Endpoint & Sunspring – Written in Rock: Songs of Rick Springfield

December 4, 1993 Endpoint & Sunspring Written in Rock: Songs of Rick Springfield split seven inch [SDK-33] photocopied covers and inserts; first 1,000 with translucent vellum overlay, next 500 with two-color photocopied covers First pressing cover with translucent vellum overlay. In the summer of 1993, Endpoint and Sunspring teamed up again on several occasions. One

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Slamdek Singles

March 24, 1993 Slamdek Singles compiled seven inches and cassette EP’s plus unreleased material, 1989-1992 various artists two-cassette set [SDK-32] transparent color copied covers, books-on-tape long box with inserted 8-page booklet The Slamdek Singles box set was a great idea with beautiful packaging, but also a victim of bad circumstances. Its length of 35 songs

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Slamdek Merry Christmas Is For Rockers

December 12, 1992 Slamdek Merry Christmas Is For Rockers various artists cassette [SDK-29] color copied covers, books-on-tape long box with inserted 6-page booklet, laser printed labels The 1992 Christmas tape documented several notable beginnings, but was ultimately more a product of habit than inspiration. Following the previous year’s super-creative Christmas effort was a tall order.

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Endpoint & Sunspring

April 5, 1991 Endpoint & Sunspring split seven inch [SDK-21] photocopied covers and inserts Originally not planned as a 7″ at all, Slamdek’s twenty-first release marked many new beginnings. As the label’s second entry into the world of vinyl, the Endpoint/Sunspring split 7″ put Sunspring (the band) on the map, adjusted Slamdek’s catalog numbers to

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Christmas 1990 part 1

December 17, 1990 Christmas 1990 various artists cassette [SDK-2590] color copied inserts (six different designs), 2 1/2″ clear acetate square overlay, photocopied liner notes, on-shell cassette labeling Part One of two parts By the end of 1990, a Slamdek mini-community was beginning to take shape. After the successes of Slamdek events such as the Crain/Deathwatch

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Endpoint – If the Spirits Are Willing

June 20, 1989 Endpoint If the Spirits Are Willing cassette [HAHX-1797] color copied inserts, on-shell cassette labeling Perhaps the one release that more people know Slamdek for than any other, is Endpoint’s ambitious 1989 debut If The Spirits Are Willing. Seventeen songs recorded and mixed in three days, and then played and replayed thousands of

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