth quartet, Camouflage.

Depeche Mode – copyists ? Certainly the 7″ sounds like it was recorded in 1983/4.

So thanks Mike for this Promo with some more mixes by Justin Strauss released in 1988 and sounding like Depeche Mode from , er, 1988! Much improved with slight Acid House touches and borrowing the bassline of “Strangelove.”

The “Acid Commandment” is my fave from the remixes, quite a deep acid house track which even use the “Acccieeed” sample! Very squelchy!

NEW LINK 2016

http://www61.zippyshare.com/v/uZeoG07e/file.html

Atlantic β€Žβ€“ DMD 1268great

A1 The Great Commandment (Justin Strauss Remix) 7:18
A2 The Great Commandment (Just Right Dub) 5:35
A3 The Great Commandment (7” Edit) 4:02
B1 The Great Commandment (Acid Commandment) 6:44
B2 The Great Commandment (Deep Commandment Dub) 6:41
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6 responses

  1. Can you re up this one? Sounds interesting.

    1. Just done it, bizarre the link has expired, suppose to last 30 Days! Very Strange!

  2. If you could re-up that would be great thanks

  3. sorry – all fine now

    1. No worries, re-upped for ya! One of the Commandments must be that the link expires in 7 days πŸ™‚

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