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Artist: 1%ER
Title: Denier
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
Hand-numbered edition of 15. C60. 1%er is Andrew Coltrane and Knox Mitchell.

Artist: 1%ER
Title: Short Fuse
Format: Cass
Label: Green Records & Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
Hand-numbered edition of 14.September 2016 co-release with Hermitage Tapes. 1%er is Andrew Coltrane and Knox Mitchell.

Artist: ALVARIUS B
Title: With a Beaker on the Burner and an Otter in the Oven
Format: Double CD
Label: Abduction
Country: USA
Price: $16.00
"Alvarius B. on the two-CD version of With a Beaker on the Burner and an Otter in the Oven: "This is my brand new 35 song, two-CD set which is also being released via three single LPs. If you really want to know more about the music, search for the LP version descriptions online (Im sure they were copy/pasted across many websites) where youll discover a treasure of valuable assessments contained within. This two-CD edition is primarily being made available to facilitate 41 of my 133 fans who will be thrilled that it comes out on Compact Disc -- and at an affordable price in comparison to what buying all three LPs would cost. I think I pressed at least 172 copies of this two-CD so there is room for another 39 fans to climb aboard my champion ship. I keep hearing that many of the CDs youve acquired in the past dont work anymore. CDs are supposed to rot, scratch and die after a few years and have therefore become a flawed medium. Sounds more like a pragmatic description of humanity to me. But I have thousands of CDs. Some are commercially manufactured discs and the rest are CDRs and every single one of them works. Yep, I hired a bearded guy from New Hampshire to check them all and many are 10, 15, or 20 years old. But my mother always told me I was blessed. Or perhaps I have a magic CD player? But people used to say the same about cassettes and now tapes are the cats fuckin meow. In fact, I know a record store owner who recently sold an entire car full of cassettes. So dont bring your CDs when you jump aboard Julijonas Urbonas suicide roller coaster (which hopefully gets built soon in order to facilitate plenty of you imbeciles) -- leave them behind for others to enjoy. Getting back to my new album, go find my sampler on YouTube if you want to know what it sounds like. Its better than your new album, thats for sure. Maybe Ill have to do a cassette version of this record in the future so that I can write another one of these fuckin promotional sheets." Two-CD version comes in a digipak and collects all 35 tracks on the three LP volumes; Includes a 24-page booklet with artwork and with all lyrics and credits." - Abduction.

Artist: CIANI, SUZANNE
Title: Buchla Concerts 1975
Format: LP
Label: Finders Keepers
Country: UK
Price: $28.00
Re-pressed. "The lost synth manifesto that could have changed the course of electronic music history by the first lady of modular synth history, Suzanne Ciani. Buchla Concerts 1975 is an archival project that not only redefines musical history but boasts genuine claim to such overused buzzwords as pioneering, maverick, experimental, groundbreaking, and esoteric, while questioning social politics and the evolution of music technology as weve come to understand it. To describe this record as a game-changer is an understatement. This record represents a musical revolution, a scientific benchmark, and a trophy in the cabinet of counterculture creativity. This record is a triumphant yardstick in the synthesizer space race and the untold story of the first woman on the proverbial moon. While pondering the early accolades of this record its daunting to learn that this record was in fact not a record at all . . . it was a manifesto and a gateway to a new world that somehow never quite opened. In 1975, Suzanne Ciani was a 29-year-old employee of the Buchla modular synthesizer company, San Franciscos neck-and-neck contender with New Yorks Moog. If the unfamiliar, modernistic, melodic pulses, tones, and harmonics found on this 1975 live presentation/grant application/educational demonstration had been placed in a phonographic context, they would have provided nothing short of an entirely different, feminine take on the experimental records of Morton Subotnick and proved to a small, judgmental audience and jury the true versatility of one of the most radical and idiosyncratic musical instruments of the 20th century. In denouncing her own precocious, polymathematic past in a bid to persuade the world to sing from a new hymn sheet, Suzanne Ciani created a byproduct of never-before-heard music that would render the pigeonholes "ambient" and "futuristic" utterly inadequate. These recordings have not been heard since then. Needless to say, this record, finally commanding the archival format of choice, was not the last "first" that this hugely important composer would gift to society and the future, in a wide range of exciting, evolving creative disciplines in the worlds of synth design, advertising, and film composition. You have found a holy grail of electronic music and a female musical pioneer who was too proactive to take the trophies. You cant write history when you are too busy making it. With fresh ink in the bottomless well, lets start at the beginning. Again. You are invited." - Finders Keepers.

Artist: CRAZY DOBERMAN
Title: Live Fall 2017
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
"Late September 2017 recordings of this tripped out Indiana collective who has been currently and frequently raising hell around the midwest. Sets from Psy Jazz Night #6, Michigan State University Japanese Gardens, and a late night apartment recording. Featuring the core trio of Drew Davis, Tim Gick, and John Olson, plus appearances from Sam Hooker, Alicia Warning, and Knox Mitchell. Edition of 60 copies, double sided color art." - Easy Listening.

