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New in: Wednesday 27th July 2016

Suicide
Suicide

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The Suicide self titled debut is an unique and powerful album especially for 1977. Though, you will find no electric guitars or drums here, Suicide comes off just as powerful. A reliance on synth was unique for the era but Suicide pull it off especially well, proving that punk was more about attitude and concern than aesthetic. In this, Suicide prove to many of their image focused contemporaries what makes punk is the attitude and thus become even more punk and dangerous. Suicide was a produc…view full details.

Peder Mannerfelt
Live At Berlin Atonal 2015

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The Berlin Atonal festival (housed in an former power-plant, the perfect location for heavy, industrially-tinged sounds) have started to release selected performances from last year’s event. Here we have extracts from the set of analogue-synth explorer Peder Mannerfelt, issuing a discourse on future sound via his EMS synth. 500 vinyl copies only!…view full details.

Iannis Xenakis
La Légende D'Eer

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Karlrecords have allowed Reinhold Friedl (main man in Zeitkratzer) to keep curate a series of major electroacoustic reissues for them: second up is a work by the almighty Iannis Xenakis. La Légende D’Eer is a huge piece of electronic sound, noisy and overwhelming and beautiful. Several different mixdowns and versions exist, but this is a new one, overseen by Rashad Becker. Crucial electronics!…view full details.

Delia Derbyshire and Elsa Stansfield
Circle Of Light – Original Electronic Soundtrack

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An absolutely essential purchase for any fans of BBC Radiophonic Orchestra/early day synth, this very rare soundtrack created in 1972 by legendary composer Delia Derbyshire (along with artist Elsa Stansfield) finally gets a re-issue on the ever inquisitive Trunk records. They came up with a mix of sound design, tape manipulation and natural environmental sounds for Anthony Roland's 1972 film about the slides of radical stills photographer Pamela Bone. …view full details.

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Twisted Ladder

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4-track hand-stamped white label 12" EP Working Nights. Edition of 200 copies

Maria Sabina
Mushroom Ceremony of the Mazatec Indians of Mexico

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Mushroom Ceremony of the Mazatec Indians of Mexico is a recording from 1956 by R. Gordon Wasson in Mexico of Maria Sabina, a Mexican curandera performing healing rituals. These rituals would require the participant to ingest psilocybin mushrooms, also known as magic mushrooms. The looping chant is an interesting and intimate look into another culture. Reissued as a cassette tape or vinyl LP in edition of 300 copies.  …view full details.

Joan La Barbara
Tapesongs

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7/10 according to our Robin

Bypassing any and all puns that can be made about tapes I’ll move swiftly into a declaration that ‘Tapesongs’ is a repress from the late ‘70s, when Joan La Barbara stood as pretty much one of the only people prominently utilising the tape as an object of song composition. That’s not to say these sound like songs as you know them -- rather, they sound like what we&r…view full details.

Salem's Pot
Pronounce This!

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You can’t really see the faces of Salem’s Pot under their masks on that sleeve art, but they can see you… It's the perfect image for this Swedish gang of splatter-horror movie obsessives: a spooky threat but with a rich undertow of campy fun. That vibe flows through the hard-acid-rock of Pronouce This!, a funtime throwback to heavy guitar times of old. On RidingEasy.…view full details.

Ex-Easter Island Head
Twenty-Two Strings

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8/10 according to our Robin

The trio known for banging guitars with mallets and generally doing the band thing wrong (but so right) are back here with an album for the experimental music fan cursed with a short attention span. Hi, that’s me. This record is an emphatic compression of their previous records, moving seamlessly between its shorter vignettes with striking percussive accents and tectonic volume-s…view full details.

David Chatton Barker & Ian Humberstone
Megalithic Monuments Volume I: Stanton Drew Stone Circle

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Mythological imprint Folklore Tapes continue their run of weird and beautiful releases based on indecipherable rhetoric, this one combining label post-grad Ian Humberstone and David Chatton Barker. This one was recorded at the Great Circle of Stanton Drew, a stone circle with particular connections to certain objects of the sky. The duo do such abstract folk things as one can expect from the label, as well a…view full details.

