CD / Saint Marie Records / 2013-08-20Tracks: Faults Follow, The; Iowa Fight Song, The; Hollow Greeting, The; Header; Reapers Are the Angels, The; Failure to Thrive; Last Name of Your First Love, The; Morse Code; Sargasso; Saragossa; Paper Suit,...
Personnel: Ray Welter (vocals, guitar, trumpet, piano, keyboards, electronics); Sacha Galvagna (vocals, guitar, harmonium, keyboards, percussion, Theremin); Kyle Monday (vocals...continue...
CD / / 2013-06-04Artists: Philip Glass/Ravi Shankar
Personnel includes: Ravi Shankar (vocals, sitar); Philip Glass; S.P. Balasubramanyam, Madras Choir, Jeannie Gagne (vocals); Shubho Shankar (sitar); Partha Sarady (sarod); Barry Finclair (violin, viola...continue...
CD / Strut / 2013-05-28Tracks: Alpha Centauri; Cantec Fulger; Caravane; Citadela; Diagonala; Disco Mania; Imagini Din Vis; In Linistea Noptii; Salt 83; Zephyr
Artists: Rodion G.A.
CD / Officina Fonografica Italiana / 2013-05-07Artists: T.A.C. (Tomografia Assiale Computerizzata)
CD / Officina Fonografica Italiana / 2013-05-07Artists: T.A.C. (Tomografia Assiale Computerizzata)
CD / Tri Angle / 2013-04-30Tracks: Consumed; Evcavation, Pt. 1; Evcavation, Pt. 2; Mara; Miste; Mirror Reflecting, Pt. 1, The; Mirror Reflecting, Pt. 2, The; Dieu; Drop, The
Artists: The Haxan Cloak
Photographer: Cody Cobb.
"Creeping" and "funereal" aren't necessarily terms many artists would want associated with their music, but in the case of the Haxan Cloak (aka producer Bobby Krlic), t...continue...
CD / Tri Angle / 2013-04-23Artists: The Haxan Cloak
"Creeping" and "funereal" aren't necessarily terms many artists would want associated with their music, but in the case of the Haxan Cloak (aka producer Bobby Krlic), they're not just accurate, they'r...continue...
CD / !K7 (Record Label) / 2013-03-19Tracks: Miami Theme; Ocean Drive (Schamane); Plastic Like Your Mother; Skiffle It Up; Broken Pieces; Miami Drift; Verwahrlosung; Empty Words; Fantasie Mädchen - (featuring Gudrun Gut); Miami Titles
Artists: Brandt Brauer Frick
Personnel: Jan Brauer (piano, keyboards, synthesizer, electronics); Daniel Brandt (piano, synthesizer, electric bass, drums, percussion); Paul Frick (piano, synthesizer, percussion).
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-10-23Tracks: San Narciso; Piledrive; Information Runs on; Relatively; Better; My Magellan; First Son; Holy Smoke; Pointing at the Moon; Avida Dollars; So Far Out; Questions; Pantechnê Driver
Artists: Faded Paper Figures
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-10-23Tracks: Symbolic Fox/Snoopy; Got 5; Chicken or Pasta; Letter P on U; Letter P on U2; Metalband; Party with the Termites; Ear to Ear; And the Birds Fly Out; Broken Toe; Oink; Desert Tornado; Psh Psh; Not My G...
Artists: Marco Minnemann
1 CD / Innerrhythmic / 2012-10-16Tracks: Against the Upper House; Dangerous Road, A; Ouroboros; Buhala; Bagana/Sub Figura X; In Falling Light; Aeon; Epiphaneia; Lightning in the South; Low Country
Artists: Bill Laswell (Bass Guitar)
Personnel: Bill Laswell (bass guitar).
Recording information: Orange Music, West Orange, NJ.
Quite literally, Means of Deliverance is unlike any previously released Bill Laswell date. Is...continue...
CD / Rune Grammofon (Norway) / 2012-10-09Tracks: Shine; Matriarch, The; Silver Sparkle Attraction; Like Passing Rain Through 9 Lives; Unchained Sanity On Broken Ground; Forever Walking Forests; Kept On Shoulders; Guiding the Pain; Wrong Kind of Flo...
Artists: Stian Westerhus
Personnel: Stian Westerhus (vocals, guitar).
Audio Mixer: Stian Westerhus.
Recording information: Emanuel Vigeland Mausoleum; The Best Studio, Oslo.
