1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-04-01Tracks: Seagulls; Sound Frequency; Psycho [Fast]; Other Head; Get a Grip; Nevah; I Don't Mind; Psycho [Slow]
Artists: B Boys
Audio Mixer: Luke Moellman.
Recording information: Let Em in Studios, BK, NY.
Photographer: B Boys.
The muscular guitar-driven thump of B Boys' 2016 debut calls to mind post-punk ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-04-01Tracks: Set the Tone; Got to Go; Up on Your Love; Move & Shout; Cold Call; Running Back; Patience; Spot, The; Talk to Me; Tender; Love & Dance; Weekend Love
Artists: Boulevards (Jamil Rashad)
Raleigh, North Carolina's Jamil Rashad (aka Boulevards) makes exuberant, funky, retro '70s and '80s dance-oriented R&B on his fittingly titled 2016 debut, Groove!. Think '80s How Could It Be-era Eddie...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-04-01Tracks: Cool as Ice; World, The; Turn Me On; Gone; What You Got; Wake Up; Holy Fuck!; A.F.Y.; Lie; Kali, Take Me Home
Personnel: Anders Rhedin (vocals, guitar, synthesizer, percussion); Jannis Noya Makrigiannis (guitar, piano, synthesizer, background vocals); Mette Sand Hersoug (electric violin); Zumi Roscow (saxopho...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-02-19Tracks: Reichpop; Lady Blue; Woman's Wisdom, A; Japanese Alice; Life of Pause; Alien; To Know You; Adore; TV Queen; Whenever I; Love Underneath My Thumb
Artists: Wild Nothing
Personnel: Jack Tatum (vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion).
Audio Mixer: Jacob Portrait.
Photographer: Shawn Brackbill.
After heading into a real studio on the second Wild Noth...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-02-05Tracks: Out of Mind; Under the Sun; Bent (Roi's Song); Dopamine; Blue Boredom (Sky's Song) - (featuring Sky Ferreira); Valentine; Yr Not Far; Take Your Time; Is the is Are; Mire (Grant's Song); Incarnate Dev...
Audio Mixers: Daniel Schlett; Kurt Feldman.
Recording information: Gary's electric; Kurt's House; Strange Weather Studios; The Bunker Studios.
Photographer: Hidemasa Miyake.
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2016-01-22Tracks: Palana; Something for Us All; Pony; Long Goodbye; Funny Anyway; WHY; Let's Go to a Party; Snow; Young, The; No One Will; 100 Million
Artists: Charlie Hilton
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-09-04Tracks: All Yours; Narrows; Dead Love (You're So Still); Stoned; Girls; Borrowed World; Cosmically Aligned; My Baby's Gonna Carry On; Coke Bottle Green; Hands
Personnel: Molly Hamilton (vocals); Robert Earl (guitar); Aaron Neveu (drums, percussion).
Recording information: Doctor Wu's, Brooklyn, New York, USA (02/2015-05/2015); Gary's Electric, Brookl...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-08-07Tracks: Way You'd Love Her, The; Another One; No Other Heart; Just to Put Me Down; Heart Like Hers, A; I've Been Waiting for Her; Without Me; My House by the Water
Artists: Mac DeMarco
Recording information: Jizz Jazz Studios, Far Rockaway, Queens (2015).
In a not-so-secret message at the end of his 2015 mini-album Another One, Mac DeMarco offers up his home address in Far Ro...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-07-10Tracks: Bury Your Heart; Pretty Torn Up; Light, The; Hard to Believe; Everything Was Changing; Soft Tension; Dust in the Sky; Blue Buzz; Trampoline; There Goes My Girl; Long Way to Go; That's Where You Belon...
Recording information: Clinton Hill, Brooklyn; The Creamery Studio in Greenpoint, Brooklyn; Thump in Greenpoint, Brooklyn.
As proven by decades' worth of jangly guitar pop, there's a fine line ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-05-26Tracks: Wake Up and Dream; Ghost of Jenni Rainbyrd; English Electric; Sunken City; St. Overdose-On-Sea; Secret Stations; All the Lights in This House; Dear Wesley; Shabby Heart; Stars on a Tray, The; Back in...
Artists: Martin Newell
Audio Remasterer: Josh Bonati.
Liner Note Author: Martin Newell.
Illustrator: Hilary Lazell.
