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  • Abandoned Houses "At The Shore"
    From Mystery Trails
    { TRAIL004 }   { cd-r }

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    Abandoned Houses brand of ghostly lo-fi acoustic pop paints dreamy pictures of hazy days and starry summer nights. Over the past year and a half this introductory EP was recorded all over the place, from studios and bedrooms to state parks, beaches and actual abandoned houses. The ambience and mood of the places it was recorded in speak to the songs and act as a kind of instrument all their own. Comes in a silk screened, hand sewn fabric case w/ hand stamped insert. Hand numbered and strictly limited to 70 copies. 5 copies, that will go to the first five pre orders, were printed with metallic gold ink and contain a bonus EP of live songs.


  • Birds of California "One and Only"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL028 }   { cd }

    after teasing us with a split 7" on 555 Recordings a few years back, Birds Of California have finally given us a full album! If the name doesn't sound familiar, that's because they used to be known as Lunchbox, who released a truly amazing record, "The Magic Of Sound", which ranks up there with anything space-pop masters like Rocketship or Stereolab ever did. This album follows in the tradition of their earlier masterpiece, adding a bit more rock in the mix, achieving a sound that's a perfect hybrid of Rocketship and vintage Built To Spill. Listen to this record with headphones and you'll hear different nuances every time!
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  • Blanket Truth "Indoor Camping"
    From Lost Sound Tapes
    { LST-028 }   { cd }

    Lost Sound Tapes says: "Indoor Camping is the first official full length CD by Blanket Truth. It features a full band (ukulele, bass, vocal percussion, guitar, cello, pedal steel, group vocals, etc) and digital 8-track recording by Tory Fiterre of Cartoon Monster. Artwork designed by Stacey Hamilton (www.mystace.ca). All the best tracks from the inception of the band have been re-recorded and a bunch of brand new pop-infused baritone ukulele folk songs make up this 30 minute album. This is the 'good stuff'. This is a CD reissue of the album originally released by Now Hereness Records." Preview and digital files at blankettruth.bandcamp.com
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  • Blueblack "Destroy"
    From self released
    { }   { cd }

    Rising up from a seemingly never ending sea of melodic punk and hardcore bands in the landscape of Long Island underground music , Blueblack's massive, clamorous din stands out. And not like some irritating sore thumb, or even a local curio but as welcome breath of fresh air. Blueblack is a powerful, instrumental experimental post rock trio that creates powerful waves of distorted sound interlocked ever so deftly with hypnotic rhythms that comes off like an amalgamation between Mono, Swans, Neurosis, Russian Circles and Reighnbeau. Carving out a niche for themselves within the local scene as a result of their uncompromising sound and an admirable commitment to the rigor of playing heaps of shows, Blueblack is making their mark in a region that seldom awards those whom stray from the sound du jour. "Destroy" is a thunderous 7 song effort that builds upon the foundation laid with their self released eponymous cd. There are lush, subdued moments coupled with bombastic distortion overload that bears a tinge of psychedelic, hazy riffing. "Destroy" will soothe you right before it ,without apology, "destroys" you.
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  • Blueblack "Blueblack"
    From self released
    { }   { cd }

    Long Island based post rock, psychadelic tinged shoegaze. For fans of Mono, Explosions in the Sky and Reighnbeau. Nice chipboard packaging!
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  • Bookstore "s/t"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL13 }   { cd }

    Proud. That would be a word to describe this release as not only does the music help paint a more diverse picture of Long Island but heck Jon K. did a nice job on the layout of this sweet record. Bookstore was definitely one of the most revered band in the little eastern Long Island scene. Something about their catchy indie rock tunes sent the kids into a fervor. Suddenly you didn't have to be pointing to the sky and piling on to enjoy a band. Come on who didn't absolutely love the sincerity of "The Aquarium Song"? For fans of Built to Spill or The Lemonheads. 1100 pressed with eight page fold out and a solid white tray.
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  • Brick Mower "Floors ep"
    From Viking on Campus
    { }   { cd }

    Powerful and buzzing melodic indie rock/pop that reminds me a lot of bands like Superchunk, Small, New Sweet Breath, Fluf, etc. Seriously, NJ's Brick Mower are one of the finest bands to hit my ear drums in quite sometime.
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  • Brick Mower "Under the Sink"
    From Viking On Campus
    { VOC006 }   { Cd }

    Brand new full length from NJ's great indie rock/buzz pop trio Brick Mower. 11 awesome tunes that channel indie rock heroes of yore such as Superchunk, New Sweet Breath, Small and Fluf. Easily one of my favorite bands in the last year. I have been obsessed with their "Floors EP" and "Under the Sink" is even better. Look at for a Brick Mower 7 inch on Rok Lok Records later this year.
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  • Cease Upon the Capitol "untitled (2nd album)"
    From Forever Escaping Boredom
    { FEB012 }   { cd }

    The next step in musical evolution, Cease Upon The Capitol up the ante in the heavy music arena. 10 tracks in 21 minutes. Instrumentals melt into driving rock jams fit for window-down highway drives. My Bloody Valentine meets Boris meets Envy meets Muse. Styles clash and ricochet off each other, and a certain style of unpredictability doesn't hide an overwhelming sense of cohesion. Fans of their previous releases will be blown away by the shape their music has taken.
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  • Cease Upon the Capitol "untitled (1st album)"
    From Snail Against Squirrel
    { SAS01 }   { cd }

