Face The Music Promotions [FTM] is a music promotions company which started up in West London in October 1999. (Initially, FTM were putting on a staggering 3 shows per week, a total of 9 bands per week)! FTM have put on various different bands at various venues including The Station House [Acton], Grey Horse [Kingston], Purple Turtle [Camden], Glaxo [Greenford], Bloomsbury Bowling Lanes [Euston] & Ginglik [Shepherd's Bush].
Bands that have played via FTM that are NOT included on this album include Alias, Beautiful Day, Black Casino & The Ghost, Boxed In, Captains of Industry, Cardboard Jon Idea, Casino, Control, Count, Delta Jacks, Edit>Select, Endo, Exit Wounds, FBI, Fleas, Floridita/Alessio Waters, Frasier, Freewheel, Ghostwalker, Good Brother, Grace, Guise, Hassle Hoff, High Aces, Hump, Huzzie/Juxta, Ice 9, Instants, Ironic Harvest, King Punch, Last Crash, Life of Birds, Los & The Deadlines, Manor, Miss.Humour, Molly's Lips, Moody Baron, Mr.Burns, Murkin, Navajo, Nought, Red Ladder, Ringolevio, Shallow, Slack Planet/Mugshot, Satallite, Sol Flare, Sonic Junkie, Standard Road, Stax Revue, Sumo, Thawn, Total Mexico, Vanita & The Love, Werm, West Of The Sun, and Zone [PHEW]!
It was decided by FTM promoters Rich Coxhil & Peter Maurice that a compilation LP should be released of 20 additional acts that have performed for the FTM Promotions company over the years. For those of you that couldn't make any of our promotional nights, allow us to bring the nights to you!