SST Records

Oct 1989

SST's Program: Annihilator II (subtitled A Soundtrack For Destruction) is a 16-song compilation of tracks from other SST releases. There are 8 artists, each contributing 2 songs. The liner notes include a list of all of the available SST releases by the 8 featured artists as well as a collage of their covers.

The back cover of the album reads: "A WARNING FROM THE PROGRAMMER: EXTREME CAUTION is mandatory with all use of this psychic program material, for while -- with proper use -- this program information will tune the listener to sufficient destructive capability to get any job -- no matter how dirty -- done. If mishandled, this psychic fuel program (Program: Annihilator II) may overload the Subject's receptive capacity, which could result in indiscriminate violence of an intensity the Programmer can only assume the Subject will consider undesirable. THE PROGRAMMER THEREFORE HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE ACTIONS OF THOSE WHO WILLINGLY MAKE THE DECISION TO AVAIL THEMSELVES OF Program: Annihilator II."

The track list is as follows:

  1. Soundgarden - All Your Lies
  2. Soundgarden - Head Injury
  3. Saint Vitus - The Creeps
  4. Saint Vitus - Bitter Truth
  5. Sylvia Juncosa - Lick My Pussy, Eddie Van Halen
  6. Sylvia Juncosa - Tower Of Ashes
  7. Descendents - Hurtin' Crew
  8. Descendents - Iceman
  9. Bad Brains - The Regulator
  10. Bad Brain - Coptic Times/FVK
  11. SWA - Headphones
  12. SWA - Goddess
  13. Bl'ast! - Overdrive
  14. Bl'ast! - Out Of Alignment
  15. D.C.3 - Thirsty And Miserable
  16. D.C.3 - Angel Of Death

Soundgarden's contributions to the compilation are "All Your Lies" and "Head Injury," which are just the album versions from 1988's Ultramega OK.