    US PRESSING-cease upon the capitol is an intense screamo band from nashville, tennessee, with their best songs to date. this cd features 9 untitled songs in the vein of la quiete, raein, and envy. this is a great buy for any fan of those or any other screamo bands.
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  • Cease Upon the Capitol/Silbato "split"
    From Shove Records
    { SHOVE17 }   { cd }

    500 copies pressed on a 3 inch cd, 6 songs total, 4 short and fuckin' good with always screamo voice and emotional parts from silbato and 2 long and really really cool emo from the spectacular '90 from CUTC.
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  • CMR "Only a Sound, Never a Promise"
    From Dead Broke
    { }   { cd }

    A re-release of their self released cd-r full length, CMR provides 10 amazing tracks of a blend of driving post hardcore that recalls bands such as Fugazi, Refused and Cursive. An absolutely marvelous album and the song "Old/New" is hands down one of the greatest songs ever written. Look for their upcoming split 7 inch with Yes Sensei.
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  • Coloracao Desbotada "Sinfo Noise Clube EP"
    From Transfusao Noise Records
    { TNR015 }   { cd-r }

    Another slice of brilliant lo fi indie pop/rock from the Transfusao Noise Records! This time from the absolutely wonderful Coloracao Desbotada and their "Sinfo Noise Clube EP" which meshes together early Pavement, Eric's Trip and "Sometimes Chimes" era Further. Just incredible stuff. Additionally do yourself a favor and get their latest on Pug Records, "Eu, eu mesmo e os varios beijos cafeinados"- it has been a on constant rotation for me lately.
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  • Countdown to Putsch "Ideas for the Living & Willing to Act"
    From Ebulition
    { EBULITION48 }   { cd }

    Is it a book with a CD or a CD with a book? Countdown To Putsch raises the bar with regards to record "inserts" by putting together a 100 page book meets CD release. The seventy-two minute CD features fifteen new Countdown To Putsch songs as well as a lecture by feminist Susan Brownmiller. While the book does feature lyrics, it is far, far more than that. The three Putsch members have written and designed a book of lyrics, political essays, stories, interviews, parodies, and social commentary. It looks wonderful with a nice concise design and a plethora of photos. Musically, Countdown To Putsch is exploring a fusion of jazz and hardcore, and conceptually they are pushing the boundaries of what it means to be in a band. More than a band, Putsch is a group of artists trying to express their political ideology via music, image, and text.
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  • Countdown to Putsch "Interventions in Hegemony"
    From CrimethInc
    { }   { 2x cd }

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    On this double CD, Countdown to Putsch push well beyond the current limits of their subculture's aesthetic, experimenting in search of a future for hardcore punk. The results range from discordant noise to free jazz to radical theatre, but all are challenging and unique, not to mention politically topical and eloquent. This is not the background music you've been socialized to stomach, but rather a provocation to sit down, think through, and draw upon. 36 songs in well over two hours, and a 44 page booklet to boot.


  • Dennis Naslund & The Child Bearing Hips "Dennis Naslund & The Child Bearing Hips"
    From The Terrorists Win
    { TTW05 }   { cd-r }

    Three tracks spanning one hour. One track of field recordings from a tour back in 99, made in upstate NY, more than half of it processed beyond relevance. Another track of processed sounds, originally from tape experiments, but digitized to remove all artistic credibility, and interspersed with some casio jamming and bad singing. The last track is 100% pure, unrefined analog, and tells the story of a boy falling in love with entropy. He attempts to copulate with it despite being admoinshed from a priest who has traveled forward in time from the 50's, to stop him. Complete with a twisted version of 'happy birthday' to commemorate the birth of the couple's seed. Packaged in old sewing kits.
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  • Dennis Naslund & The Teenage Matricides "Craig, Alaska - 'Attention, This Is A Public Service Announcement. If Your Own Children Kill You, It's Probably Your Fault'"
    From The Terrorists Win
    { TTW01 }   { cd-r }

    A 40 minute noise-mess, quite linear, yet entrancing, all dedicated to the Alaskan murderess Rachelle Waterman. Dennis expresses his crush with this release, packaged in a valentine to the girl. Made with only tape recorders and a turntable, and packaged in full-color art, and even some CD Extra material on the disc. Shamelessly seamed, the sounds are born as one-channel tape and record manipulations, utilizing burned and melted material, then become a slow-building wall of warble, which climaxes in some nonsensical conversation set to intermittent shrill beeps and tones. After the fallout, left smoldering is some beautiful piano-ing, with the sound of a tape recorder being destroyed atop some truly awful singing.
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  • Dove Yellow Swans "Live During War CrimeS"
    From Release the Bats
    { RTB12 }   { cd }

    live during war crimes is a collection with the best parts from various older releases, all remastered and edited to work as a new fullenght album. the result is a epic mayhem. 6 songs in about 47 minutes. a industrial wasteland of futuristic electronics, hypnotic feedback assaults and atmospheric drones - a beautiful, yet grim, sonic bliss. the material is taken from the dusk tape (released on jyrk, the bands own imprint), the demonic cdr (hung like a horse) and the drill cdr (snse). everything was recorded live between may and june 2004.
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  • Dude Japan "Simple Living (reissue)"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL73 }   { cd }

