Coming in September via Pelagic / Temporary Residence Ltd. / New Noise – Pilgrimage of the Soul, 11th album by Mono
Out now on Chant Records – Zion80 Warriors RMX
Release day for Fremder by Ambalek (Seil Records) > ‘Fremder’ is about finding escape and solace in suburban sylvan spaces / Made with hand played electronic instruments: Ciat Lonbarde Deerhorn, Cocoquantus, Plumbutter, digital piano (sampled via microphone), eurorack, Novation Peak, and Elektron Digitone. Where necessary loops were made either with cassette tapes or Gauss Field Looper.
Three (!!!) compilations from Chinabot out this July
An A-Z Guide to Melvins’ Stag at 25 (via Quietus / Spinal Bap)
Out this Friday via Polar Seas > Saturnalia by kj / On his fifth full length release, kj departs from the hypnotic refrains of his earlier work in favour of the limitless expanses and mysteries of the cosmos
Pre-order new Deerhoof album Actually, You Can (out on Joyful Noise) + watch Jess Joy directed video for Department of Corrections
A Manifesto by Goat Girl / Goat Girl are Lottie Cream, L.E.D, Holly Hole and Rosy Bones: a south London band born from the Brixton Windmill scene. Here they tell us their 10 rules for life, creativity and collaboration (h/t Thomas Deneuville)
Video premiere over at Foxy Digitalis > amapolas by Bahia Mansa / lovely accompaniment to the song, getting into similar esoteric zones as the album
Pre-order a copy of Veins Feels Strange, new one from Psychic Graveyard
Last tape copy of No More Summer Songs by Phantom Handshakes left in Z Tapes vault
Kevin Drumm Diary #073-#096 – exploration of KD’s discography by Albert E. Trapezoid / Taking a deep calming breath and consulting the “Tao Te Ching” it appeared there was only one answer: “A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
Two new releases from UK label Phase Velocity – Sheetrock by R. Stevie Moore + Into the Blue by Simon Waldram
Its been a long time since we heard from Blectum from Blechdom – they’re back with DeepBone, out on July 23rd via Deathbomb Arc / The wait is over. Somewhere between the rodeo clowns in the summer and archangels at the end of time: Blectum from Blechdom have returned
New from Imploding Sounds > Moral Failure by Harm Signals / Depressive droning harsh noise wall c60 limited to 15 copies!