- "Hardcore"is DEVO's name for official compilations of demos released as albums, in two volumes. Devo say these are 4-track demos, recorded from April 1974 to December 1977 in Akron , Ohio . The compilations are known by several names. The first official release of these demos was in 1990 and 1991 .
- Hardcore Volume 1 was released by Rykodisc in 1990 in CD and cassette formats. It was also released on CD in France by Fan Club in 1990 on LP and CD.
- Hardcore Volume 2 was released by Rykodisc in 1991 on CD and cassette.
- Both albums were re-released via Booji Boy Records/Superior Viaduct in 2013, featuring liner notes by Henry Rollins and 4 previously unreleased tracks were added to the end of HardcoreVolume 2.
Titles & IdentificationEdit
- These compliations have variant titles.
- The 1990 Rykodisc compilation
- Links to product photos and catalog info
- Superior Viaduct (Superior Viaduct 2013 re-releases )
- Hardcore (2CD compilation)
- devohardcore com
- Hardcore Vol. 1 & 2 (digital compilation)