    Originally released in 2010 as a hand stamped CD-R in a polybag in a edition of 110 copies, Dude Japan's "Simple Living" has been repackaged and reissued as a CD in a jewel case with full color artwork and disc face. But in addition to the new look of "Simple Living", three bonus tracks have been added as well! Both of their tracks from the split 7 inch with Weed Hounds and their cover of Velocity Girl's "Sorry Again" from "Dead Broke Tape Comp 4" cassette have been tacked on to make "Simple Living" even better! This reissue coincides with the release of Dude Japan's final ep, "Will You Meet Me There" and their upcoming reunion show. Buzzing guitar indie rock for fans of Superchunk, Velocity Girl, Built to Spill, Further, Tiger Trap, etc. Limited to 200 cds.
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  • Dude Japan "Will You Meet Me There?"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL72 }   { cd }

    Over a year removed from the band's final show, Dude Japan's final recording, "Will You Meet Me There?" is here! These songs were written as a direct response to the approach that we took in putting together our full length album, "The Things That Matter", where instead of focusing on how the songs would work as a cohesive presentation, we simply just wrote songs. Not with a thought on where they would end up or how they would sound together. And in that regard I am glad that these songs represent the exit of the band as it displays the band just having a good time and writing songs because it is fun. Heck, isn't that what it should be about anyway? To my biased ears "Will You Meet Me There?" sounds like a marriage of the immediacy displayed on the earlier eps and the more refined aspects of our pop song writing that took place on the full length. It has the hallmarks of the signature fuzzy guitar tones and strong melodic leads and layered vocals that folks have come to expect from Dude Japan. Sonically, and lyrically "Will You Meet Me There?" offers proper closure to a band that wrote a bunch songs, and had tons of fun in a short period of time. For fans of Superchunk, Velocity Girl, Built to Spill, Tiger Trap, etc. "Will You Meet Me There?" is limited to 200 cds with full color artwork. The cassette will be released at a later date. Each format has a different, exclusive cover tune included. The cd features Small's "Vega & Boston" while the cassette will have Sleepyhead's "What's Gonna Set You Free?".
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  • Earth Earth "Matador is Dead"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL020 }   { cd }

    this truly sweet quartet from northern Japan sent me a demo out of the blue, and I was blown away by their songs! Since the early '90s, there have been countless bands following in My Bloody Valentine's deep footprints, and though you can count the Earth Earth among them, this band stands out as one of the very few that have captured the spirit as well as the sound. Take the energy and ferocity of "Isn't Anything" and the sheer beauty of "Loveless", and you can get an idea of where these guys are coming from.
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  • Empty Silos Echo War "Inner Working Mechanics of a Failed Construct With Puritan Cement"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL20 }   { cd }

    *3 copies left*?Inner Working Mechanics of a Failed Construct? is more than simply a follow-up recording to the Empty Silos Echo War debut, ?Semantics.? It is quite literally its companion piece, a sister record, with most of the compositions and arrangements completed during the same time period as those on "Semantics" though they would not appear so on face value. These songs were finally committed live to record six months later, with Phil Douglas of Latterman fame. Explosive rhythms, electrified guitars and voices make up landscapes that are violent and ecstatic, often in the same instant. Many of the same themes as the first record are explored, but while the ?Semantics? LP was recorded largely as an exercise in chance and improvisation, ?Mechanics? had a specific design and intent, straight from its initial conception. The trio retained more of a set structure of instrumental roles as well, all the while pushing to truly know their own limits as players in this highly cinematic work. For these reasons, in an effort to offset the record from its elder sibling, these songs were recorded entirely in the digital domain, but with the same minimal overdubbing as allowed on the last release. The most exciting possible soundtrack for driving and sleeping, if such a thing exists, this shit will make you squirm nervously in your chair and rock restlessly in your sleep. I am really proud of this release and the accomplishments the band has made as being recognized as one of Long Island's finest forty minutes to be spent. I remember falling in love with this album when it was just a short run cd-r release on Children's Revolt for their summer 2004 tour. Pressing of 500 with varying colored sleeves and insert. Previous pressing of 100 cd-r on Children's Revolt. Pressed by Fat Rat Press.
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  • Explosivo! "The Uh Oh EP"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL06 }   { cd }

    I was so stoked to do this record as it featured members of two of my favorite LI bands ever, Splurge and The Howards! "The Uh Oh EP" is six tracks of melodic punk with elements of Weezer floating around that is catchy as fuck. Plus there is a wheelchair on the cover. If I remember correctly Dean spilled Scotch on some of the CD sleeves when we were assembling them. Or was that me? I should also mention that the guys at Fat Rat Press did a dynamite job on the CD sleeves while Wells from Traffic Violation did a killer job on the layout. Explosivo! has gone on to form the fantastic Small Arms Dealer, who have a new record coming out on Deep Elm in 2006! 1080 pressed with recycled card stock sleeves in a plastic sleeve wallet and a lyric sheet.
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  • Fellow Project "Stable Life"
    From 86'd Records & Fanzine
    { 86d006 }   { cd }