This is an astonishing album b...continue...
CD / Ace (Label) / 2012-10-02Tracks: Seal of the Blue Lotus; Mountain Man's Farewell; Dravidian Sunday; Bardo Blues; Sansara In Sweetness After Sandstorm; Black Lotus - Hymn to Fugen
Artists: Robbie Basho
Seal of the Blue Lotus is the 1965 debut from the extraordinary folk guitarist Robbie Basho, who released numerous albums for John Fahey's Takoma label during the '60s. His mystical approach to six- a...continue...
CD / Brainfeeder / 2012-09-18Tracks: Breakthrough - (featuring Computer Jay); Veins - (featuring Gonjasufi); Holy Mt. Washington - (featuring Computer Jay/Gonjasufi); Father; Critic - (featuring Mophono); Dead Vets - (featuring Adrian Y...
Artists: The Gaslamp Killer
Photographer: Raymond Van Mil.
Breakthrough, William Bensussen's first album as the Gaslamp Killer, provides more of the left-field beat psychedelia he offered through his 2009-2010 Brainfeeder...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-09-04Tracks: In a Mellow Tone; Soprano De Africana (Burkino Faso); Love Supreme, A (Acknowledgement); Soprano De Africana (Sub Saharan Dialogue); In a Sentimental Mood; Soprano De Africana (Zulu Witch Doctor); Lo...
Artists: Sam Newsome
CD / Inside Out Music / 2012-08-28Tracks: Introduction; Voluntary Slavery; Turn To Gravel; They Whisper; This Matter of Mine; Seventeen Again; Ludvig & Sverker; He Already Lives In You; Note: Note/Descending/the Void/Note (Reprise); Where th...
Personnel: Rikard Sjöblom (vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion); David Zackrisson (vocals, guitar, percussion); Magnus Ostgren (vocals, drums, percussion); Robert Hansen (vocals).
CD / WEA Japan / 2012-08-21Artists: Van Dyke Parks
Limited Edition Japanese pressing of this album comes housed in a miniature LP sleeve. 2007....continue...
Shedding the florid orchestrations of SONG CYCLE and the West Indies explorations of DISCOVER AMERICA, Van Dyke Parks' third album stands as perhaps his most straightforward set of independent songs. ...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-08-14Tracks: Evoking Spirits; Pick Both Sides of My Brain; Very Nice; For the Birds; Red Cups; Light It Up; Make Believe; Freedom Song, A; Ridinonthestrength; Mezzanine, The; Much Ado About Nothing; And My Drink ...
Artists: Kingdom Crumbs
CD / / 2012-07-10Tracks: Xxi Century: Fear of Silence
Artists: 12 Days For a New Way
CD / Honest Jon's / 2012-07-03Tracks: Jam; Dark; Club; Yangissa
Artists: Moritz von Oswald Trio
Personnel: Jonas Schoen (flute, clarinet, saxophone); Sebastian Studnitzky (trumpet); Moritz von Oswald (electric piano); Max Loderbauer (synthesizer); Marc Muellbauer, Tobias Freund.
1 CD / Modular Recordings / 2012-06-19Tracks: You're a Animal; This Song Is Called Ragged; FM AM CB TV; Hallowed Hag; Dread Is This Place; Mangle Trang; Boneyard Home; Trounce; Black Smokehat; Keep Away You Feral Son of a Bitch; Piao Voca Slung;...
Artists: Jonathan Boulet
Personnel: David Rogers, Matt Hogan, Timothy Watkins, Harrison Wood, Alyx Dennison, Daniel Cunningham, Christine Hazelwood, Julia Cripwell, Ravi Gupta, Tim Anderson , Freya Berkhout, Elias Berkhout, J...continue...
CD / Mute / 2012-01-31Tracks: Bloodlines; Insiding
Artists: Bruce Gilbert (Composer)
Composer: Bruce Gilbert .
Recording information: Worldwide International London.
Wire guitarist Bruce Gilbert has commented that he's more interested in sounds than in music or songs per...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-01-03Tracks: Testosterone Grande; Acid; Awakening; Smoothie; J-31; Fresh; Sonata In C; Heart; Black Hole; Dawn; Crusher; Wings
Artists: Kenny Weydener
CD / Rustblade / 2011-12-20Tracks: Canaanda; My Voice At the Pace of Drifting Clouds; EQ
Recording information: Munemihouse (03/2011-07/2011)....continue...
