avant-garde modern composers - featuring strange people and their strange music
Antimatter (45rpm vinyl LP)
‘Three well crafted gems of abstract electronic gestures... If Joan Miró’s biomorphs could sing, this is what they’d sound like’ - Todd Barton
Ben Carey is a Sydney-based saxophonist, composer and...
Pyroclasts (vinyl LP. Black version)
Brand new late 2019 release from SunnO))). Album produced via analogue process. Recorded and mixed on magnetic tape by Steve Albini. Vinyl mastered and cut from magnetic tape on an...
Corpse Flower (vinyl LP)
Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mondo Cane) and renowned French composer Jean-Claude Vannier, who is perhaps best known for his work with Serge Gainsbourg, release Corpse Flower, a 12-song album featuring...
Simian Angel (vinyl LP edition)
Reflecting Oren Ambarchi’s profound love of Brazilian music – an aspect of his omnivorous musical appetite not immediately apparent in his own work until now – Simian Angel features the...
April is the Cruellest Month (LP version)
This landmark Japanese free jazz album led by the legendary guitarist Masayuki "Jojo" Takayanagi finally gets to see the light of day outside Japan. Sounding not unlike Jimi Hendrix along...
The Vanishing (double 45rpm LP w. download)
The Vanishing is the long-awaited return of abstract electronic duo Oren Ambarchi & Martin Ng, in a remarkable collaboration with the acclaimed new music group Ensemble Offspring. Working together with...
Collected Works Vol.II (2005-2018)
A 5-disc overview of exploratory works written between 2005 and 2018, including long-form ensemble pieces, idiosyncratic trio combinations and a collection of 10 solos investigating various potential interactions between instrument...
Bern Melbourne Milan (2CD set)
Formed in 2002, Melbourne’s Pateras/Baxter/Brown toured heavily between 2004 and 2008, playing a regular residency at the Empress in North Fitzroy in between extensive European tours. They performed multiple concerts...
Mandy (original soundtrack. Ltd edition clear red vinyl)
Icelandic composer Johann Johannsson passed away in February 2018. This was his very last score for Panos Cosmatos' second feature film, the cult hit Mandy starring Nicholas Cage. The soundtrack features...
Many Altered Returns (CD)
In conjunction with Earshift Music, Sydney based saxophonist-composer Sam Gill announces his new album Many Altered Returns. The album is the first release by his quartet Coursed Waters, a Melbourne/Sydney...
Thought Gang (vinyl 2LP with download)
By the time Twin Peaks’ second season had aired and Fire Walk With Me had just began principle production, Thought Gang had been born. The esoteric jazz side-project of David Lynch and Angelo Badalamenti...
Planetarium (vinyl LP)
Australian electronic musician Ian MacFarlane is an artist whose unique style of electronic experimentalism has balanced dangerously close to the edge of popular convention, existing outside the mainstream and extending well...
Dead Bees on a Cake (expanded edition 2LP)
Double vinyl expanded edition of David Sylvian's 1999 classic Dead Bees on a Cake with four additional tracks. First time on 180gram black vinyl.
Bad Witch (180gm vinyl)
Bad Witch is the ninth studio album Nine Inch Nails. Bad Witch's announcement came simultaneously with that of the Cold and Black and Infinite North America 2018 Tour, for which Nine Inch...
The Fragile: Deviations 1 (vinyl 4LP set)
This 4-record set was compiled and arranged by Nine Inch Nails' Trent Reznor and Atticus Ross in Los Angeles, 2016. All music is from the original Fragile sessions recorded in...
Paterson: Original soundtrack (vinyl LP)
SQU¨RL is: Carter Logan and Jim Jarmusch. An enthusiastically marginal rock band from New York City who like big drums & distorted guitars, cassette recorders, loops, feedback, sad country songs,...
The Fragile (vinyl 3LP)
Originally released in September 1999. This is the definitive vinyl edition of The Fragile on 3LP. Meticulously prepared by Trent Reznor and NIN art director John Crawford. Remastered 2017 audio...
Reve Noir (CD w. booklet)
Combining Pateras’ exploratory piano techniques with O’Malley’s harmonic ecstasies, this duo performed a one-off show at Instants Chavirés in 2011. Remixed and re-constructed here primarily using ¼ inch tape machine,...
Ellesmere (CD w. booklet)
An extended exploration of interlocking vintage organs, Ellesmere does not fall within any defined system of thought. Articulating a highly personal and deeply lush vision of microtonality and psychoacoustics, it...
All Melody (vinyl 2LP)
Having set up a new studio in an old East Berlin broadcast facility built in the 1950s, Nils Frahm's seventh album All Melody arrives via Erased Tapes. Drawing new energies...