    Decade-long stalwarts of the Long Island punk and hardcore scene, Fellow Project - in their latest incarnation with Lou from On the Might of Princes on guitar - continue to be better and better on each new release. The band plays both Long Island and New York City DIY shows regularly and has been setting up their own tours of the US and Canada since 2003. This shit is the real deal. CD comes packaged in a matte gatefold cardboard mini-jacket.
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  • Fellow Project "The Buried Life"
    From Dead Broke Rekerds
    { DBR23 }   { cd }

    Amazing folk driven punk rock. For fans of The Modern Lovers, Television crossed with Phil Ochs. Truly awesome stuff that will rock you out of your sleep. members of Bridge & Tunnel and Yes Sensei.
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  • Fuzzy Hell "Cardinal Grand Cross"
    From Life On An Island
    { }   { cd }

    Lo fi bedroom indie rock/folk.
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  • Giant Peach "Glow Away, Ghetto Way"
    From Life On an Island
    { }   { cd }

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    Mathy and discordant yet really melodic indie rock. If you cross Polvo with Bettie Serveert and Rainer Maria that should give you an idea. Great stuff.


  • Giant Peach "People Don't Believe Me"
    From Life On An Island
    { }   { cd }

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    This is easily my favorite ep of this year. Four lengthy indie rock jams with great vocals and noisy guitars that recall bands like Polvo, Bettie Seveert, and Rainer Maria.


  • Goblin Universe "True to Nothing"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL014 }   { cd }

    Hats off to Jigsaw Records for releasing this. Easily in my top 3 records released in 2011. Goblin Universe released a pair of great records during their brief lifetime in 2000/2001: a rare self-released cd-r and a 7" co-released between their own Grande Barbe label and the Rocket Number Nine label. This disc collects both of those, and adds an extra comp track and two previously unreleased ones, as well! Recommended for fans of the lackadaisical days of Pavement and the sheer noise/fuzz of Tall Dwarfs. Note: you may recognize Sam from his solo band, The State Of Samuel...
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  • Golden Gurls "Typo Magic"
    From self released
    { }   { cd }

    Brand new eleven song album from Baltimore's indie rock trio Golden Gurls! For fans of Further, and Comet Gain.
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  • Golden Gurls "Demo"
    From self released
    { }   { cd-r }

    Last year Golden Gurls contributed their song "Shelved" to the "I Know Why They Call It Pop" tape comp and now they are back with more awesome indie rock. Great super melodic, fuzzy guitar indie rock that reminds me a of a cross between Further, Comet Gain and Sebadoh. Nice handmade packaging-no two alike. Each copy is numbered out of a limited edition of 30 copies so grab 'em while you can.
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  • Hunting For Porcupines "Ruins"
    From Correspondence Tapes
    { CRS008 }   { cd-r }

    Mount Eerie-esque acoustic black metal. Simple, yet beautiful transparent packaging.
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  • Iron Chic "Not Like This"
    From 86'd Records & Fanzine
    { 86d001 }   { cd }

    CD comes packaged in a gatefold cardboard mini-jacket and includes lyrics, insert, mini-poster, and an IRON CHIC sticker. This is the first full length from Long Island's IRON CHIC. 10 songs in just over 30 minutes from the new lineup, including Dumps from FAT LIZZY/JONESIN'/GET BENT and Rob from CAPITAL. The album was written, practiced, and recorded by the band at guitarist Phil's house, illustrated and laid out by singer Lubrano, and released on L.P. by Dumps' own Dead Broke Rekerds; making the band a D.I.Y. supergroup, not because of any ex-member bullshit, but rather by the band conceiving, creating, and circulating the record all themselves.
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  • Ith-Ist-Ism/Nothing is True "Death is Purity"
    From The Terrorists Win
    { TTW03 }   { cd-r }

    Some junk/folk material recorded by i/i/i, then given to NIT to be chopped and screwed. Ominous soundscapes, lots of drone that builds up into big bursts of nasty, peppered with interesting/disturbing samples. An 85 minute long lullaby to have nightmares to. Lyrics by i/i/i, art for the DVD packaging by NIT. This is like the soundtrack to being stuck in a cave, with nothing to wear but a really nice suit, which just happens to have buttons made out of corn picked from fecal matter.
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  • Ith/Ist/Ism "Forensic Ska/Reggae Vol 1: Expeditions into the Aesthetically Obsolete"
    From The Terrorists Win
    { TTW04 }   { cd-r }

    Twelve tracks from two amateurs who really don't know what they are doing. Ten tracks of sound collage, using guitar, homemade percussion, found sounds from records and cassettes, and field recordings from everywhere from a projection booth, to a police station. Also a synth-punk track and a lo-fi folky track thrown in for good measure. Awkward vocals compliment (or insult) each offering. If you don't like this you're probably a snobby jerk. Comes packaged in a super awesome bag of garbage.
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  • Kevin Greenspon "In Serial"
    From Bridgetown Records
    { Bridgetown#23 }   { cd-r }

