1 CD / Important Records / 2015-05-26Tracks: Blackened Crystal - (with Daniel Thomas Freeman/Matthew Watson); A Walk Up Eldon Street/Hunting Through a Locked Door/Falcon (For Jay Ali)/Burning Fields III - (with Daniel Thomas Freeman/Matthew Wat...
Artists: Daniel Thomas Freeman/Matthew Watson
1 CD / Important Records / 2015-04-28Artists: J.D. Emmanuel
1 CD / Important Records / 2015-04-28Tracks: Silk Road, The; Shruti; Mary; Annica; Nibbana; Baptist, The
Artists: Kit Wilmans Fegradoe
1 CD / Important Records / 2015-02-17Tracks: Averoigne; Confetti; Failure's Flame; Nothing Ever After; Summoning Suns; Towa No Yume; Winter Flies
Artists: James Blackshaw
Lyricist: James Blackshaw.
Personnel: James Blackshaw (vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, organ, glockenspiel); Annie Nilsson, Kaoru Noda (vocals); Takuro Okada (pedal steel guitar, banjo); Charlo...continue...
3 CD / Important Records / 2015-01-20Tracks: Black; Blue + White; Together We Are One; Beneath the Silver Sun; Madrid; Reflection 1; Reflection 2
1 CD / Important Records / 2015-01-06Tracks: Untitled A; Untitled B; Untitled 1; Untitled 2; Untitled 3; Untitled 4
Artists: Maurizio Bianchi
1 CD / Important Records / 2015-01-06Artists: Kasper T. Toeplitz/Francisco López (Spanish Sound Artist)
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-12-16Tracks: Cirrocumulus; Cirrostratus; Stratus; Altocumulus; Cumulonimbus; Nimbostratus; Bortdragende Regnskyer
Artists: Jacob Kirkegaard/Else Marie Pade
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-10-28Tracks: First Fall Nights; Hospital; When Your Elders Are Tall; Racing Heart, A; Green Gold Violet; Gracious Host, A; Walk with Me; Cold Spring; Sirens Call; Sing a Fare Thee Well
Artists: Mary Byrne (Mark & Mary)/Mark Rogers (Mark & Mary)
Lyricist: Mary Byrne .
Personnel: Mary Byrne (vocals, acoustic guitar, baritone guitar, piano); Mark Rogers (vocals, electric guitar, lap steel guitar, resonator guitar, E-bow, mandolin, backgr...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-10-14Artists: Zurich
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-09-30Tracks: Triptych One [Version 1]; Triptych One [Version 2]; Triptych Two [Version 1]; Triptych Two [Version 2]; Triptych Three [Version 1]; Triptych Three [Version 2]; Triptych Four [Version 1]; Triptych Fou...
Artists: Aidan Baker
12 CD / Important Records / 2014-08-19Tracks: Time Perspectives; Mnemonics, Pt. 1; Mnemonics, Pt. 2; Mnemonics, Pt. 3; Mnemonics, Pt. 4; Mnemonics, Pt. 5; II of IV; III of IV; IV of IV; V of IV; III; Team and Desecrations Improvisation; Day I Di...
Artists: Pauline Oliveros (Composer)
Personnel: Pauline Oliveros (electronics, tapes).
Liner Note Authors: David W. Bernstein; Corey Arcangel; Alex Chechile; Ramon Sender-Barayon; Benjamin Ethan Tinker; Pauline Oliveros .
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-08-19Tracks: Duo for accordion & bandoneon with possible mynah bird obbligato; Wanderer, for accordion orchestra & solo accordion, The; Horse Sings From Cloud, for bandoneon
Artists: Pauline Oliveros (Composer)
Personnel: Pauline Oliveros (accordion, bandoneon); Julia Haines (accordion); David Tudor (bandoneon).
Liner Note Author: Pauline Oliveros ....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-08-19Tracks: Horse Sings From Cloud, for bandoneon; Rattlesnake Mountain, for accordion
Artists: Pauline Oliveros (Composer)
Pauline Oliveros is an accordionist and composer who resides in Kingston, New York. A central figure in post-war electronic art music, Oliveros is one of...continue...