Artist: DEAD MOON
Title: Strange Pray Tell
Format: LP
Label: Mississippi
Country: USA
Price: $14.00
2018 re-press. "One of Dead Moons all time classics, filled with some of their catchiest and most rousing songs. Rockers of the highest caliber such as Destination X, Fire in the Western World, and Dont Look Back as well as perfect ballads such as You Cant Do That and Out in the Blues. An utter masterpiece of psychedelic rock straight from the heart." -Mississippi.

Artist: DILLOWAY, AARON
Title: Dementia
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
"Tape reissue of a crucial and hard to find recording from the tape manipulation master, initially released on Hanson Records in 2006. A complete maelstrom of hiss. Professionally duplicated and imprinted chrome tapes, double sided color art. Limited to 130 copies." - Easy Listening.

Artist: GAUSSIAN CURVE
Title: The Distance
Format: LP
Label: Music From Memory
Country: Netherlands
Price: $25.00
2018 re-press. "In the spring of 2016, Gigi Masin, Jonny Nash, and Marco Sterk got together in the studio for the first time since they recorded Clouds (MFM 004LP, 2014), the critically acclaimed debut album from their Gaussian Curve project. By the time they reconvened in Sterks new studio in Amsterdam, a stones throw away from the temporary, second-floor space where they recorded Clouds, much had changed. When they first got together in March 2014, it was for a spontaneous, weekend-long exploration of shared musical passions. They were merely three new friends expressing themselves, and having fun in the process. By the time they got together again last year, the album they recorded on that famous weekend had taken on a life of its own. To their surprise and delight, Clouds had become one of the most admired ambient albums of the 21st century. Theyd initially reconvened in the studio to rehearse for their first live performances. It soon became clear that all three members were brimming with ideas for new Gaussian Curve material. Over the four days that followed, and fueled by the same spontaneous working method that drove Clouds, a new album began to take shape. Although their methodology remained the same, the inspirations were different. Whereas Clouds was intimate by design, The Distance reflects more on spaciousness, distance, and time. It is instantly recognizable as a Gaussian Curve record, but feels different in scope and tone. The Distance is a different musical beast to its predecessor, but shares the same timeless, emotion‐rich feel that made Clouds such a hit. Still, the fundamental ingredients remain the same: Masins masterly piano and synthesizer work, Nashs blissful, meandering guitar, and Sterks synths, drum machines, and production. The Distance is an album brimming with fresh ideas, and more complex musical arrangements. Its the sound of three confident collaborators crafting magical musical moments in their own unique way. This expansive new approach can be heard on "T.O.R.", where Nashs haunting trumpet and hazy guitars wrap themselves around the kind of hypnotic piano and synth patterns that were once the preserve of American minimalist composers, in the gently breezy positivity of "Four For You", and in the loved-up chord progressions and bubbly electronic beats of "Breathe". Close your eyes, and youll also hear it amongst the sunrise shuffle of "The Distance", Masins hushed vocals on "Another Place", and within the kosmische-influenced sensuality of "Ceremony"." - Music From Memory.

Artist: HUNTING LODGE
Title: Unearthed + Son of Will
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $10.00
"Physical release of 1982 archival recording "Unearthed", Hunting Lodges recent Silent Records digital release, backed with "Son Of Will" - a side of previously unreleased and rare material recorded in 1983 during the sessions that produced the Will album. This tape marks the return of S/M Operations, 30+ years after dissolution. Professionally duplicated tapes, double sided art. One time limited edition of 150 copies. Released in cooperation with Easy Listening and Silent Records." - Easy Listening. "For 35 years, UNEARTHED was a TDK AD-X 60 minute cassette tape buried in my archives.The cover was labeled "Korg solo stuff 82 – 83 in my handwriting. Side A of the tape itself read Skott Rushe Solo w/ L.C.Diehl producing Dobly no in Lons handwriting. This shows how early it was in our friendship - he didnt know how to spell my last name and to be honest, I dont think I knew how to spell Diehl. My memories of those days are hazy but Im certain this was recorded in Lons first apartment in Port Huron. The same place where the foundation of Sounds Like A Picture was recorded as well as Banishing Dirge. The same place where Lon called me late one night to say he had the new Despair video from SPK and I immediately rushed over with BK Whoppers 
and 40s. It was also the crash pad after countless pitchers of beer at Roche Bar honing our world domination plans. Im also 100 per cent certain that this session was an alcohol fueled midnight experiment, mixing cigarettes, booze and synthesizers into some kind of industrial strength muck. Feeding my Korg MS20 synthesizer into Lons harmonizer and Korg Stage Echo machines, Lon doing his best industrial Lee Scratch Perry to my best Maurizio Bianchi. So here it is, UNEARTHED, in all its glory, the closest you may ever get to a pure Hunting Lodge "noise" piece, vintage 1982. - Richard Skott 2017.