CD / 7D Media / 2011-11-15Tracks: Invisible Rays; Magic Ring of Invisibility, The; Where Is Juan?; Secret Handshake With Danger, The; Greatest Hits; Last Guru, The; Take a Bath With Lenin; Ghost Red Wires; Invisibility Clause; Unders...
Artists: Henry Kaiser/Trey Gunn/Morgan Ågren
Personnel: Henry Kaiser (guitar); Trey Gunn (guitar); Morgan Ågren (zither, drums).
Audio Mixer: Don Gunn.
Recording information: 7d Studios, Seattle, WA (03/18/2011); Annanstans St...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2011-11-15Tracks: Moonbell; Evolutionary; Wake Yourself; Can't Wait; Messenger; Monolith
Artists: Flux Capacitor
1 CD / Buda Musique (France) / 2011-10-11Tracks: Argizagi Ederra; Urban Pipes II, Pt. 1; Sur Le Fil; Urban Pipes II, Pt. 2; Ametsa; Petite Danseuse; Corne de Travers, La; Furioso and Noisily; Accalmie; Rêve D'Achille, Le
Artists: Erwan Keravec
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2011-10-04Tracks: Palestine - Bruno Cruz; Palestinian Resistance - PR; Suffocated Electronics - Ramallah Underground; Dice Man, The - Michael Sajrawy; To Change Tomorrow - Dam; Third Generation, The - D'Mar; Beast - J...
Artists: Various Artists
CD / Essence Music / 2011-08-23Artists: Merzbow
CD / 4AD (USA) / 2011-07-12Tracks: Witch Hunt; Natalia's Song; Alothea; Black Orchid; Riding with Death; Vortex; Things Fall Apart; Salamander; Lucifer; Digital Rain; Vanquish; Devil Lay Here, A; Florence; Haunted; Basquiat; Mozaik
Titled in reference to Zomby's father, who passed away during its completion, Dedication can be taken simply as another release from the enigmatic producer. From 2007 through 2009, Zomby issued a deep...continue...
CD / Carrier Records / 2011-07-05Tracks: LXIX; XIX; I; LXVIII; XC; XLV
Artists: Nate Wooley/Peter Evans (Trumpet)
1 CD / Cuneiform Records / 2011-05-31Tracks: Rhizome 1-010011010011011; Rhizome 2-100101000111010; Rhizome 3-001101010011001; Rhizome 4-110100100010000; Rhizome Encore-0110101011; Bonus Material
Artists: Merzbow/Richard Pinhas
CD / Thirty Tigers / 2011-05-10Tracks: Introduction; Close to You; Hurting; Globe; Embrace; Bible Belt; Captivity; Huddle on the Roof; Cluttered Mind; Electrified; I Need
Artists: Ben Sollee
Audio Mixer: Duane Lundy.
Recording information: Shangrila Studios, Lexington, KY; The Funeral Home; The Garden, Louisville, Ky; The Quilt Box.
While singer/songwriter/cellist Ben Sollee...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2011-03-29Tracks: Blue Cee; Interlude-Let My Children Hear Music; Haitian Fight Song; Better Get Hit in Your Soul; Duke Ellington's Sound of Love; Interlude-Sounds; Canon; Work Song; Eighteen Sixty-Three; Interlude-Co...
Artists: Gerald Veasley
1 CD / United States of Distribution / 2011-03-22Tracks: Dusk; Ldger, The; Waitng, The; Far Cry, A; White Cloud, Blue Sky; Desert Song; Canyon; Bodhidharma; No Ordinary Man
Cipher: Theo Travis (alto flute, soprano saxophone, piano, keyboards, samples); Dave Sturt (fretless bass, programming, samples, loops).
Additional personnel includes: Rabbi Gaddy Zerbib (vocal...continue...
CD / Honest Jon's / 2011-03-15Tracks: Structure 1; Structure 2; Structure 3; Structure 4
Artists: Moritz von Oswald Trio
Personnel: Moritz von Oswald (keyboards, percussion, programming); Paul St. Hilaire (guitar); Max Loderbauer (synthesizer, sequencer); Marc Muellbauer (double bass); Vladislav Delay (congas).
