This double issue, recorded at documenta VIII in Kassel West Germany, comprises interviews, statements and commentary juxtaposed with audial reportage of soundworks, installations and local ambience and including contributions from Tony Cragg, Antony Gormley, John Cage and Fischli/Weiss

Audio Arts: Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1, Side A – Antony Gormley, John Cage

Audio Arts: Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1, Side B – Terry Allen, Germano Celant, Marie-Jo Lafontaine

Audio Arts: Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1, Side C – Michael Ehrloff, Frédérick Du Chayla

Audio Arts: Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1, Side D – Tony Cragg, Fischli/Weiss

Audio Arts Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1 Inlay. Cassette layout showing colour photograph and artwork along with sides contents
Inlay for Audio Arts Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1 published in 1988
Archive reference: TGA200414/7/3 Volume 8 No 4 and Volume 9 No 1

Side A

  • 00:00:01: John Milton Cage. Soundwork installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong recorded in der Karl Kirche
  • 00:02:35: Antony Gormley
  • 00:14:18: Marcel Odenbach. Video installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong.
  • 00:16:20: Maria Nordman. Soundwork installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong.
  • 00:18:57: Rolf Julius
  • 00:19:26: Helen and Newton Harrison. Helen and Newton Harrison are interviewed about their environmental work.
  • 00:27:01: Edward Fry

Side B

  • 00:00:01: Terry Allen. Soundwork installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong.
  • 00:02:47: Germano Celant
  • 00:08:30: Marie-Jo Lafontaine. Video installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong.
  • 00:09:44: Bill Woodrow
  • 00:18:50: Klaus vom Bruch. Video installation actuality with commentary by William Furlong.
  • 00:19:48: Elaine King

Side C

  • 00:00:01: Michael Ehrloff
  • 00:07:52: Frédérick Du Chayla from Studio Totem, France.
  • 00:13:47: Andreas Brandolini
  • 00:21:27: Jasper Morrison is interviewed about his News Centre installation
  • 00:30:36: Ray Hughes

Side D

  • 00:00:02: Tony Cragg
  • 00:11:55: Fischli and Weiss. Commentary by Michael Archer of The Way Things Go
  • 00:14:29: Stuart Morgan
  • 00:17:01: Shigeko Kubota. Commentary by William Furlong on an installation called Niagara Falls
  • 00:18:17: Ulrich Rückriem
  • 00:21:47: Martin Kunz
  • 00:31:29: Richard Demarco. Discussion about an installation by Joseph Beuys.
  • 00:34:10: Commentary by William Furlong and Michael Archer on A View to the Temple by Ian Hamilton Finlay