Soda Eaves
Murray, Darling

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8/10 according to our Clinton

Like the Pink Panther in that episode where he battled with the hairdryer I'm all Fluffed out this morning. This is the third LP on the reconstituted Fluff label that has arrived this morning and they are all worth telling you about. This time it's a full two sided album but in common with Emily Edrosa and Hideous Towns it c…view full details.

Emily Edrosa
EP

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8/10 according to our Clinton

Emily Edrosa is also the vocalist in Street Chant who have covered themselves in the glory with releases on Flying Nun of late. This solo work is different to the melodic NZ pop of that band being a more tattered and splintered but still has her pop nous intact. Everything is recorded in a trebly lo-fi manner and Emily's voice has a hissy androgyn…view full details.

Hideous Towns
EP

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8/10 according to our Clinton

The some might say legendary label Fluff (of Loughborough) had a reputation for putting out ace noise pop in the '90s (Hood, Boyracer, Liechenstein Girl) they then slinked off as labels do but are now once again putting out ace noise pop in very limited numbers.  This one sided LP from the magnificently named Hideous Towns c…view full details.

Night Beats
Power Child

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Psychedelic Indie-rock band Night Beats have recently released their third album, Who Sold My Generation through Heavenly Recordings after impressive UK shows. Power Child is taken from that album whilst the b-side Wolf is exclusive to this 7”. The band, who started life as a duo are originally from Texas, but moved to Seattle where they were initially picked up by Chicago label Trouble In Mind. …view full details.

Seazoo
Teeth

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Indie pop from Wales that is Very Nice. Seazoo seem to have inherited from Yo La Tengo that strong feeling that what we are hearing is just the sound of some close friends having a great deal of fun together. What more could one ask for? Teeth is 2 quick blasts of indie fun, with bits of organ and synth around the guitar-drums core. 7” as part of the Too Pure Singles Club.…view full details.

Neurosis
The Eye of Every Storm

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While it can take some getting used to for fans of Neurosis's heavier material, The Eye of Every Storm is worth the effort. These guys occupy their own little niche in the music world, composing multifaceted epics with an admirable disregard for what everyone else is doing. Neurosis's knack for jarring dynamics is still abundantly evident in "I Can See You" and the instrumental "Shelter," two pieces that start slowly and then kick into high gear for a searing heaviness that's all the more eff…view full details.

DM Stith
Pigeonheart

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DM Stith presents his first solo record in 7 years: a carefully-brewed record of songs for voice and electronics. Stith’s voice is slick and soulful, but his modular synth-heavy instrumental textures explore all sort of territory: it feels like they are only half shacked to the songs. Pigeonheart is an interesting one, out on Outset Recordings.…view full details.

The Districts
Telephone

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Debut full-length album from The Districts, who manage to write and record the whole thing before they even left high school! Nicely done guys. Telephone, from 2012, is an Americana-rock record driven by a rootsy guitar sound and full-bodied vocals that have an impressive amount of character for one so young. 9 tracks pressed to vinyl, with a download code for the full 13 included.…view full details.

Cliff Martinez
Neon Demon

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The films of Nicolas Winding Refn always need a slick-cool soundtrack, and sinister new picture Neon Demon is no exception. Cliff Martinez, who worked with Refn on the classic Drive, does the honours with some dark neon synthwork. This OST release also includes featured tracks by …view full details.

New Order
People On The High Line

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Here we have  12” white vinyl of the Claptone remix with a download code for the full remix package or a CD with that full package on it, including mixes by Claptone, Late Nite Tuff Guy, Hybrid, Planet Funk and Richard X. Enough to sink your teeth into there. The 7" has sold out sadly.    …view full details.

