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Performer: PIL
Genre: Rock
Title: Commercial Zone
Country: US
Released: 1984
Style: Alternative Rock, New Wave
FLAC version ZIP size: 1368 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1641 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1257 mb
Rating: 4.2
Votes: 422

Commercial Zone the unreleased follow up album to Flowers of Romance presented PIL as a band in the conventional sense of guitar, bass, drums and vocals for the first time since the unconventional Metal Box ! PIL’s last album Flowers of Romance had been a victory in itself, you lose your influential bass master Jah Wobble – choose not to replace him, but instead create a percussion led album; but what next for PIL? Since Wobbles departure Public Image Limited as a band had a distinct lack of gigs under their belt, just the odd riot in New York’s Ritz Club in 1981 with John Lydon and Ke. .

PiL's 1986 album release was simply entitled Album, Compact Disc, or Cassette, depending on the format. The cover's blue typeface and spartan design parodied generic brands; promotional photos featured Lydon in a "generic blue" suit surrounded by generic foods and drinking generic beer. Produced by Bill Laswell (despite Lydon-fuelled faction and disunion) and with many of Laswell's usual rotating cast of musicians, it also featured guitar solos by Steve Vai, considered by Vai himself to be some of his best work. Jonas Hellborg, solo bassist and at the. Plastic Box comprised a mixture of previously released and previously unreleased material spanning PiL's entire career up to that point, although no material from Commercial Zone or PiL's two live albums was included (in the compilation's liner notes, Lydon wrote that "this collection represents a comma not a full stop, I fully intend to carry on with PiL, and there. will be more in the future. 2009–present: Reunion and new albums. PiL performing in 2009.

Public Image Limited - Commercial Zone - 1984 Format: 12 inch vinyl record - full length album Vinyl Condition: Like New Album Cover Condition: Like New RPM: 33 1/3 Record Label: PIL Records Inc. Catalog Number: XYX-007 This is a rare, first pressing, entitled Commercial Zone, by PIL, issued in plain white cardboard sleeve with center hole. Commercial Zone is an album of studio recordings that were released in 1984 by guitarist Keith Levene

Label: PiL Records Inc. ‎– XYZ-007. Country: US. Released: 1984. Matrix, Runout (Side A, Etched, Stamped): XYZ-007-A A- MASTERING BY FRANKFORD/WAYNE NEW YORK ¢. Matrix, Runout (Side B, Etched, Stamped): XYZ-007-B A-1 <-.

PiL guitarist Keith Levene, who quit band after disagreements over the album, will call new version Commercial Zone 2014, writes Sean Michaels.

Commercial Zone is an album of studio recordings that were released in 1983 by guitarist Keith Levene. Levene fled with the master tapes to America, where he sold the rights for the material and had several hundred vinyl pressings created without consent from John Lydon or the rest of Public Image Lt.

Punk-Rock Public Image Limited. Lista de Bandas Punk-Rock Public Image Limited Commercial Zone. adicionar as letras do álbum. adicionar uma crítica. Band Name Public Image Limited. Album Name Commercial Zone. Data de lançamento 1983. Labels PIL. Estilo de MúsicaPunk-Rock. Membros têm este álbum0. 2. Mad Max. 3. Bad Night.


A1 Love Song 4:26
A2 Mad Max 4:09
A3 Bad Night 3:58
A4 Solitaire 3:42
B1 The Slab 3:30
B2 Lou Reed Pt. 1 3:58
B3 Lou Reed Pt. 2 2:50
B4 Blue Water 3:30
B5 Miller Hi-Life 2:35

Companies, etc.

  • Recorded At – Park South Studios


  • Music By – Keith Levene
  • Producer – Keith Levene
  • Words By – Jon Lydon*


First pressing, issued in plain white cardboard sleeve with center hole.

Commercial Zone is an album of studio recordings that were released in 1984 by guitarist Keith Levene. Levene obtained the master tapes without consent from John Lydon or the rest of PiL. Levene soon received a cease and desist order from PiL's record label. The album includes several songs that were later re-recorded.

A different mix of "Blue Water" also appeared as the b-side to the 1983 single "This Is Not A Love Song." The version of "Love Song" that appears on Commercial Zone appeared on the 12" version of the single listed as "remix".

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (on Side A): XYZ-007-A
  • Matrix / Runout (on Side B): XYZ-007-B

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
XYZ-007 PiL* Commercial Zone Limited Edition ‎(LP, Album, Ltd, Unofficial) PiL Records Inc. XYZ-007 US 1984

Fuck me – 'The Slab' is funereal and brilliantly focused in this form. Everything PiL promised, in fact..... this blows the whole concept of 'gothic rock' out of the water as the rebarbative rock regurgitation it always was.....

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