    75+ minute collection of all 13 songs from four cassettes released in Spring of 2009 (Golden Road and Purple Hearts on Bridgetown, White Lights and Black Swan on Obeast Tapes). Delicate pop melodies crumbling and emerging through distant rubble and smoke.
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  • Kevin Greenspon "Paradise AD"
    From Bridgetown Records
    { Bridgetown#55 }   { cd }

    After 8 tours across the Southwestern USA and dozens of cassette, CD and vinyl releases in the past two years, Californian Kevin Greenspon has exhibited an unstoppable work ethic. On Paradise A.D., 65 minutes of music from 5 limited edition cassettes are presented from the original master recordings. The collection ranges from songs such as Rose Window's "Machine Shop," which Pitchfork Media calls "a sonic feast devoured in three all-too-short minutes composed of deliciously delayed guitar pickings and crunchy crescendo-ing soundscapes" to richly detailed tape collage detritus. Tome To The Weather Machine attests to Greenspon as "a master of dynamics on tape" and in the live arena, as dynamic arrangements of "heartaching drones... field recordings, gorgeous volume swells, strummed chords and contact mic squalor lap slowly into each other gracefully and naturally." 15 new and out-of-print songs from 5 limited edition cassettes on Sound Holes, Existential Cloth, Bathetic, Life's Blood and Tired Trails are collected on this limited edition of 200 pro-manufactured CDs in shrinkwrapped jewelcase with full-color artwork.
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  • Kevin Greenspon "Maroon Bells"
    From Bridgetown Records
    { Bridgetown#72 }   { cd-r }

    In support of two comprehensive USA tours this year and on the heels of splits with Former Selves, Sky Stadium and Trudgers, Greenspon has finally offered his first official follow-up album to 2010's Unveiling album and Common Objects 12" LP. Greenspon effortlessly transforms gentle progressions of soothing guitar notes into a graceful choir of blurry tape collage. The six pieces on Maroon Bells are concise recollections of a very specific set of personal memories: those first times you had dreams of disappearing, seeing a city from the mountains, being dwarfed by the skeleton of a skyscraper, and the deafening railroad tracks that threaten the hope of sleeping to dream once again. Second edition of 150 chrome cassettes dubbed in real-time and 276 stamped CDrs with full-color printing.
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  • Kiwi "Anarchists Have More Fun"
    From Burn It Down/Rebuild
    { BIDR-002 }   { cd }

    Synth/drum/vocal driven DIY dance pop/punk. Ex-Wildebeest. Each cd comes with a booklet and individual hand sewn sleeve. No two are alike.
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  • KK Null "Datacide in Year Zero"
    From Crucial Blast
    { BLAST21 }   { cd-r }

    This is soundscape experiment created and performed by KK Null of Zeni Geva, legendary Japanese noise power house.
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  • Knife Pleats "Hat Bark Beach"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL091 }   { cd }

    this new band from Rose Melberg (Tiger Trap, Softies, Brave Irene, etc) was formed because Rose had a new batch of songs that she felt really needed a full band treatment; and with her friends Tracey and Kaity (both from Love Cuts) and Gregor, she has certainly found the perfect outlet! Any fan of Rose's previous bands will adore this, of course, but in case you're not already familiar with her work, just look to any of the countless bands that have followed in her footsteps, such as Brilliant Colors, Grass Widow or Vivian Girls. And this new album of hers stands just as tall (and deserves as much attention) as any of those bands, and any of her previous records, for that matter. Simply put, this is yet another masterpiece from one of the leaders of indiepop today!
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  • Le Almeida "Revi"
    From Transfusao Noise Records
    { TNR020 }   { cd-r }

    Super poppy fuzzy indie pop rock in the vein of Guided By Voices, The Pixies and early Pavement.
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  • National Park Service & Squanto "The National Park Service & Squanto"
    From Lilly Tapes & Discs
    { LTD03 }   { cd-r }

    Recorded and pieced together in early 2012 as a joint effort with my friend The National Park Service, this marks the first collaborative release on Lily Tapes & Discs. In the true collaborative spirit, here’s what he had to say about it: "I initially approached Ben about collaborating around a year and a half ago, by my recollection, and nothing materialized. Sometime this past spring, we touched base again and things began to come together, almost accidentally. We swapped back and forth several tracks, things we’d each been working on at about that time. I’m confident that nothing we’d have done to these works by ourselves would have turned out half as good. For example, “Please Sit” was as a half-finished acoustic guitar track I’d splattered some feedback on, until Ben realized its potential with some otherworldly tape manipulations. A fully formed sound emerged. The process went similarly for the rest of the tracks you’ll find here. That sounds good enough, don’t you think? 45 minutes of almost-ideas meeting up by chance and developing together. Like peanut butter and chocolate. This album sounds unlike anything else I’ve worked on, and I couldn’t be happier with the way it turned out." The third official release from Lily Tapes & Discs. Released in an edition of 40 CD-Rs housed in 4-panel cases from Stumptown Printers, each decorated, numbered, and assembled by hand here at LTD headquarters.
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  • Nearr "History Repeats Itself"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL117 }   { cd }