Solar Bears
Separate From The Arc - The Andrew Weatherall Remixes

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Material from Solar Bears recent album Advancement gets a good going-over from Andrew Weatherall, the hardy perennial producer for spacey-electronica in the indie world. Of course, Solar Bears were electronic to begin with, so Weatherall adds percussion and dark textures to Separate From The Arc until it reaches new heights. 12” on Sunday Best.…view full details.

Modest Mouse
Night On The Sun

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8/10 according to Jack (customer) on

These songs are from half of the Everywhere and His Nasty Parlour Tricks EP which is phenomenal. All tracks were recorded during the Moon and Antarctica sessions, which is my personal favourite album. Shortly following this was the release of Isaac Brock's side project Ugly Casanova's only album Sharpen Your Teeth, which is an absolutely amazing piece of work. The songs really grow on you like any other Modest Mouse record and you start to like every song till you've listened to it so much yo…view full details.

Purple
Bodacious

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Solid sophomore effort from this young power trio. Bodacious is more dynamic than their debut 409 and shows a range of styles / influences from rock, punk, funk, reggae and ska. Bodacious is a fantastic album especially if you like pop-punk with excellent drums and clever/cute lyrics. "Bliss" is the third cut on the album and is one of the catchiest, freshest songs I have heard in a long time. They remind me of music from the late seventies but with a modern gloss and the singer sure can can …view full details.

Kino Kimino
Bait Is For Sissies

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7/10 according to our Clinton

The main selling point here is the inclusion of two grizzled Sonic Youth veterans in Lee Ranaldo and former milky bar kid Steve Shelley but it's really all about singer songwriter the improbably named Kim Talon. The album is a quirky mix of oddball grunge pop songs with strange lyrics. For example, the opening 'Passion'…view full details.

New in: Tuesday 26th July 2016

Dubblestandart
Dub Realistic

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Dubblestandart are a long-running dub crew from Austria. They’ve deeply learned the lessons of the Jamaican originators though to be fair, with every sound swimming around in a cosy echo haze. It does feel a little odd to hear toasting in German though… Dub Realistic is out on Echo Beach.…view full details.

Tobias
Helium Sessions

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Helium Sessions is a deliberately gaseous set of tracks: Tobias planned to evoke the invisible creep of leaking gas when he sat down to craft this material. Although the music is often grounded by a solid beat-pulse (this is an Ostgut Ton release after all!), it does feel hard to pin down and somewhat oozy: everything is draped in a thick curtain of mysterious dub.…view full details.

Max Loderbauer + Jacek Sienkiewicz
Live At Berlin Atonal 2015

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The Berlin Atonal festival (housed in an former power-plant, the perfect location for heavy, industrially-tinged sounds) have started to release selected performances from last year’s event. Here we have the techno producer Jacek Sienkiewicz and synth-man Max Loderbauer operating together to make deep-reaching, thickly-textured drone. 500 vinyl copies only!…view full details.

Mercury Rev
Yerself Is Steam

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9/10 according to Jack (customer) on

After joining and leaving the Flaming Lips after just one album (the tremendous In A Priest Driven Ambulance), Jonathan Donoghue formed one of the other best bands of the 1990s, Mercury Rev. While containing elements similar to other revolutionary music, this album is a unique psychedelic vision with an early 90s underground sound. A mind-blowing psychedelic fantasia, taking listeners through ethereal, placid calm as well as mood-altering textures of raging guitar currents. This is psychedeli…view full details.

John Roberts
Plum

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New full-length album from producer John Roberts, his third. As ever, he gives his listeners club music with heart, the shuffling rhythms laced with sleek melodic lines and a thoughtful air. Just a little bit different from a lot of dancefloor material y’know? Plum is released as a vinyl LP on Roberts’ very own label, Brunette Editions.…view full details.

Lou Rhodes
theyesandeye

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8/10 according to our Robin

This record is a lot better than air conditioning. Floating into the CD player like a relieving breeze on this hottest and harshest of summer days, ‘theyesandeyes’ has won my heart. I’m not even going to acknowledge that slightly terrifying, pastoral-Godfather album cover -- this record is a lovely slice of ‘60s influenced folk rock that puts you in the shade and lets yo…view full details.