Artist: INTERNATIONAL HARVESTER
Title: Remains
Format: 5 LP Box Set
Label: Silence
Country: Sweden
Price: $151.00
Re-pressed. "Silence present a five-LP box set featuring International Harvester titled Remains. The box contains their debut album from 1968 Sov Gott Rose-Marie and Hemåt from 1969, along with three full bonus albums with live material dating from 1967-1969. It also includes a poster, lots of pictures, and a long interview with member Thomas Tidholm made by Mats Eriksson Dunér. 180 gram black vinyl; Edition of 1000.

International Harvester emanated from Pärson Sound and later became Träd, Gräs och Stenar ("Trees, Grass and Stones"). Member Thomas Tidholm on the recordings: "We talked about making the music stop and stand perfectly still. And that did happen sometimes. We never let go of the drone. We hardly made any key changes and never changed chords." Thomas Tidholm and Anders Lind, the engineer for the early albums, have listened to two cases full of live recordings from 1967 to 1969. After editing them, Anders has restored and mastered the live material from the old cassette tapes and for the two original albums -- original analog master tapes have been used. Digitally transferred at 96 khz/24 bits and gently remastered by Anders Lind." - Silence.

Artist: LOWMAN, LEON
Title: Liquid Diamonds
Format: LP
Label: Music From Memory
Country: Netherlands
Price: $20.00
2018 re-press. "Following on from co-compiling one of 2012s best-received compilations Into the Light: A Journey into Greek Electronic Music, new Amsterdam-based record label Music From Memory sets sail with a compilation of lo-fi beach funk and lazy synth jams from the Rhode Island keyboardist and ocean-loving Leon Lowman. As well as a devoted painter and East Coast surfer, the synthesizer-loving Lowman privately released two albums Syntheseas (1980) and its follow-up cassette-only Sound Horizon (1982). Something of a homage to his love of the local seashore and the women he was trying to woo there, the albums also express Leons pure love of the sound of the synthesizer and reflect his unique melodic wanderings. With Leons albums meeting little commercial success at the time of their release, both albums have in recent years become highly sought-after. Along with previously-unreleased material from the time, Liquid Diamonds highlights Leon Lowmans unique blend of lo-fi synth-funk and surf ambience." - Music From Memory.

Artist: LUCIER, ALVIN
Title: Criss-Cross / Hanover
Format: LP
Label: Black Truffle
Country: Australia
Price: $28.00
Limited re-press. "Black Truffle present the premier recordings of two recent works by legendary American experimental composer Alvin Lucier. Lucier has been crafting elegant explorations of the behavior of sound in physical space since the 1960s and is perhaps best known for his 1970 piece I Am Sitting In a Room (LCD 1013CD). He has written a remarkable catalog of instrumental works that focus on phenomena produced by the interference between closely tuned pitches, often using pure electronic tones produced by oscillators in combination with single instruments. Demonstrating the restless creative drive of an artist now in his 80s, the two recent works presented here both feature the electric guitar, an instrument Lucier has just recently begun to explore. In "Criss-Cross", Luciers first composition for electric guitars, two guitarists using e-bows sweep slowly up and down a single semitone, beginning at opposite ends of the pitch range. The piece exemplifyies Luciers desire not to "compose" in the conventional sense, but rather to eliminate everything that "distracts from the acoustical unfolding of the idea". In this immaculately controlled performance of "Criss-Cross" by Oren Ambarchiand Stephen OMalley, for whom the piece was written in 2013, a seemingly simple idea creates a rich array of sonic effects -- not simply beating patterns, which gradually slow down as the two tones reach unison and accelerate as they move further apart, but also the remarkable phenomenon of sound waves spinning in elliptical patterns through space between the two guitar amps. In the comparatively lush "Hanover", Lucier draws inspiration from the photograph on the cover, an image of the Dartmouth Jazz Band taken in 1918 featuring Luciers father on violin. Using the instrumentation present in the photograph, Lucier creates an unearthly sound world of sliding tones from violin, alto and tenor saxophones, piano, vibraphone (bowed), and three electric guitars (which take the place of the banjos present in the photograph). Waves of slow glissandi create thick, complex beating patterns, gently punctuated by repeated single notes from the piano. The result is a piece that is simultaneously both unperturbably calm and constantly in motion. LP design by Stephen OMalley; Includes inner sleeve with a portrait of Alvin Lucier by Kris Serafin. "Criss-Cross" recorded at Studios Ina GRM, Paris by Francois Bonnet and mixed by Alvin Lucier. "Hanover" recorded in Zurich and mixed by Alvin Lucier. Mastered and cut by Rashad Beckerat Dubplates & Mastering, Berlin." - Black Truffle.