One could make a reasonable case for Martin Newell as the British answer to Robert Pol...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-05-12Tracks: En Mi; Todo Terminó; I'm All Wrong; There's Something Still There; Woodside, Queens; Through That Red; Misbehave; She Might Get Shot; Grey Matter; I Was Well; Así No Más; This Is I; Sh...
Artists: Juan Wauters
Audio Mixers: Juan Wauters; Willy K.; Ian "Freaky" Harris; Pat "B. Patric" Stolley.
Recording information: Future Apple Tree, Rock Island, IL.
Former Beets frontman Juan Wauters' second ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-04-14Tracks: Going Out; Skid Row; 3rd Presence; Dawn Is Here, The; Overtake; This Girl; Girl; OK, Alright [Late Night Vocal Version] - (previously unreleased); You Are Like L.A.; Say What You Want (Love Is Death)...
Recording information: Copenhagen (2012); Honningmand Studios (2012); LA (2012); Mexico City Studios (2012); Studio-R (2012); Copenhagen (2012/2014); Honningmand Studios (2012/2014); LA (2012/2014); M...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-04-14Tracks: Past We Leave Behind, The; Scars, The; Distance to the Waves; Mia; Tougher; Myself; Scars, The (Reprise); Dusk in Parts, The; Math, The; Rain, The; Eye, The; Embrace; One Last Thing
Artists: Pale Blue (Mike Simonetti)
Audio Mixer: Chris Burns .
Photographer: Ivan Bideac.
Unknown Contributor Role: Adam Gerrard.
Anyone who thinks electronic music is clinical should listen to Pale Blue's The Past ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-03-31Tracks: Gunner Ho; See Red; Mother/Father; At the Café; Something New; Final Days; Down and Around; Funky Conversations; Surf's Up; Fad World; It's a Shame; We Live; Everywhere Man; Diamond Dirt; Think ...
Artists: Stones (New Zealand)
Personnel: W. Wlsey (vocals, guitar); J. Bates (vocals); G. Anderson (organ, drums).
Liner Note Authors: Shayne Carter; Bruce Russell.
Recording information: Christchurch (03/1982); Prog...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-03-31Tracks: Waiting For Touchdown; Throwing Stones; Strangers Again; Someone Else's Eyes; Not To Take Sides (Reprise); Not To Take Sides; P.I.T. Song; Won't Change; Everything I Want; Be My Friend [Re-Edit]; Hus...
Artists: Sneaky Feelings
Audio Remasterer: Kimmo Vennonen.
Liner Note Author: Nick Bollinger.
Recording information: Mascot Studios (05/1983).
Photographer: Michæl De Hamel.
Sneaky Feelings' 1...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-03-31Tracks: Sunset Hotel; Mr. Somewhere; What's the Morning For?; All the Birthdays; Great Fool; Speechless with Tuesday; Cannot Tell the Days Apart; Lazarus, Lazarus; Black Road Shines, The; Help; Nobody Like Y...
Artists: The Apartments
The Apartments include: Peter Milton (vocals, guitar).
Personnel: Peter Walsh (vocals, guitar); Clare Kenny (vocals); Ben Watt (guitar); Graham Lee (lap steel guitar); Audrey Riley (cello); Chr...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-03-23Tracks: I Feel Again; Hearts, Repeating; Expel Me; Permanent; Do You Ever; All in the Night; All Around You; (Please) Don't Break Me; Moonlight Girl; Into the Twilight; Soon You'll See, Kristine; Soft Connec...
Artists: Nic Hessler
Lyricist: Nic Hessler.
Audio Mixers: Drew Fischer; Jarvis Taveniere.
Photographer: Elle Wildhagen.
With his band Catwalk, 19-year-old Nic Hessler was one of indie pop's likely lad...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-02-17Tracks: Your Brain Is Made of Candy; Dark Issues; Philliphius; Misery Factory; Otitis; You Don't Know Me; Marshall; Squirrel; Jack; Silver Gold; [Untitled Hidden Track]
Artists: Mourn (Spain)
Personnel: Jazz Rodríguez Bueno, Carla Pérez Vas (vocals, guitar); Antonio Postius (drums).
Recording information: Nautilus, Arenys De Mar.
One of the most natural and creative...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-01-20Tracks: I; II; III; IV; Adult World (The Secret); Leash Called Love [Sugarcubes Cover]
Artists: Perfect Pussy
After the demise of Shoppers, the noisy upstate New York punk trio Meredith Graves sang and played guitar in, she quickly returned as the frontwoman of new band Perfect Pussy. Though Perfect Pussy dre...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-01-20Tracks: Cooking Up Something Good; Stars Keep on Calling My Name, The; Dreamin' Slow; Lonely Shredder; Robson Girl; Annie; Harrison Ford Escort; Sherrill; My Kind of Woman [Instrumental]; Dreamin' Fast; Good...
