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Headlines

  • UK songwriter Jim Ghedi brings his fingerpicked folk stylings to the Dinked series, complete with a signed sleeve, risograph art print, linen sleeve, exclusive colour vinyl, lyric sheet & poem.
  • We’ve got three test pressings to give away from industrial hip hop trio clipping., psych folkers Loma & a signed one from Leeds kraut-post-punks Bushpilot. See our competitions page for more details.
  • Hand-Picked Pre-Orders. Ft. Young Marble Giants, Twelve Hour Foundation, Flaming Lips & more...

New music

  • Ty Segall resurrects his heavy-psych project Fuzz with a Steve Albini recorded album.
  • The latest from ex-West Brom player turned dance producer Actress comes in a magpie friendly shiny bag which looks like this.
  • Adrianne Lenker of Big Thief’s new solo double LP was recorded 100% analogue & comes with a double sided print.
  • John Frusciante steps out of his Trickfinger alias to release a corker of jungle/hardcore/breakbeat influenced electronica on Venetian Snares’ label.
  • Second release of 2020 of nostalgic, dream pop & post rock from epic45.
  • Damon Allbran is monkeying around once again with his Gorillaz.
  • Who woulda thought Bruce Springsteen is a huge fan of the Liam Neeson stinker ‘The Grey’...
  • Dance producer Ela Minus presents her debut of jazz & Columbian music inspired deep house.
  • Nils Frahm. The vinyl variants of the modern classical/ambient composer’s ‘Empty’ have landed.
  • Copies of Keaton Henson’s latest include a tote bag, poster & signed print whilst stock lasts.
  • This Is The Kit. Order Kate Stables’ new’un for the chance to win a test pressing & handwritten lyric sheet.
  • The Mountain Goats return with a collection of loose & spontaneous sounding indie folk.
  • Morbid doomsters Pallbearer have just been announced for Leeds’ extreme metal fest Damnation next year.
  • Experimental label Matière Mémoire bring the limited-edition goods from the likes of Charlemagne Palestine, Jim O’Rourke, Giuseppe Ielasi & more.
  • Indie folk songwriter Laura Veirs’ latest features spots from Jim James, Bill Frisell, Karl Blau & M. Ward.
  • Mali group Songhoy Blues capture their live energy with a rock-ier record than usual.
  • CHAI & Hinds. The Japanese group who’ve recently signed to Sub Pop team up with the Spanish indie quartet.
  • Icelandic goth-psych genre mashers Singapore Sling enjoy some Good Sick Fun.
  • Purveyors of warped noise rock Magik Markers come up with the scariest album title ever..
  • Sparkle Division. William Basinski’s latest embraces jazz, funk, disco & lounge. Yep, really!
  • Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Marcos Valle. Soul & hip hop production meets a Brazilian musical legend.
  • Indie folk songwriter Skullcrusher has a misleading name that’s for sure…
  • Leeds fuzzy-psychsters Magick Mountain release their debut record ‘Weird Feelings’.
  • Bartosz Dziadosz & Tomasz Mrenca’s eerie & cinematic collaboration sounds like a horror score.
  • Sparkle In Grey’s Matteo Uggeri’s latest mixes gorgeous post-rock & serene ambient.
  • Sweet-voiced reggae hero Horace Andy brings together many a dub cut.
  • Belgium has many an exceptional heavy band around right now & Brutus are one of them.
  • The third LP from indie/chillwave duo Palace Winter lands on Tambourhinoceros.
  • Dubstep/140 favourite Commodo is back with more bass-heavy system breakers.
  • US folkie Sam Amidon’s latest lands on blueberry vinyl. Mmmmmmmm….
  • Space rockers White Hill’s new one is inspired by the likes of Cab Voltaire & Einstürzende Neubauten.
  • From Manchester to Germany, A Certain Ratio take a trip to Berlin.
  • Rick Simpson fully reworks Radiohead’s ‘Kid A’ in a jazz style.

Re-issues

  • The Fall. The man whose Frenz Experiment expanded.
  • The debut from Yorkshire post-punk/dream pop group bdrmm gets a colour repress.
  • Prog-sludge metal favourites Baroness bring their first three to picture disc.
  • ‘Shades’ from Jean-Michel Basquiat’s Gray project gets a triple LP reissue.
  • Here’s a long-awaited reissue of Chapterhouse’s slept on second outing.
  • Stoner rock favourites Fu Manchu load two EPs together & throw in some garage-found extras.
  • Glaswegian chamber poppers The Bathers reissue a trio of records.
  • The Rocky Horror Picture Show’s Original Soundtrack celebrates its 45th year with a timely reissue.
  • I Am Kloot. Anyone know what this album is called?
  • Swedish stoner metallers Monolord bring their heavy riffs & ridiculous tones to colour wax & instrumental versions.
  • Portray Heads’ favourite of Japanese minimal synth returns to wax.
  • Counterculture cuckoo Ken Kesey is joined by straight-edge favourites The Grateful Dead here on ‘The Acid Test’.
  • Triple hit of one man black metal from USBM favourite Xasthur.
  • King Crimson. A box set fit for a (Crimson) king.
  • Beastie Boys. They’ve rebadged it you fool!
  • Finding Coil’s dizzyingly mammoth discography a bit daunting? Get onto this.
  • A Chavez favourite celebrates a quarter of a century with a remastered version.
  • Nicolas Jaar releases a 1LP version of a recent ambient-electronic cracker. 

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Jim Ghedi
Bartosz Dziadosz & Tomasz Mrenca
Matteo Uggeri
Rick Simpson
Various
A Certain Ratio
Chavez
Nils Frahm
Singapore Sling
White Hills
Sam Amidon
Bruce Springsteen
Gorillaz
Horace Andy
Coil
Commodo
Magick Mountain
Beastie Boys
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John Frusciante
The Bathers
The Bathers
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King Crimson
Xasthur
Xasthur
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Xasthur
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CHAI & Hinds
Ken Kesey
The Fall
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Portray Heads
Magik Markers
Keaton Henson
The Mountain Goats
epic45
Songhoy Blues
Laura Veirs
Brutus
Loma
Fuzz
Skullcrusher
Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad & Marcos Valle
Pallbearer
Sparkle Division
This Is The Kit
Palace Winter
bdrmm
Gray
Fu Manchu
Baroness
Baroness
Baroness
Chapterhouse
I Am Kloot