    after a few digital releases on the Beko label, we have the first "proper" album from nearr, a one-man recording project led by Eduard Tokuyev from Ukraine. And it's a beautiful example of lo-fi bedroom pop, that combines acoustic and electric guitars with keyboards and drum machines. Take the distant vocals of the Radio Dept., the stark but melodic guitar sound of "Seventeen Seconds"-era Cure and the overall feel of a Famous Boyfriend record, and you'll get an idea of what to expect here. The songs themselves have a theme of loneliness and longing, as is seemingly typical with bedroom pop of this type, but they aren't at all mopey. Eduard has dubbed this record the "closing release of his lo-fi era", so let's all look forward to what the band produces next!
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  • Neil On Impression "The Perfect tango"
    From Release the Bats/Grab the Stars
    { RTB13/GTS04 }   { cd }

    4 beautifully composed yet haunting instrumental numbers from italy's neil on impression. this, their sophomore release, sees the band moving on from the inevitable tristeza comparisons that followed their first cd, illustrating a greater emphasis on the use of stringed instruments and more subtle arrangements. influenced primarily by the movie 'last tango in paris' the perfect tango should be a tonic for fans of explosions in the sky, do make say think and mono. cd comes packaged in a beautiful gatefold sleeve that folds out to reveal a map of paris.
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  • On the Might of Princes "The Making of a Conversation"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL26 }   { cd }

    Finally. After years of being out of print, the album that started Rok Lok is back in print and in a big way. With the help of our friends over a Eugenics Record Label we have put painstakingly amount of effort to make the reissue of the debut album from On the Might of Princes all that more special, and fans of the band will appreciate that. "The Making of a Conversation" has been carefully remastered so it could be heard the way it was intended to. Additionally there are now three bonus tracks as well as multimedia section with a video and a link to a site with exclusive content-video, streaming audio and photos. This deluxe reissue comes with a beautiful 24 page booklet that is wrapped up in a striking UV coated O-card. On the Might of Princes later became known for their dynamic approach to screamy hardcore that melded meldoicism as much as it did dissonant guitar textures, but "The Making of a Conversation" is the beginning of the story that finds the band utilzing a more accessible post hardcore song structures 'ala Sunny Day Real Estate while intertwining with influences ranging from Fugazi to I Hate Myself to Failure. The process of putting these reissues has been a long one but easily one of the most rewarding experience in doing this label. This is the record that changed my life and I am proud to share it with you all once again.
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  • Premise Beach "At Promise Beach"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL013 }   { cd }

    Excellent lo fi indie pop rock. For fans of stuff like Tiger Trap, Cub or Go Team.
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  • Raccoo-oo-oon "Is Night People"
    From Release the Bats
    { RTB17 }   { cd }

    Swirling sax-and-effects-heavy free-form punk from Iowa Citys Raccoo-oo-oon. Is Night People is their first magical recording, 7 organic rituals creating a majestic outlet of neverending energy. Beautiful cascades of manipulated vocals and layers of feedback melting together over sunny explosions of insane drumming. In the vein of Sun City Girls, Here Comes The Indian-era Animal Collective, Excepter etc. The cd comes in a letterpressed black Arigato Pak with gold ink made by Stumptown Printers and stunning art by Shawn Reed in the band. Recorded and mixed by Steve Wilson, Brad Brandhorst and Raccoo-oo-oon. Originally released as a tape by the band in early 2005, now fully remastered by Pete Swanson (Yellow Swans).
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  • Sekien "2015 Demo"
    From Stora Records
    { }   { cd-r }

    Japanese crusty, doom laden hardcore.BRUTAL!!!!!
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  • Skullflower "Orange Crayon Mind"
    From Crucial Blast
    { CBR45 }   { cd }

    The new full length from the legendary UK free/drone/psych outfit Skullflower, featuring some of the most searing, synapse scorching droneworks that Matthew Bower (the man behind Skullflower, as well as Sunroof!, Total, and The Hototogisu) has unleashed to date, in our humble opinion. Orange Canyon Mind is the follow up to 2002's awesome Exquisite Fucking Boredom (Tumult Records), and continues that albums utter mutation of stoned out riffs pulled taffy-like into eternity/oblivion and star-rupturing blasts of sonic white light. Over the 8 tracks/60 minute running time, Bower and cohorts build massive horizontal drones and melodic supernovas. Superb, beautiful, brain melting stuff. LISTEN NOW!
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  • Someplace to Hide/Damezumari/Steeples "3 way split"
    From Little Mafia
    { LM051 }   { cd }

    Three way split between thee awesome screamo/emo/post punk
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  • Space Robot Scientists "We've Got a Time Machine"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL11 }   { cd }

    Over the years music reviewers have gone to countless lengths to find comparisons to Space Robot Scientists and have always come up short handed. Yeah while they've gotten some of the influences right as Public Image Limited, Wire, Devo and Atom and His Package but it just doesn't really do this unique trio justice. On the sophomore effort from Space Robot Scientists there are sounds that revel in the angular noisy post punk while others mingle in a electro-Clash dance music playground. 1000 made in one pressing with 800 clear purple trays and 200 with clear trays.
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  • Sparrows Swarm & Sing "Untitled #2"
    From Perpetual Motion Machine
    { PMM014 }   { cd }