Artist: MUSCI, ROBERTO
Title: Tower Of Silence
Format: Double LP
Label: Music From Memory
Country: Netherlands
Price: $31.00
2018 re-press. "Music From Memory present Tower Of Silence from Roberto Musci. Traveling extensively across Asia and Africa between 1974 and 1985 to study music, Roberto made many field recordings and collected many instruments on his travels which he would then combine with synthesizers and electronics back in Italy." - Music From Memory.

Artist: NAUTICAL ALMANAC
Title: Imaginati Make the Difference
Format: Cass
Label: Green Records & Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
"Three 2012 lathe cuts and a live radio interview featuring Weyes Blood. Double sided xerox art." - Green Records & Tapes.

Artist: NAUTICAL ALMANAC
Title: Imaginati Make the Difference
Format: Cass
Label: Green Records & Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
"Three 2012 lathe cuts and a live radio interview featuring Weyes Blood. Double sided xerox art." - Green Records & Tapes.

Artist: PARKER/DEREK BAILEY/HAN BENNINK, EVAN
Title: The Topography of the Lungs
Format: LP
Label: Otoroku
Country: UK
Price: $31.00
2018 re-press. "Otoroku caps off the 2014 celebrations of saxophonist Evan Parkers 70th birthday with a vinyl reissue of The Topography of the Lungs, by Parker, guitarist Derek Bailey, and percussionist Han Bennink -- Parkers first recording as a leader. Originally released in 1970, this was the first LP issued by Incus, the label that Parker founded with Bailey and drummer Tony Oxley. This reissue has been produced from an original vinyl pressing from Parkers archives, carefully transcribed and restored by Andreas (Lupo) Lubich at Calyx Mastering, Berlin." - Otoroku.

Artist: PSY THREE
Title: Live March 2018
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
Hand-numbered edition of 13. Psy Three is John Olson, Tyler Hicks, and Knox Mitchell.

Artist: SPYKES
Title: s/t
Format: Cass
Label: Green Records & Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
Spykes is John Olson. Informationless release on generic C90 cassettes. Full-color artwork.

Artist: V/A
Title: Life Recorder, Vol. 2 (Summer 2017)
Format: VHS
Label: Green Records & Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $10.00
"Second VHS compilation of live sets captured in Michigan during Summer 2017. All recorded to Hi8 and edited to VHS. 60 minutes of excerpts from sets by: Anla Courtis/John Olson/Cyrus Pireh, Thom Elliott, Tyler Hicks, Viki, Devotional, Vullmoxx, Church Shuttle, Sick Llama, Little Princess, and Charlie Draheim. Edition of 27 numbered copies, dubbed 1:1 in SP mode on Fuji T-60 tapes. NTSC only." - Green Records & Tapes.

Artist: V/A
Title: PsyJazz: One Year Taoe
Format: Cass
Label: Easy Listening
Country: USA
Price: $6.00
March, 2018 release. Hand-numbered. Side A: "PsyJazz Night #1: Olson/Hurley; Hicks/Dlugosielski"; Side B: "Nights 11 + 6: Olson/Mitchell; W/Hooker."

Artist: WATERHOUSE, RUSS
Title: Amaro
Format: Cass
Label: Gertrude Tapes
Country: USA
Price: $7.00
"My first exposure to Russ Waterhouse was the mysterious Rhuem cassette "The Animals 04/06/99" released on his White Tapes label. The blown-out sounds recorded in an echoey bathroom received a lot of airplay in my grim studio apartment circa 2000 or 2001, more so than most releases from that fertile era of sub-underground/experimental tapes. Music, after all, can take the place of furniture just as easily as a life, and "Animals" resonated with me then and now.  Since those days RWs propulsive/forward-thinking ideas have helped shape some of my very favorite groups - Blues Control, Watersports and the SB. Amaro shares "Animals" near preoccupation with spaces - physical rooms and/or buildings, definitely - but also the bleary distance between notes and sounds resembling shapes. The overall atmosphere is the primary movement at times, but these two side-long tracks are surprisingly fluid - considering RW is centered in Richmond, VAs ADA gallery with no musical instruments outside of tapes, a Rhythm-Matic, microphones and objects - and highly engaging. The door is opened and outside sound enters, exits and is manipulated with the rawest of gear.  This amplified air is especially thick and disorientating on Side A. Side B "Amari" is the more palatable one - beautiful conceptual confusion and clashes with melody, introducing a fragrant musical phrase that very quickly collapses before more fade in and wither away.  Well, we all set fire to the summer wines at some point." - Edmund Wilson, May 2018.

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