Artists: Mac DeMarco
Liner Note Author: Mac DeMarco.
Anomalous Canadian songwriter Mac DeMarco showed up in 2012 with Rock and Roll Night Club, a strange little collection of songs that wavered between dark cinemat...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2015-01-20Tracks: Retract; Strange Dreams; Out of My Head; Memory Resolve; Morning, The; Marcel; Lola; No Device; Life Purpose - (featuring Caitlin Loney); Mid Life Holiday; Someone
Artists: Alex Calder
Alex Calder's debut EP, Time, was a straightforward, if a little weird around the edges, bedroom pop album that showed off the singer/songwriter's easy way with a melody and some nice, snappy songs wi...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-12-02Tracks: Nose Bleed; In My Room; Africa; Neccessitty; One Sweet Neo; Master Ludi; Lo Noise; Hawaii; Puka Shell Necklace; Siddhartha
Artists: Walter TV
Recording information: 360 Glen, Montreal, Vancouver; Drones Club, Montreal, Vancouver; Jizz Jazz Studios, Montreal, Vancouver.
Walter TV came into a full state of being around 2011 when multi-...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-10-27Tracks: Reclaimed Girl, The; Turning; Move Along/Down the Road; Don't Be Slow - (mono); Cold Life; They Will Not Die; It's All About You; People, The; Home Everywhere
Personnel: Brad Laner (vocals, guitar, cuatro, flute, keyboards, cuica, percussion); Elizabeth Thompson (vocals); Jim Goodall (flute, trombone, drums, percussion, tapes).
Audio Mixers: Thom Mon...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-08-05Tracks: Firehose Face; Song Factory; Television Man; Plastic World No. 6; Eleven Inches; California Truth; Eon of Pain; Linoleum Tryst #19; Whirpool of Anguish; Rodeo Trash Pit
Artists: Naomi Punk
Audio Mixer: Naomi Punk.
On Television Man, Naomi Punk double down on their meta approach. Where they reconfigured their Pacific Northwest influences on The Feeling, here it feels like they're ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-06-24Tracks: Girlfriend; Hungry a Long Time; So Make It Right; Without a Thing to Doubt; Is It Natural?; Oh Donna; Veronica; Can't Wait to Meet You; Minha Menina; When You Believed Me; That Summer Ago; Traci Won'...
Artists: Donovan Blanc
Lyricist: Donovan Blanc.
Audio Mixer: Joseph Black.
Photographers: Joseph Black; Derya Diril.
Between the years of 2011 and 2013, the guys in Donovan Blanc, Joseph Black and Raymo...continue...
4 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-06-17Tracks: Victoria Grey (1); Ilya Kuryakin Looked At Me; Clara Bow; Follow The Plough; Stay On; What's Going On (In Your Heart); Mercury Girl, The; Armistice Day; Pearl; Victoria Grey (2); Jangling Man, The; N...
Artists: Cleaners from Venus
Not unlike Andy Partridge and Robyn Hitchcock, Martin Newell has a loyal cult among those who treasure the quirkier side of British pop; however, unlike Partridge or Hitchcock, he's never gotten much ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-06-10Tracks: Nausea; Komorebi; Changing Faces; Untitled; Dwindle; Twirl; Laughing for My Life; First Snow; If I Could; Breaking the Angle Against the Tide; Still Fields (October 10, 1987)
Artists: Craft Spells
Lyricist: Justin Vallesteros.
Personnel: Justin Vallesteros (vocals, guitar, piano); Javier Suarez (vocals, guitar); Andrew Joslyn (violin, viola); Andy Lum (drums, percussion).
The Bats (New Zealand): The Bats, Vol. 1: Compiletely Bats/Daddy's Highway/The Law of Things [Digipak] *
3 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-05-27Tracks: Made Up in Blue; Neighbours; Chicken Bird Run; Jewellers' Heart; I Go Wild; Blindfold; Mad on You; By Night; Earwig; Claudine; United Airways; Man in the Moon; Trouble in This Town; Joes Again; Offsi...
Artists: The Bats (New Zealand)
Liner Note Authors: Roy Colbert; Richard Langston.