    The haunting 2005 vinyl-only release from New England's Sparrows Swarm and Sing is now available on CD. This disc features stunning new artwork and unique, offset-printed 'Arigato Pak' sleeves and inserts. Three seamless, epic tracks spanning nearly 30 minutes. Recommended for fans of Godspeed You Black Emperor, A Silver Mt. Zion, Red Sparowes, etc. For more info on this release, click here.
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  • Spraydog "Lines are Drawn Only By the Eye"
    From Kittridge Records
    { KITT017 }   { cd }

    A compilation album of early material by this long running indie rock group. For fans of Tse Tse Fly, Swirlies, Versus and early Bear Quartet and The Pixies
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  • Spraydog "Karate Summer Camp"
    From Ferric Mordant Records
    { Fe8 }   { cd }

    fourth album from Newcastle's finest finally back in print! Great Versus, Pixies, Butterglory esque indie rock. Male/female vocals
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  • Spraydog "Impress and Defend"
    From Jigsaw Records
    { PZL013 }   { cd }

    after a whole decade of raving about this brilliant Newcastle group (they were even the subject of one of the very first reviews on IndiePages!), we finally get to release an album from the mighty Spraydog! This may unfortunately be the band's final studio album, but it finds them as strong as ever and still cranking out dynamic and thoughtful indie rock in the vein of Tse Tse Fly, Versus, early Bear Quartet and hints of vintage Dinosaur Jr.
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  • Squanto "Go Go Gadget Grass Stains"
    From Lilly Tapes and Discs
    { }   { cd-r }

    Lo fi minimal bedroom folk. For fans of Sentridoh and Red House Painters.
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  • Structures "This is Where We Stand and This is How We Fall"
    From self released
    { self08 }   { cd-r }

    This here proves that DIY and punk is more important than any trend or marketing scheme that trades to mask what is viable about this network we have. Structures is a band that features my pal Thomas from the UK. He started mailordering from me a few years back and over that time we have become pen pals. We have shared countless correspondces sharing with each other by way of a letter or email our thoughts, hopes and dreams. So now with me carrying the Structures cd in the distro a circle of support has been completed through the beauty of DIY networking. Even though separated by an ocean and cultures the bond of support eachothers projects and ideas is resilent. The vast majority of the records I carry are a result of networking but carrying this record is extra special because of its representation of the years of dialouge Thomas and I have exchanged. Structures play heartfelt emotional screamo tinged DIY punk rock from the UK. A mix between Small Brown Bike and Short Supply. Comes in a tight bare bones yet creative handmade packaging.
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  • Thunder Bunny "There is a Gate"
    From Workerbee Records
    { }   { cd-r }

    More lo fi shoegaze noise goodness from Thunder Bunny!
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  • Thunder Bunny "My Love Thou Art a Monster"
    From Spanner Records
    { SP06 }   { cd-r }

    Swirling layers of hiss and pop bliss get smashed together to create Thunder Bunny! Awesome 4 song ep!
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  • Thunder Bunny "The Other Children of This Quickly Passing Winter"
    From Woodland
    { OB/W10-019 }   { cd-r }

    Feedback laced pop gems that remind one of Swirlies, Jesus & Mary Chain, and Drop Nineteens. 5 tracks!
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  • Thunder Bunny "Demons"
    From self released
    { }   { cd }

    This first double 3' on EDITION 59 comes from the american band THUNDER BUNNY. A project by Christoph Padula contain six tracks which would discribed as '“...shoegazing melodrama with fierce fireworks of distortion from amplifiers and metronomic 4/4 drumming causing lockstep grooves of passion and love. New York's Thunder Bunny reincarnates ghosts of wall-of-sound inventors far outside the chicness of their compatriots in guitar rock'. Limited and numbered edition of 59 copies only.
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  • Trudgers "Bedrooms On Fire"
    From Bridgetown Records
    { Bridgetown#35 }   { cd-r }

    Dark, catchy and haunting stories of self-imposed tragedy. While others have taken the safe road and played by the limiting rules within the triangular confines of goth revival genres, Brently Mitzner blends elements from a wider variety of musical styles to form a unique and authentic document of youthful despair and trite optimism. Revived from the original 4-tracked cassette masters for a Goaty Tapes release recorded in 2008. Includes glossy lyric card insert. Edition of 75
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  • Uma Nova Orquidea Em Meu Jardim Alucinogeno "Conjunto Nova Esperanca EP"
    From Transfusao Noise Records
    { TNR028 }   { cd-r }

    Sun baked lo fi fuzz pop that is a cross between The Summer Hits and early Beulah. The songs on this recording were recorded at different times and in different locations which just adds to the charm. Another gem from the excellent Transfusao Noise Records
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  • United States "Divorce Songs"
    From Iron Pier
    { IRP04 }   { cd }