The Orb
Alpine Diskomiks – Sin In Space Pt.2

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A nice entry for the Orb and, like Moonbuilding, a return to their earlier (and legendary) sound. These tracks are a good deal more ambient, which isn't a bad thing, but don't quit hit the Fehlmann/Patterson sweet spot quite the way Moonbuilding did. Still, I'll take what I can get and welcome anything the Orb have to offer in the vein of their classic stuff. It's hard to keep up with The Orb, they released Moonbuilding 2703 AD just a year before this, and then this album. But that is good fo…view full details.

Cheena
Spend The Night With...

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8/10 according to our Robin

Look at these dang punks. Leaning on a slab of concrete. Reclining, if you will, in the dark of night. Yep, Cheena are a right bunch of whippersnappers; when they’re not on your darn lawn they play in garage bands like Hank Wood & the Hammerheads and hardcore outfits like Crazy Spirit. The missing piece of the puzzle is of course Margaret Chardiet, who raises eyebrows by ditching the …view full details.

Joanna Gruesome
Pretty Fucking Sick (Of It All)

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The first release from Welsh group Joanna Gruesome since the departure of their vocalist, Pretty Fucking Sick (Of it All) brings in a new vocalist and keys. The tune is about being pursued by intelligence operatives and set in Llangrannog in Wales (which is a lovely place actually). Some more good ol’ shouty punk rock from the group. 7” vinyl. Edition of 300.…view full details.

Shallows
Pale / House Of Love

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Summer-ready indie rock from this band of Liverpool strummers who have been holed up in a studio for the past 12 months readying this, their debut single. Expect anthemic big rock with driving melodies and emotional vocals. Limited 7" on their own label. Produced by Dave Sanderson (65 Days of Static/Reverend and the Makers). …view full details.

John Williams
Home Alone - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

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Featuring original music by John Williams, and original artwork by illustrator Andrew Kolb, Mondo proudly presents this beautiful 25th anniversary edition of the soundtrack to the 1990 John Hughes classic ‘Home Alone’. The LP includes christmas favourites such as ‘White Christmas’, ‘I'll be Home For Christmas’ and ‘Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas’ as well as some hidden gems such as ‘Follow That Kid’ and ‘Scammed By A Ki…view full details.

The Cobra Lamps
The Cobra Lamps EP

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Barrie Cadogan leads Little Barrie, and has also played guitar sideman to acts like Morrissey, Primal Scream and Edwyn Collins. The man knows his rock music, and now he’s doing it on his own for the first time, as The Cobra Lamps. This debut EP finds Barrie trying on some new styles on a slightly different axis to most of his other work. Out on Anton Newcombe…view full details.

Hedvig Mollestad Trio
Evil In Oslo

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Hedvig Mollestad Trio are led by Hedvig Mollestad (surprise surprise), who is properly trained in jazz music: here though, she leads her trio into darkly funky territory that is more influenced by heavy psychedelic rock, somewhere her gnarly guitar chops sit very comfortably. Evil In Oslo is a live document spread over 2 LPs, on Rune Grammofon.…view full details.

The Avalanches
Wildflower

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8/10 according to The Doc (customer) on

I have to admit I felt like a right old bugger when I realised it was sixteen years since their debut release Since I Left You, as I remember absolutely caning it in my uni days and I hadn't realised it had been so long. Anyone who's ever heard the first record will have a fairly good idea what to expect here - there's a beguiling mix of deep disco grooves and hip-hop beats, coupled with more samples that you can shake a stick at and a big dollop of bona fide lunacy thrown in for good measure…view full details.

Mendrugo
More Amor

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Mendrugo is a collaboration between American singer/songwriter Josephine Foster and brothers Victor and Jose Luis Herrero,'Hermanos Herrero' from The Victor Herrero Band. Using Andalusian musical tradition as their starting point on More Amor, the trio create a unique celebration of song with verve and flair. …view full details.