Recording information: Glasgow (04/1987); Nightshift Studios, Christchurch, New Zealand (04/1987); Reel Time Recording, Glasgow, Scotland (04/...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-04-01Tracks: Salad Days; Blue Boy; Brother; Let Her Go; Goodbye Weekend; Let My Baby Stay; Passing Out Pieces; Treat Her Better; Chamber of Reflection; Go Easy; Jonny's Odyssey
Artists: Mac DeMarco
Recording information: Jizz Jazz Studios, Brooklyn, NY (10/2013).
With his 2012 debut, 2, Canadian songwriter Mac DeMarco offered the world a look into his dazed but brilliant mind's eye, his s...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-03-18Tracks: Driver; Bells; Big Stars; Work; Interference Fits; Dig; Advance Upon the Real; VII
Artists: Perfect Pussy
Recording information: Moresound Studios.
Perfect Pussy's combustive, confrontational sound was so fully formed on their demo I Have Lost All Desire for Feeling that it seemed like their voice ...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2014-03-04Tracks: Ryan Michalak (Is Coming to Town); Going Forth; I Almost Fell...; Beyond the Wind; Same Signs; So Far Away; Ride into the Night; Painted Blue; On the Run; All That's Passed
Personnel: Ben Asbury (vocals, guitar, organ, synthesizer); Aaron Neveu (drums).
Audio Mixer: Jarvis Tavenicre.
Long the hermetic solo project of Georgia-based art student Ben Asbury, Ax...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-12-17Tracks: Death and the Maiden; Doomsday; Joed Out; Baud to Tears; Crisis After Crisis; Burlesque; You Cheat Yourself of Everything That Moves; Pyromaniac; Windsong; Angela; You Say You; New Kind of Hero; Inst...
Artists: The Verlaines
A collection of the Verlaines' early offerings, JUVENILIA is an apt title, since it captures the band's first stabs at forming a marriage between highbrow art and just thrashing around. From the start...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-12-03Artists: Ghost Wave
From their beginnings, New Zealand indie-psych unit Ghost Wave took considerable influence from the classic college rock bands of the late-'80s and early-'90s Flying Nun roster. Their debut full-lengt...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-11-11Tracks: You Could Be More as You Are; Invitation; Little Sister; More Women; I Am So Curious; Second Face; Heart Over Head; Shut the Door; Facts, The; Give Me a Call; Wake Up City; Joanna; Your Touch
Artists: Saâda Bonaire
Personnel: Dennis Bovell (vocals, guitars, keyboards, synthesizer, drums, percussion); Sibel Can, Stephanie Lange, Claudia Hossfeld (vocals); Pierre Pouget (guitars); Cemal Kocas, Zekai Ipek (saz); An...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-29Tracks: Theme from the Swamps; Smoke and Mirrors; Calico; Brass Bed; True Believer; Swamps, The
Recording information: Brooklyn, NY; Kingston, New Paltz.
Widowspeak first made a name for themselves with their EPs, and Swamps shows they can still deliver an enticing handful of songs. Here,...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-29Tracks: And We Bake; Felt Up; Pack Ice; Never Tire of Looking at the Stars; Heathery Man; Bad Wiring; Threads; Spade; Sheen of Gold; All Sum Null
Artists: The Skeptics (Industrial)
The New Zealand post-industrial group formed in 1979 and throughout the '80s recorded for the Flying Nun label. The outsiders of the stable, the group was miles apart from the sophisticated pop the la...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-29Tracks: Affco; Crave; Feeling Bad; Agitator; Turnover; Motta, La; Notice; Rain; Luna; Crave
Artists: The Skeptics (Industrial)
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-10-15Tracks: Prominence; Stable; Forever; Honest; Thin; Expectation; Familiar; Complete; Lengths
Artists: Heavenly Beat
Recording information: Strange Weather Studios.
Arranger: Heavenly Beat.
Heavenly Beat's second album in as many years, 2013's Prominence is a well-crafted sequel that builds on the stre...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-09-17Tracks: Imperium; Eyesight; 1000 Years; In a Glass; Capote; Feeling Like This, A; No Shelter; Happy Days; Arrested; Trust Me
Lyricist: Charlie Hilton.
Personnel: Charlie Hilton (vocals).
Recording information: The Cave, Portland, OR.
Photographer: Anna Ignatenko.
