Archive for the A Certain Ratio Category
“Force” is probably the most accessible of all A Certain Ratio’s Factory releases. “Force” precedes both Madchester and acid house by at least a couple of years and yet you can hear the embryonic forms of both in this record.
The Graveyard and The Ballroom” is the first album by A Certain Ratio. Originally released in 1980 this album has been a collectors’ item ever since it’s initial release on cassette-only by Factory Records ( see New Order,Durutti Column, Happy Mondays, Joy Division)