Ploy
Iron Lungs EP

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Fresh young producer Ploy constructs some radical structures for the dancefloor on the Iron Lungs EP, ignoring convention in favour of following his own inventive instincts. He does some wild pitch-shifting on some finely-textured percussion samples, and is perfectly comfortable air-dropping a wall of breaks into a previously sparse track. Very interesting stuff; one to watch right here.…view full details.

Orphan Swords
Weehawken EP

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Orphan Swords last release was as part of the Dark Acid V compilation, and that's as good a descriptor as any for their music. Their thick electro murk does deserve a fuller exploration though, so this Weehawken EP should be welcomed. The duo get into some low-slung club-rumbling beats here, with an attractive edge of menace to it all. 12” vinyl, out on Clan Destine.…view full details.

Sugar Candy Mountain
666

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Get old-school psyched with Sugar Candy Mountain, an LA group featuring former solo artist Ash Reiter and Jason Quever (Papercuts), who also produces. 666 is their second record, a good and warm melodic ride through some relaxed old California Valley vibes. Not much of The Beast here though. Out on Joyful Noise.…view full details.

Monarch
Two Isles

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Monarch have been hanging out in sunny San Diego for so long now that they can’t help but sound lounged-out and relaxed. Their debut album Two Isles is a psych-tinged, slightly-stoned rock record that feels in no hurry to go anywhere too soon: each song is comfortable just doing it’s cool groovy thing. It’s enough to make you jealous of all these Californians… On El Paraiso Records.…view full details.

The Bevis Frond
London Stone

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8/10 according to Jack (customer) on

This killed the American contract deal with Reckless in the early 90's? Their loss! A great era for BF (next after New River Head) and Nick is in high form most definitely. The songs are sometimes long but the ideas flow/develop nicely - like circular breathing. The lead guitar just pummels you in so many areas. One of the great hidden rock albums of the past few decades (as are many of Bevis Frond's), especially if you like acid-rock and psychedelic rock/pop. Nick's music hits hard and cuts …view full details.

The Bevis Frond
Any Gas Faster

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The songs on this album are all heady acid-rock fun. An interlocking maze of melody and reflective themes are coloured with head-blasting guitar lead tone, power trio rhythm section dynamics, and analogue old-school effects we all used to know and love (from what I presume to be his large vintage collection). Nick even plays old organs, often Vox, to help create that old-school space rock psychedelic feel. When you realise all of the parts he plays you will be amazed - some albums and some so…view full details.

The Bevis Frond
New River Head

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This 1991 set is certainly one of Bevis Frond's earliest masterpieces. Mixing his love and mastery of psychedelic electricity and melodic folk rock, with a brilliantly original song-writing vision and heartfelt enthusiasm. Nick Saloman is an emotionally generous songwriter; he shares his dreams and inventions with a warmth that feels like an old friend. An essential addition to your Frondian collection. Thank you very much Nick Saloman and The Bevis Frond for all of your excellent and fun mus…view full details.

Endgame
Flesh EP

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Endgame has fingers in a number of London underground club culture pies, so he’s perfectly placed to drop unusual killer tracks like these. The Flesh EP mixes grime and drill styles with a bit of South American influence, resulting in heavyweight rollers with a wonderfully uneasy atmosphere. Guest MCing on one track from Organ Tapes. 12” on Hyperdub.…view full details.

Yaws
DOUBT

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Debut release from producer Yaws: in fact DOUBT is also the debut release for the label, Purely Physical. These 4 tracks seem somewhat informed by the slightly-too-slow sounds of Andy Stott, except that Yaws pulls back slightly on the delay / decay front. Meaty, textural club sounds all the same. Edition of 300 12”s.…view full details.

Pessimist
Balaklava

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Bristolian drum and bass producer Pessimist plays on the ice cold tone of his namesake. Balaklava being a stark and minimal piece that spreads itself between dark garage, slick drum and bass minimalism and drone dub. Orphic raising the sense of futurist fear with swarming electronic pulses and almost tribal subs pounding. For fans of Felix K, Regis. …view full details.


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