1 CD / Real World Records / 2014-03-18Artists: Tom Kerstens/Tom Kerstens' G Plus Ensemble
1 CD / Ipecac (Label) / 2014-01-28Tracks: Im Rauch; Bei Rosarotem Licht; Fahr Zur Hölle; Irrwege; Ganz Leise Kommt die Nacht; Segeln Ohne Wind; Unrasiert; Verloren (Alles); Komm Zurück Zu Mir
Artists: Bohren & der Club of Gore
Though there was an EP in between, it has been over five years since Bohren & Der Club of Gore's last full-length, Dolores. That record provided a shift in their trademark, "doom-ridden jazz music." T...continue...
1 CD / Amulet Records / 2013-09-17Tracks: Never; Clock at the Top of the Town; Man with No Country; Pocket Full of Bones; How to Trust a Lover; Mighty Bird; Where's Her Money From; Kaylee; Eyes for You; We Are a Generation; Pistol Storm
Artists: Todd Clouser
Personnel: Todd Clouser (vocals, guitar, Wurlitzer organ); Tony Scherr (upright bass, electric bass); Anton Fier (drums, percussion, programming).
Audio Mixer: Yohei Goto.
1 CD / Water / 2013-09-10Tracks: Any Way You Want it; Were Not Gonna Take it; Another One Bites the Dust; Walk This Way; Don't Stop Believing; Low Rider; Born to Be Wild; Cum on Feel the Noise; Legs; Devil with a Blue Dress On; Rock...
Artists: Various Artists
Produced and recorded by an electronica artist known as Sure Shot Kid, this is a second volume of stadium anthems, songs so broad, boasting, and loud that they're favorites in sports stadiums all over...continue...
1 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...
1 CD / Masterworks / 2013-08-20Tracks: Made Up Mind; Do I Look Worried; Idle Wind; Misunderstood; Part of Me; Whiskey Legs; It's So Heavy; All That I Need; Sweet and Low; Storm, The; Calling Out to You
Artists: Tedeschi Trucks Band
Audio Mixers: Bobby Tis; Jim Scott .
Liner Note Author: Mike Mattison.
Recording information: Swamp Raga Studios, Jacksonville, FL.
Photographer: Mark Seliger.
Made Up Mind...continue...
1 CD / Paradise of Bachelors / 2013-06-18Tracks: Water Wheel; Lurker; Street Keeper; New Decline; Old Strange; Trailways Ramble
Artists: Steve Gunn
Personnel: Steve Gunn (vocals, guitar); Justin Tripp (guitar); Helena Espuall (cello); Jason Meagher (flute); Tyson Lewis (piano); John Truscinski (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jason Meagher.
1 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.
1 CD / Communicating Vessels / 2013-05-21Tracks: Defcon 5; Antimatter Man; All Systems to Go; Disintegrate; Defcon 4; Codebreaker Seventy Eight; Communication Breakdown, Pt. 2; Defcon 3; Electric Arc; Defcon 2; New Cocoon; Defcon 1
Artists: Man or Astro-man?
Personnel: Star Crunch (vocals, guitar, keyboards); Birdstuff (drums, percussion).
Audio Mixers: Daniel Farris; Steve Albini .
Recording information: Electrical Audio, Chicago, IL (2012)...continue...
1 CD / Masterworks / 2013-05-21Artists: Tedeschi Trucks Band
Revelator is the debut studio album from the 11-piece Tedeschi-Trucks Band, who already have a reputation as a wildly exciting live jam group. That said, the record that Susan Tedeschi and husband Der...continue...
1 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...
The Pluto Walkers/El Futuro Sonidos: The Throwaway Age [Original Motion Picture Soundtrack] [Digipak]
1 CD / Sundazed / 2013-03-26Tracks: Any Old Love; Diamondback; Fast Girl, Last Girl; Dollhouse Theme, The; Two-Timer; Ticket to Anywhere [Excerpt]; Whirlcage; Throwaway Age, The; Coffin Dragger; Ticket to Anywhere (Reprise); Vindaloo; ...
Artists: The Pluto Walkers/El Futuro Sonidos
Audio Mixer: Chris Fisher.
Liner Note Author: Tim Hibbs.
Photographer: Bob Irwin.
Arrangers: The Pluto Walkers; El Futuro Sonidos.
The Pluto Walkers -- and their alter-ego ...continue...
1 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; 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).
1 CD / Merge / 2013-03-19Tracks: Country of Illusion; Geography of Nowhere, The; Cadillac Desert; We Can't Go Home Again; Portrait of Sarah, A; Hotel Catatonia; Last Residents of Westfall, The; World Set Free, The
Artists: William Tyler
Audio Mixer: Mark Nevers.
Recording information: Beech House Recording, Nashville, TN.
On 2010's Behold the Spirit, guitarist William Tyler created a mysterious six- and twelve-string un...continue...