Personnel: Pauline Oliveros (vocals, accordion); Pauline Oliveros .
Author: Pauline Oliveros .
The experimental accordionist and composer Pauline Oliveros performs two meditations combin...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-05-27Artists: Eleh
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-05-13Artists: Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O.
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-05-13Tracks: Nine Points, The; Perouse, La
Artists: Jeff Burch
Personnel: Tres Warren (electric guitar); Lianne Milward (violin, cello); Marcus Whale (tenor saxophone); Stephen James (drums, percussion).
Recording information: Classicx, Melbourne (04/2010)...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-05-13Tracks: Ostinato; What the Thunder Said; Route; Liebestod; Tacet; Hand Im Haar
Artists: Stefan Wesolowski
Personnel: Stefan Wesolowski (violin, viola, piano, electronics).
Audio Mixer: Piotr Emade Waglewski.
Recording information: Sopot (2011-2012); The Old Town Hall, The Academy Of Music, G...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-04-15Tracks: Mishima To Kuchibeni; Kouchuu No Wakai; Kyoushin; Getsumen No Tsume; Kocyuu, Shitatarazu; Haru No Hiza; Doddodril Blues; Man Machine
Artists: Gezan (Noise/metal)
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-04-15Tracks: First of Spring; Out Canning Factory Road; Worry Past Worry; Topeka Am; Dive For the Pearl (Cian's Tracksuit)
Artists: Steve Gunn/Mike Gangloff
Personnel: Steve Gunn (6-string guitar, 12-string guitar); Mike Gangloff (banjo, tanpura, gong).
Recording information: Studio 808A, Floyd County, VA (02/08/2013)....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-04-15Tracks: Maybe a Bird; Content to Reform; Draw Me Out; Not Afraid to Be Kind; Why Feel Alone?; Trophies; Heartloose; Sara
Artists: Diane Cluck
Coming up as part of the feverishly creative anti-folk scene that blossomed on New York's lower east side in the early 2000s, Diane Cluck represented the more inward looking of the often bratty, overl...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-04-15Tracks: New Country, The; Deep Gap; Down Off the Mountain; Old Names; Austin, Eureka and Ely; Trinity; Mojave; Furnace Creek; Embudo; Mesquite Shade; Happy Camp; Galax; Sinks and Rises; Hesitation Theme and ...
Artists: Marisa Anderson
Recording information: Parts & Service Dept., El Rancho, Portland, OR (2012-2013)....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2014-04-15Tracks: Drop Down; Night Before Last, The; First Light; In the Valley of the Sun; Clouds; Dream of Willie McTell, A; Rain is Coming, The; Electricity; Singing In Many Voices; Last Light; Nebulae; Golden Hour...
Artists: Marisa Anderson
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-11-26Tracks: My Beloved; Faster Than the Devil; Keeley; Thoroughbred; Wake; Dandelion Daze; Holiday Song; Roses, The; Wolves, The; Silence/Slain; Here It Lies
Artists: Emily Jane White
Personnel: Emily Jane White (vocals, guitar); Shawn Alpay (cello); Nick Ott (drums); Marissa Nadler (background vocals).
Audio Mixers: Emily Jane White; Wainwright Hewlett.
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-10-29Tracks: Fighting Sleep; Mannahatta; No Dreams; Purchase; Gathering the Elements; Rue De Montmorency; Fright, The; Outro
Photographer: Alexis Fleisig.
It makes sense that Brooklyn-based experimental composer Sarah Lipstate has a background in filmmaking. As Noveller, her processed-guitar landscapes took on the sa...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-09-10Tracks: Space Speed Suicide; Skilful Grinning Skull; Born Free Stone Free; Escape Horoscopes; Babe, I'm Gonna Reave You; In Search of Lost Divine Ark
Artists: Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O.
Personnel: Tsuyama Atsushi (vocals, flute, pipe); Makoto Kawabata (guitar, bouzouki, hurdy-gurdy, electric sitar); Tabata Mitsuru (guitar); Higashi Hiroshi (synthesizer); Shimura Koji (drums).