CD / Amadea / 2010-12-28Tracks: Scenes From Out of Self; Organic Oversight; Reprisal; Dive Skywards; Rapid Eye Movement; Elemental Storm; Charge; Release; Modern Vampires; Breathe; Cortex Closure
Artists: Mindfold Express
1 CD / Chicago Independent / 2010-12-21Tracks: Bringer, The; Running Sheep; Hammer Song; Sakura; Muskeg Parade; Living Light, The; Procession, The; Temple Daughter; Ocean, The
Artists: Elfin Saddle
Personnel: Jessica Moss (violin); Nathan Gage (tuba, double bass).
Audio Mixer: Efrim Menuck.
Recording information: The Mighty Hotel2Tango (2009).
A Montreal-based duo of sometim...continue...
CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2010-11-02Tracks: Life Burning; Changing Paths; Exchange; Unity; Mirror Image; Family; Let Go; Izzy
Artists: Matthew Garrison
1 CD / Stickfigure Distribution / 2010-08-31Tracks: I Am You
1 CD / Stickfigure Distribution / 2010-08-31Tracks: Panda Cam, Pt. 1; Weapons of Mass Distraction; Coma Bear; Looming on the Horizon/Bovine Bliss; Tremolo; Certain Ratio of Ducks, A; Top of the Network; This Song Is Terrible; Cowboy Killer
Graboids: Andrew Glover , Matthew Watson, Jim Hale, Stuart Watson .
The back cover of this debut by the Charlottesville, VA based experimental ambient rock quartet is a church sign reading, "Wh...continue...
CD / Pogus / 2010-08-31Tracks: [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [Untitled Track]; [...
Artists: Big City Orchestra
Personnel: Daevid Allen (vocals, guitar); Robo (vocals, percussion, sampler); Das, David Gardner (vocals); Rob Wortman (strings, percussion); Mark Robson (didjeridu, piano); Markus Wolff, Michael Gend...continue...
1 CD / Active Suspension / 2010-08-31Tracks: Smiles Again
Domotic: S. L....continue...
CD / Thrill Jockey / 2010-08-24Tracks: Unüberwindbare Wände; Heat from Light; Antonia; Diamond Mind
Artists: David Daniell/Fennesz/Tony Buck
Personnel: David Daniell (guitar); Christian Fennesz (guitar, electronics); Fennesz (guitar, computer); Tony Buck (drums).
Recording information: The Big ears Festival, Knoxville, TN (02/07/200...continue...
CD / Madlib Invazion / 2010-07-27Tracks: Steppin' Into Tomorrow (Prelude) - (previously unreleased); Electronic Dimensions; Pretty Eyes; High Jazz; Medley: Don't You Worry Bout a Thing [Live at Spear for the Moondog] - (live); Interlude; Re...
Artists: Madlib/Yesterdays New Quintet
Liner Note Author: Brother Dave L.
Recording information: 2005; 2007; 2009....continue...
CD / Soleilmoon / 2010-05-11Artists: Merzbow
CD / Telekinett Records / 2010-05-11Tracks: Música Metaphysica; Ectoplasm; Lumen; Soundless Sound; Clairaudience; Xenoglossis; Kinetic Phenomena; Radiesthesia
Personnel: Robol (programming).
Audio Mixer: Robol....continue...
CD / Dirter Promotions / 2010-04-13Tracks: 20; Eat Beat Eat #2; Glass; Hiturbo No.4; Phillo-Jazz Electronica; Pretties For You; Yahowa Stackridge; Audio Public; Eat Beat Eat #1; Elephant Memory; Elysia, Valley of the Metal; Superhead; Motoron...
CD / Unsounds / 2010-03-30Tracks: Folia, Pt. 1; Folia, Pt. 2; Folia, Pt. 3; Folia, Pt. 4; Folia, Pt. 5; Folia, Pt. 6; Folia, Pt. 7
Artists: Yannis Kyriakides/Andy Moor (Guitar/Andy Ex)
1 CD / Hydra Head / 2010-01-26Tracks: Blueberry Dookie; Plastic Eggs; Merlin Is Magic; Dating Pressures; My Father's Life's Work; Probölkoc; Smile; Jim's Polish; F.S.T.P.; Anthem
Artists: Harvey Milk
Reissue of these early recordings by the Athens, GA-based band. You may know this Harvey Milk release as the Bob Weston Sessions, an unreleased full-length...continue...
Recording information: Steve's House (1994).
Originally meant to be the band's debut album, the self-titled record was recorded with Bob Weston (of Shellac) in 1994 before being mysteriously sh...continue...