Weekly Update New Order, Gorillaz, Everything Everything, Yumiko Morioka.
Kraftwerk, Jesu, I Like Trains Competition, PJ Harvey, Doves, Uniform, Meitei, Philip Glass, Richard & Linda Thompson, Sam Prekop, The Go! Team, Digable Planets.
- Album of the Week. Yumiko Morioka’s curio of Japanese ambient finally gets a widespread release after finding fame unexpectedly online.
- We’ve added a load of upcoming records from Jesu, Gorillaz, Kraftwerk, Hey Colossus, New Order, Matt Berninger & more.
- Our Competitions Page has just been launched, featuring all our current giveaways. Head there now to find details on our I Like Trains test pressing comp!
- Head to our socials at 4pm to see who’s next in line for a Dinked Edition...
- Weekly Playlist. Spotify & YouTube bring you a bunch of staff-picked classics & new favourites.
- Everything Everything in its right place. New’un from the Manchester based smart guitar poppers.
- It’s been eleven years since the last Doves record & now they’re back alright.
- Hard-hitting NYC industrial rockers Uniform follow their ace collab with The Body.
- The colour Flaming Lips have sold out, but the black variant will be up for order soon.
- The Blue Note Re:Imagined series continues with a limited split single from Jordan Rakei / Alfa Mist.
- Toro y Moi & Tony Ferraro are Tony Peppers on this double soundtrack single to a film they made.
- Mong Tong. Deep dive into Taiwenese folklore from psych label Guruguru Brain.
- Black Twig Pickers & House And Land Sally Anne Morgan has a new solo one out.
- From eating cake at the sea to writing nice synth jams, Sam Prekop returns.
- We’ve got two limited CDs in from Dutch ambient/experimental musician Michel Banabila.
- Sample-heavy indie poppers The Go! Team have got a fresh & fun limited single out.
- The themed Ennio Morricone compilations continue with a lounge deep dive.
- Cali indie quartet The Delta Spirit end a six year hiatus.
- New one of left-field folk from Joanne Robertson on Dean Blunt’s World Music imprint.
- Hannah Georgas’ latest is of bewitching, electronic-tinged country-folk.
- Limited 5-track EP of psych with a hand-pasted sleeve from Dimorphodons.
- Mammal Hands. Take a look at these jazz hands. New record of classical, electronic influenced jazz.
- Catherine Watine returns with her serene & minimal piano pieces.
- PJ Harvey’s incredible third album lands back on vinyl, alongside its previously unreleased demos.
- Fans of the serene ambient & minimalism of Keith Kenniff rejoice, a pair of Helios & Goldmund records are here.
- Meitei / 冥丁. Gorgeous & serene ambient inspired by Japanese folklore.
- The last few of the Yellow Swans favourite of noise, drone & ambient remain.
- Reach for this classic hip hop staple from Digable Planets.
- We’ve got loads of Richard & Linda Thompson for you.
- Philip Glass’ ‘Satyagraha’ gets pressed up as a triple LP deluxe box set.
- We love (Sandy) Alex G & we love this record.
- The Maytals. Get well soon Toots!
- Shocking Pinks. This one from the one-time DFA signed group got a 9/10 back in’t day.
- The Spoon reissue series continues with three more records.
Ant’s Electronic Round Up
- Matmos 3 hour/3CD mash up of 99 musicians playing at 99bpm.
- Lucrecia Dalt sounds like a conduit for higher forces via possessed/processed vocals and electronics on RVNG Intl.
- Staalplaat continue to mine and vinylize the relentless Muslimgauze vaults.
- Limited Kelly Lee Owens 'Melt!' white label 12" incl. Coby Sey remix.
- REQ & Smudge B-boy-tronix headnodders on Seagrave incl. ace remixes from ETCH and skammers The Fear Ratio.
- NYZ’s demented MANIAC cellular automata sequencer spews out berserk circuit sizzlers after gobbling up some rare Buchla gear at Mills College.
- Rod Modell re-shapes the sounds of Marit Wolters sculptures. CD edition of 300.
- Slammin' dancehall/techno hybrids from Laksa.
- Haunting, melancholy soundscapes from Siavash Amini.
- A Lily's analogue synthesis/ambient balances light and dark and finds harmony in sadness. Limited tape on Bytes.
- Deliciously hyperactive Gooooose & DJ Scotch Egg record on SVBCVLT.
- Warm, lush, enchanting kosmische from Richard Norris.
- Colin Potter (NWW), Alessio Natalizia (Not Waving), and Guido Zen return as Potter Natalizia Zen with a unique, psychedelic LP with the Berimbau at its core.
- Premium party fuel from Blacksea Não Maya on Príncipe w/ hand-painted art.
- Phew meditates on surviving this cruel world. Arresting LP + zine on Disciples.
- Finally! Kleistwahr 'This World Is Not My Home / Over Your Heads Forever' 2LP set!!!
- Hypnotic mechanical rhythms and spectral voices from Tolouse Low Trax.
- Drifting, ancient/cosmic/devotional trance voyage from X.Y.R. on Not Not Fun.
- Francesco Cavaliere & Spencer Clark invoke various Etruscan deities as Etrusca 3D.
- Conceptual sound art and magical realism from claire rousay.
- Conrad Schnitzler's sought after alien disco freaker 'Auf dem schwarzen Kanal' reissued.
- Hefty re-up on Dopplereffekt's records on Leisure System. All pure class.
- +++ Reece Cox LP on iDEAL, Michel Banabila CDs on StealthRec, Lisa Lerkenfeldt LP on Shelter Press, +++
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Words: Ant & Tom.
Work: Ian, Nathon, Phil, Daoud, Jamie, Will, Sam, Tom H., Ali & Fred.
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