Three excellent samplers from three excellent labels:
Utech Records Music Festival Sampler – 11 tracks. Featuring Horseback, Locrian, House Of Low Culture, James Plotkin and others.
10 – Sampler that celebrates 10 years of activity of Room40 label. Featuring Candlesnuffer, Xiu Xiu, Grouper, Pimmon and others.
For To Listening – Label sampler. With Helms Alee, Gridlink, Oxbow, Neurosis, Buzzov-en, Discordance Axis, Cave In, Clouds, Jesu and Pyramids.
Utech Records – “Based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Utech Records is a small, grass-roots style label derived from a love for design and music. The objective is to offer a unique way to document live recordings from various schools of sound.”
Room40 – Australian experimental label run by Lawrence English.
Hydra Head Records – Label founded by Aaron Turner in New Mexico in 1993.