Second albums are a sticky wicket...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-09-03Tracks: Sacred State, A; Flesh and Bone; Meditations; Ättestupa; Luminous; Rush; Wolves; Laughter Breaks the Silence; Blaze on the Hillside, A; Lay Us Down
Artists: Holograms (Sweden)
Personnel: Anton Spetze (vocals, guitar); Andreas Lagerström (vocals); Filip Spetze (synthesizer); Anton Strandberg (drums).
Recording information: Dustward Studio.
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-08-06Tracks: Romans; Everything's Fine; Margot; Playboys of the Western World; Weekenders; Painted Indian; Hold Me Now; Doomed and Cool; Ark of Life; Tides End
Recording information: New York, NY (2013).
After the departure of Amalie Bruun for Ex-Cops, Shaun Kilfoyle did some heavy retooling of Minks' music. Shaking off the college rock murk of By the...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-08-06Tracks: Long as the Sun; It's Not Enuogh; Burn It; Holy Crimes; End of the Line, The; Butterfly's Out Tonight; All You Need to Know; Find Me Always; Pull the Trigger; Daylight
Personnel: Brad Laner (vocals, guitar); Beth Thompson (vocals); Jim Goodall (drums, tapes).
Audio Mixer: Thom Monahan.
Recording information: Eichler Sound, Granada Hills, CA (05/2012-01...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-30Tracks: Draw(in)g to a (W)hole; I Wait Around; Bye Bye; Blue, The; Dunes; Someone; Home; Diamond Shine; Getting to You; Big Soft Punch; Big Cat; I Can See; Gem; Fish; Anything Could Happen; Flowers; Point Th...
Artists: The Clean
The Clean reunited in 1988 for a couple of concerts and followed with Vehicle in 1990, their first proper LP. Their pre-breakup material stands as their greatest achievement, but this slightly more po...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-30Tracks: Five Weet-Bix and Toast; Alien; Loving Time; Jaffa Boy; Bided; Joringel; Me Want Me Get Me Need Me Have Me Love; Michael Jones; Who Is the Silliest Rose?; Love; Wads of Pork Fat; Ain't Mutatin'; Batc...
Artists: Bird Nest Roys
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-16Tracks: Bored Teenager; Duck and Cover; Another Six Year Old; 60 Minutes; Bowling for Food; Soaps; True Lovers of Crime Anthem; Fish Sticks; Interlude; Haiti; Falwell Youth; Vegetables; America, America; Por...
Artists: Earth Dies Burning
Personnel: Ron Nachmann, Matt Karlsen (vocals, percussion); Kraig Grady (hammer dulcimer); Roger Silverware (Oberheim synthesizer); Jim Goodall (drums); Spencer Savage, Brad Laner (percussion).
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-07-16Tracks: Lenses; Tell Me; When I Look Into Your Eyes; No Turning Back; Hourglass; On a Cloud; In the Air; Interobserver
Artists: Soft Metals
Audio Mixers: Ian Hicks; Patricia Hall.
Photographers: Shaun Kardinal; Erin Frost.
The glamorous vibe Soft Metals exude on Lenses may or may not be due to Patricia Hall and Ian Hicks' mo...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-05-14Tracks: Body in Rainfall, The; Ocean Repeating (Big-Eyed Girl); On Guyot; Ride; Data World; Dancing Shell, A; Hachiko
Artists: Wild Nothing
Personnel: Jack Tatum (vocals, guitar, piano, synthesizer, percussion, drum programming).
Audio Mixer: Al Carson.
Recording information: Gary's Electric, Brooklyn, NY.
4 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-05-14Tracks: Renée (Who's Driving Your Car?); Holloway Person, A; Ghosts In Doorways; Autumn Cornfield, The; Please Don't Step On My Rainbow; Balloon Drop Shadow; Krugerrand Gladiators; Golden Age Saturday; ...
Artists: Cleaners from Venus
Liner Note Author: Martin Newell.
The home-recorded lo-fi cassettes of British pop weirdos the Cleaners from Venus seemed almost preordained to be obscured for decades before enough time had pa...continue...
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-04-09Artists: Bona Dish
1 CD / Captured Tracks / 2013-03-19Tracks: Suki and Me; Light Leave Your Eyes; Location; Time; Captivate; Fatal Delay; Lethargic
Artists: Alex Calder
Audio Mixer: Alex Calder.
Recording information: Montreal, Quebec.
Photographer: Ellery Lane.
Alex Calder's debut EP, Time, was recorded in his Montreal living room, with Calder p...continue...