1 CD / Essential Media Group / 2013-02-12Artists: Preston Epps
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-12-04Tracks: Prelude; Revel; Calculations; Best Date Ever; Meander (Meúandúher); Textures; Lightness; For Glory; White Light Waiting; Resolute
Artists: Whistle For Swift
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-12-04Tracks: Disoholirag; Friend; Fine; Once a Long Time Ago; Wondering; Daybreak; Feathers and Pearls; Time Again; Madeira; Riverfalls; If the Sun Don't Shine, the Squirrels Don't Dance; Mythology
Artists: Charley Rich
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-10-25Tracks: Stoker; Probability Wave; Nemesis Nauticus; Island Serenade; Paint It Black; Tumbrel; Big Swamp; Green Eyed Lady; Toba; Surfin' Nerd; Luau Sunset; Surf It; Shadow of the Sphinx; Port Farewell
Artists: Big Surf
1 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
1 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 / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-10-20Tracks: B17 Flying Fortress; Keltoi; Dropa Stones; Unborn Massacre; Auschwitz; Eclectic Shred; Cruise Control; Maxwells Castle; Europa; Journey To Andromeda
Artists: James Williams
1 CD / Smalltown Supersound / 2012-10-16Tracks: Yume No Muri; Moondog; Cat Pirate; P44; Eye Context; Yellow Lighter; Lightly Salted
Recording information: San Francisco (2009); The Green Door, Glasgow, Scotland (2009); The Hangar, Sacramento (2009); San Francisco (2010-2011); The Green Door, Glasgow, Scotland (2010-2011); The Hang...continue...
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...
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-10-12Tracks: First Date; Noodles; Losing Ground; Bff; Swamp Stomp; Anchor Me; Fallin' In Love; Summer Girl; Punjabi; Master Peace
Artists: Jay Gore
1 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...
1 CD / Velour Recordings (USA) / 2012-10-09Tracks: Great Round Burn; Streetlight in the Egg; Bowen Island; Cargo Cult; Kelvinator; Fences; No True Masterpiece Will Ever Be Complete; Holding the Severed Self; Skimming the Fractured Surface to a Place ...
Artists: Kaki King
On Glow, guitarist Kaki King finally returns to the all-instrumental format that brought her notice and acclaim in the first place. This set, produced and engineered by D. James Goodwin, collects a do...continue...
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-09-25Tracks: Brandenburg 23 Quartet 300; Brandenburg 23; Brandenburg 23; Brandenburg 23 [Electric Variation]; Brandenburg 23; Brandenburg 23 [Steel Variation]
Artists: Brandenburg 300 Project
1 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...
1 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
1 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).
1 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
1 CD / Prosthetic / 2012-08-14Tracks: Elixier; Street Demon [Santa Rosa Wrecking Crew Mix] - (remix); Black Orchid; Paradise Express; Sekai Ni Hitotsudake No Hana; Glycerine Flesh; Stigmata Addiction; Viper; Static Rain; Coloreas Mi Vida...
Artists: Marty Friedman
Audio Mixer: Dino Alden.
Recording information: Alden's Gate, CA; Bazooka, Tokyo; Power House, Tokyo; Pro-Mere Studios, CA; Sound Inn, Tokyo; Spacia Lude Lab, Tokyo; Sunrise Studio, Tokyo; Tota...continue...
1 CD / Melmac Records / 2012-08-14Tracks: Prelude To the Glass Ocean; Metal Thirst; Glass Ocean, Pt. 1, The; Glass Ocean, Pt. 2, The; Glass Ocean, Pt. 3, The; Glass Ocean, Pt. 4, The; Glass Ocean, Pt. 5, The; Glass Ocean, Pt. 6, The; Glass O...
Artists: Conor Mulroy
Personnel: Conor Mulroy (guitars); Ches Smith (drum set, percussion).
Audio Mixer: Alex Prieto....continue...
1 CD / Yep Roc / 2012-08-07Tracks: Crime Scene; Yeah Yeah Yeah; New Siberia; Aerostar; Brooklyn Slide; Jet Set; Low Tide; Walking Down 3rd Street; Bobsleddin'; Wrong Way Inn; Space Mosquito; Sardinian Holiday; Mr. Pink; Pop Rocks & Co...
Artists: Los Straitjackets
Personnel: Danny Amis, Greg Townson, Eddie Angel (guitar); Jerry Vivino (tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Mark Pender (trumpet); Richie "La Bamba" Rosenberg (trombone); The Basic Cable Horns (hor...continue...
1 CD / Tone Buoy Records / 2012-08-07Tracks: Logjam At Pleasure Point; Undertow; Objection (Tango); Demon Surf!; Last Mariner, The; Trail of Tears; Vacation On the Titanic; Dance of the Cobra; Shennie Beach; Walk, Don't Run '64; El Camino a Baj...
Artists: The Mariners
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-08-07Tracks: Temple of Trajan; Drusenfluh; Schesaplana; Zimbaspitze; Vorder Grauspitz; Naafkopf; Sulzfluh; Falknis; Dyad; Sassauna
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-07-31Tracks: Strike up the Band; Throw Down; Chicken Soup; G-Spot Blues; Baxters Brew; Make It Reel; Birdman; I'm Not Sure Yet; 12 Bars from Mars; Gregory's Girl; Open Invitation
Artists: Shaun Baxter
The debut recording from British guitarist Shaun Baxter is somewhat of an underground guitar classic. The title along with a limited availability contributed to the recording's lore, but in reality th...continue...