3 CD / Important Records / 2013-07-23Tracks: Adnos, Pt. 1; Adnos, Pt. 2; Adnos, Pt. 3; Adnos, Pt. 2; Adnos, Pt. 3
Artists: Eliane Radigue
Liner Note Author: Tom Johnson.
Photographer: Yves Arman....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-06-25Tracks: Svapiti
Artists: Born of Six
Personnel: Amelia Cuni (vocals).
Audio Mixer: Stefan Tiedje.
Editor: Werner Durand....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-06-18Tracks: White Mountain Return; Gnomi; Arche; Cave of Light: The Prima Materia; You Are a Dream Like Your Dreamer: The Dark Peace; Circular Ruins, The
Artists: Master Musicians of Bukkake
Personnel: Milky (vocals, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, synthesizer); B.R.A.D. (vocals, percussion); Don McQueevy (chant, acoustic guitar, electric 12-string guitar, Mellotron, percussion); Timm M...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-06-04Tracks: Wartult; Aurora; Avalanche; Anesthetic Depth; Icelight; Krault
Personnel: Vampillia (vocals, guitar, strings, piano, organ); Nadja (guitar, flute, drum machine)....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-04-29Tracks: Great Expanse, The; Sad, Snowy & Slick; Brutish; Promise Every Night; Lingual; Girl Everyone Loves, The; Hand, the Bush, The; Sharp Dressed Man Who Looks Like That, A; No One Likes You; Primary Bell,...
Artists: Sal Mineo (Band)
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-04-29Tracks: Station ID #1; More Flophouse Blues; Bed of Nails; Blank Sheet; Bad Sleep Well, The; Natural Courses; My Lot in Life; Underdog Cringe; Fact Facer, The; More Voodoo; Station ID #2; Aged Wine; Things o...
Artists: Holy Sons
Personnel: Jean-Luc Rompy (sampler).
Recording information: Asheville, NC (1995); Chapel Hill, NC (1995); Portland, OR (1995); Asheville, NC (1996-1997); Chapel Hill, NC (1996-1997); Portland, ...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-04-29Tracks: Apricot Brandy; Kriegsmaschinen, Fahrt Zur Holle: Komm Doch In Meine Fabrik/Sagt Der Personalchef/Kriegsmashinen Bau'n/Dafür Gibt's Das Meiste Geld; Wald
Artists: Günter Schickert
Personnel: Günter Schickert (vocals, guitar, trumpet, percussion).
Liner Note Author: Emil Amos.
Recording information: 06/1974-09/1974....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-04-23Tracks: Jo Ha Kyu; First Contact #4; First Contact #5
Artists: Gaspar Claus
Personnel: Gaspar Claus (cello); Kazuki Tomokawa (vocals, guitar); Kakushin Nishihara (vocals, satsuma-biwa); Eiko Ishibashi (vocals, piano, drums); Keiji Haino (vocals); Hiromichi Sakamoto (electric ...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2013-03-25Tracks: Tascheter; Venant; Satevis; Haftorang
Artists: Lubomyr Melnyk/James Blackshaw
Personnel: Lubomyr Melnyk (piano); James Blackshaw (12-string guitar).
Audio Mixer: John Hannon.
Recording information: Vortex Jazz Club (01/27/2012)....continue...
4 CD / Important Records / 2013-03-19Tracks: Twins Of Sun; Bass Oscillation; One's Double; Air; In The Direction Of The Night; G House Blues [Live KFJC Pit, September 1999]; Stimulant Night; My Blue Heaven; Fièvre; No Traveler Returns; Fal...
Artists: Overhang Party
Translator: Alan Cummings....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-11-20Tracks: Day of Pilgrimage, A; Dust; Bruise & Bite; Sun Clings to the Earth and There Is No Darkness, The; I Tell a Story of Bodies That Change
Artists: Aki Onda
Composer: Aki Onda.
Recording information: Fotofono, Brooklyn (2009-2011)....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-11-13Tracks: What??; What??
Artists: Folke Rabe
Liner Note Author: Folke Rabe.
What?? was composed in 1967 in the electronic music studio of Swedish Radio, and was originally released on the German new music label Wergo with Bo Anders Persso...continue...
