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This Week’s Stuff:

  • There’s a new Yo La Tengo album due. Record Store Clerks everywhere rejoice!
  • No obvious Album of the Week. Shall we even bother? Ok Shopping’s pretty good.

We bring you the first Weekly Update not written in sub-zero temperatures as our new heaters start to take charge. Who knew that you could just buy a heater and it would heat the room up? Next up we’ll get working internet.

Here’s all this week’s stuff and the big hitters are starting to squeak out ….

Music for 2018…..

Music from 1981 onwards…..

Ant’s Electronic Round-up:
Twitch the curtains Roger, there’s dark techno pumping out of the end of the cul-de-sac.

  • Superb GRM style electroacoustic album from Lumisokea’s Koenraad Ecker.
  • Fever Ray / Roll The Dice producer Peder Mannerfelt renders his vision of abstracted techno with a 6-track EP on his own imprint.
  • Ace disaffected, pessimistic, paranoid gloom tape from Sue Zuki of LAPS and Organs Of Love.
  • Leslie Winer & Jay Glass Dubs mash it up on Bokeh Versions.
  • Cinematic inspired electronica from Hanz on Tri Angle.
  • Laraaji ‘Vision Songs Vol. 1’ new age ambient tranquilizers from 1984 reissued.
  • Otim Alpha’s ‘Gulu City Anthems’ party bangers make their way onto vinyl for the first time via Nyege Nyege Tapes.
  • Archivist & Fugal slammer on BleeD incl. Acronym remix.
  • Latin house grooves and broken beat cuts from K15 on Eglo.
  • Serendip Lab compile a bunch of R.S. Pearson’s 80s recordings.
  • Lauer / The Golden Filter split one in half.
  • Second volume of Rutger Zuydervelt’s (Machinefabriek) ‘Astroneer’ video game soundtrack.
  • IVVVO explores depression, social anxiety and fear on ‘Prince Of Grunge’.
  • Synth module company Make Noise’s label drop a clear vinyl 12” from Los Angeles artist Bana Haffar.
  • The Caretaker's 'Everywhere At The End Of Time' Stage 2 re-pressed.
  • Metro Area 15th Anniversary remastered 3LP back in stock.

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Featured albums

Yo La Tengo
R.S. Pearson
Leslie Winer & Jay Glass Dubs
Peder Mannerfelt
Otim Alpha
Koenraad Ecker
Sue Zuki
Archivist & Fugal
Moon Duo
Rutger Zuydervelt
Bana Haffar
Lauer / The Golden Filter
The Shins
Nicklas Sørensen
Half Japanese
Circuit Breaker
Marisa Anderson
Television Personalities
Gary Numan
Fleetwood Mac
They Might Be Giants
Pretty Lightning
First Aid Kit
Xylouris White
The Go! Team
Belle and Sebastian
Glen Hansard
Metro Area
Bonny Doon
The Caretaker
Australian Testing Labs
Happy Meals
Napalm Death
Hot Snakes