1 CD / Artistry Music / 2012-07-17Tracks: Fire; Manic Depression; Freedom; Wind Cries Mary, The; All Along the Watchtower; Foxey Lady; Hey Joe; Crosstown Traffic; Spanish Castle Magic; Purple Haze
Artists: Brian Bromberg
Personnel: Brian Bromberg (acoustic bass, electric bass); Vinnie Colaiuta (drums).
Audio Mixers: Tom McCauley; Brian Bromberg.
Recording information: Bý Studios, Los Angeles (06/2...continue...
1 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...
1 CD / Chris Ribaudo / 2012-06-12Tracks: Eclipse; Day By Day; Time Passes; Don't Waste Time; In Other Words; Moving Forward; Beyond the Sunrise; Eclipse - (featuring Josh Amara); Outbreak; Blues Jam - (featuring Josh Amara)
Artists: Chris Ribaudo
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-06-12Tracks: Good Start; Space Traveler; Summer Night; Sky Chaser; Black Pearl; Illusion; New Journey; Down To Earth; Jupiter's Spot; Cosmic Funk
Personnel: Steve Schwartz (guitar); Grego Fiske (saxophone); Mike Cervone (drums).
Photographer: Jerry Cohen....continue...
1 CD / Artistry Music / 2012-06-05Tracks: Compared to That; Rory Lowery, Private Eye; If Ray Brown Was a Cowboy?; Hayride; Little New Old School, A; Forgiveness; Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?; I'm Just Sayin'; Eclipse, The; Give ...
Artists: Brian Bromberg
Audio Mixer: Brian Bromberg.
Recording information: 34th St. Sound, New York, NY; Bý Studios, Los Angeles; Sound Ninja Recording Studios, Tokyo.
Photographer: Raj Naik.
2 CD / Masterworks / 2012-05-22Tracks: Everybody's Talkin'; Midnight in Harlem (Swamp Raga Intro with Little Martha); Learn How to Love; Bound for Glory; Rollin' and Tumblin'; Nobody's Free - (previously unreleased); Darling Be Home Soon;...
Artists: Tedeschi Trucks Band
Personnel: Susan Tedeschi (vocals, guitar); Mike Mattison, Mark Rivers (vocals); Derek Trucks (guitar); Kebbi Williams (saxophone); Maurice Brown (trumpet); Kofi Burbridge (keyboards); J.J. Johnson , ...continue...
1 CD / Starfaith / 2012-05-15Tracks: Shape Shifter; Dom; Nomad; Metatron; Angelica Faith; Never the Same Again; In the Light of a New Day; Spark of the Divine; Macumba in Budapest; Mr. Szabo; Eres La Luz; Canela; Ah, Sweet Dancer
Photographer: Mary Anne Bilham.
Shape Shifter is Carlos Santana's debut for his Starfaith label. It is, with the exception of one track, an instrumental album. Santana wrote or co-wrote all but...continue...
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-05-08Tracks: Race Car Guy; This Time It's Gonna Hurt; Fallen; Crying Shame; All or Nothing; Chemical Love; Lead You Astray; Tapestry of Souls; Walk in the Park, A; Step Behind, A; Old No.9
Artists: Chris Bickley
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-05-01Tracks: Love Theme For a Twisted Mind; Lonely Coconaut, The; Wave Beyond, The; Come In Xb-13; Danger: Diabolik; Urban Sombrero Deluxe; Let's Go Down To Brighton; Overlord; Gumby Goes Green; Town and Country;...
Artists: Various Artists
1 CD / Alligator Records / 2012-05-01Tracks: Send Me a Friend; Mind of a Junkie; Lean on Me/Believe in You; When Will I See You Again?; Black Tar; Black Eye Galaxy; Tracking My Roots; Louisiana Gold; Dancing in the Wind; Higher Ground
Artists: Anders Osborne
Personnel: Anders Osborne (vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, harmonica, piano, percussion); Billy Iuso (vocals, guitar); Eric Bolivar (vocals, drums, percussion); Carl Dufrene (vocals); Stanto...continue...
1 CD / CD Baby (distributor) / 2012-05-01Tracks: Your Brain Is Calling; Sunset Beach; Blade from Damascus, A; Broken Wheels; Surf Lady; Reverb Land; Red Moon; Cowgirl Gone Surfing; Surfin' Bahia; Kite to the Stars; Black Hole; Last Wave
Artists: Dirty Fuse
1 CD / Osiris / 2012-04-24Tracks: Love and Light; Musick For the New Aeon; Set the Controls For the Heart of the Sun; Aliens Coming; Kid From Lyons, The; Burning of the Witch; Oto; Fugue In Gm; Impending Doom; Laura; Lament
Artists: Kevin M. Buck