3 CD / Important Records / 2012-11-13Tracks: W1sip/Operation Position; W1sip in the Sun; Brain Camp; Wires in the Woods; Prayer for Departure; Indictiva; Music for Jan Wilsgaard; Dawn Fade Dub; Dawn Fade for Serge Modular; Circle Two: Coastal R...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-11-06Tracks: Secret Photographs, Pt. 1: Black and White; Secret Photographs, Pt. 2: Colour; Secret Photographs, Pt. 3: Black and White
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-05-22Artists: A Qui avec Gabriel/Makoto Kawabata
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-05-22Tracks: Town Haul; Great Haul; Great Horned Howl; Growl Howl
Artists: Deep Listening Band
Liner Note Authors: Stuart Dempster; Pauline Oliveros .
Photographers: Gisela Gamper; Pauline Oliveros ....continue...
Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O./Acid Mothers Temple: Son of a Bitches Brew [Digipak]
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-05-22Artists: Acid Mothers Temple & the Melting Paraiso U.F.O./Acid Mothers Temple
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-04-24Tracks: Night of Pure Energy; Death is Eternal Bliss; Bright & Central As the Sun Itself; Measuring the Immeasurable
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-04-24Tracks: Love Is the Plan, The Plan Is Death; Her Smoke Rose Up Forever; And I Have Come Upon This Place by Lost Ways; Momentary Taste of Being, A; We Who Stole the Dream; Snows Are Melted, The Snows Are Gone...
Artists: James Blackshaw
Personnel: James Blackshaw (nylon-string guitar, grand piano, Hammond b-3 organ, vibraphone).
Audio Mixers: Andrew Hernandez; James Blackshaw.
Recording information: Soma Electronic Musi...continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-03-27Tracks: Section I; Section II; Section III; Section IV; Section V
Artists: Duane Pitre
Personnel: Duane Pitre (guitar, electronics); Shannon Fields (hammer dulcimer); Jesse Sparhawk (harp); Jim Altieri (violin); Jessie Marino (cello).
Audio Mixer: D. James Goodwin.
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-03-27Tracks: Self Portrait; Colder Than Thermite; Ripple; Tipsy Dance; Cat in the Rain; White Paper; Drops; End of Something, The; Finale; Fall Asleep
Personnel: Bea (vocals); Takahiro Kido (guitar, piano, Wurlitzer piano, organ, glockenspiel); Mio (harp); Junko Tabira (violin); Utaka Fujiwara (viola, Wurlitzer piano); Yuki Murata (pipe, piano, orga...continue...
2 CD / Important Records / 2012-02-28Tracks: Jornada del Muerto; Perichoresis; Spahn; Kriplyana (Melted & Refrozen Snow That Looks Blue in Early Morning); Autosomal [Version 2]; Kitsune (Fox Drone); Autosomal [Version 3]; Clinging to the Edge o...
Personnel: Aidan Baker (vocals, guitar, flute, drum machine); Leah Buckareff (vocals).
Photographer: Leah Buckareff....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-02-20Tracks: Gujri Todi: Beguna Guna Ga (Drut); Jhinjhoti Thumri: Piya Bin Nahin Avata Chain (Adatal); Gujri Todi Tarana: Dim Dara Dir Dir; Basant Khyal: Ab Maine Man Dekheri (Ektal); Basant Khyal Jalad: Phagava ...
Artists: Abdul Karim Khan
Personnel: Shankarrao Kapileshwari (harmonium); Shamsuddin Khan (tabla).
Liner Note Author: Ian Nagoski.
Recording information: Bombay (03/??/1934-12/22/1935)....continue...
1 CD / Important Records / 2012-01-24Tracks: Territory is an Animal; If Beauty is a Crime; 360; Limouzine; Magic 80; Porcupine; Faces; Varlden; Silk; One Day; Warrior
Artists: Mi and L'au
Personnel: Mira Romantschuk, Laurent Leclère (vocals, electronics).
Recording information: Abrigueiro Studios.
Photographer: Rafael Monzo Valls.
Mi (Mira) and L'au (Laurent) ...continue...