    This is the cd pressing United States "Divorce Songs" brought to us by our friends at Iron Pier. Featuring ex-members of The Assistant, The Insurgent, and Scent of Human History this Brooklyn based band rips through eight tracks of jagged post punk anthems . For fans of Fugazi and "Sister" era Sonic Youth.
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  • V/A "The Hope Machine"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL08 }   { cd }

    This was a compilation effort I put forth to help document the out east show scene on Long Island that was occurring at the time. I think this comp does a good job in letting people know that Long Island was more than just Punk and Hardcore anthems. 23 track comp Featuring: Knox Overstreet, 3 Mylile, Bookstore, With Every Idle Hour, Music, Nakatomi Plaza, Space Robot Scientists, #12 Looks Just Like You, Prescott C, Pale Marble Movie, 48 in the Basement, This Year's Model, Fire Engine Red, De La Hoya, Lord Humongous, The Waiting Process, Bo Coach, Latterman, The Backup Plan, Flight of the Navigator, Feelings in Demand, Akimbo, and Bunsen Honeydew. Plus it was fun having members from the bands help assemble all 1200 of these fuckers.
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  • Wax Phantom "Don't Fool With a Phantom"
    From Dead Broke Records
    { DBR-055 }   { cd-r }

    WAX PHANTOM is a 4 piece punk rock band from Long Island, NY. Take 3/5 Iron Chic, 2 pts. Small Arms Dealer, 2 pts. Jonesin', chill, mix and you got the Phantom. New 6 song demo of aggressive, dark, poppy & melodic punk rock. This demo was recorded completely live in the Dead Broke HQ Kitchen. Pressed Cassette Tape coming soon!
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  • Weed Diamond "Carry On +Sweater Kids"
    From Bridgetown Records
    { Bridgetown#30 }   { cd }

    Colorado's Weed Diamond follow up a string of splits and singles on Bathetic, Transparent, and Half Machine with a new EP of their finest recordings yet. The band's songwriting and production capabilities on Carry On eclipse the entirety of the band's back catalog to date. As a bonus, the long sold-out Sweater Kids cassette has been re-mixed and remastered as well, finally receiving the treatment it deserves, for a total of 13 songs in all. Full-color artwork and pro-manufactured disc shrinkwrapped in jewel case
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  • Wilderness "Vessel States"
    From Jagjaguwar
    { JAG93 }   { cd }

    Wilderness is an unconventional band from Baltimore, whose apparent musical pedigree stems from the likes of The Fall, This Heat, Savage Republic, Public Image Limited, and Joy Division - without sounding like any of them - and whose music is every bit as spiritual as it is visceral, as nuanced as it is overt, and as communal and all-embracing as it is culturally alienating and nihilistic. "Vessel States" is sure to fortify the critical acclaim (Pitchfork's Best New Music tag and one of Magnet's noteworthy albums of the year).
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  • Will Gambola Sing "Will Gambola Sing"
    From Friend of Mine
    { FOMR-0011 }   { cd }

    Excellent instrumental post rock/indie rock in the vein of Tristesza, Sea & Cake, and American Football.
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  • Yes Sensei "In Excelsis"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL45 }   { cd }

    It is true; after ten long years- three full length albums, a 7 inch, compilation appearances, tours and hundreds of shows Long Island post punk band Yes Sensei is calling it a day but not before they send everyone off with a fourth and final album. It sounds cliche but this is easily Yes Sensei's most realized work. The trademark noisy off kilter guitar work and grooving percussion and bass is still there but mixed in with a complexity never before heard in the band's discography. The band's sonic repertoire has expanded with mixing together the influences of Sonic Youth, Unwound, Polvo and The Minutemen as well as Glenn Branca and The Ex. Yes Sensei is able to create jarring, abrasive sounds that still retain a strong melodic sense. In a bizarre way Yes Sensei certainly is fun. Artwork for "In Excelsis" is provided by Scott Malosh who previously did the artwork for the band's third self titled album. Each cd is packaged in a jewel case with full color artwork. This is a limited cd pressing of 200 pieces.
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  • Yes Sensei "What I Do Best is What I Do Worst"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL15 }   { cd }

    Even though the process of putting together the first Yes Sensei record was a tedious one I was very glad that our record finally made it out. And while the band has evolved from the more primitive noisy Unwound and Jesus Lizard esque renderings found on this debut perfectly documents what the band was like in it's original three piece line up with Paul Como on bass. Eight tracks of noisy dynamic indie rock. A split release effort with The Children's Revolt. 1100 pressed with a clear tray.
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  • Yes Sensei "s/t"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL31 }   { cd }

    coverJust about three years in the making, two bassists and two drummers after the fact- the new Yes Sensei album is here. This the most ambitious and sonically diverse recording to date from these long time Long Island noisemakers. Mixing the jarring post punk of Unwound and the tonal trickery guitar rock of Sonic Youth and the rhythmic mayhem of The Jesus Lizard. Yes Sensei has created their most melodic yet chaotic work yet
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  • Yes Sensei "We Who Transplant Sustain"
    From Rok Lok Records
    { RL16 }   { cd }

    The second Yes Sensei release is more of everything. More focused, dynamic, noisy, experimental, grooving, just more of the elements of Yes Sensei expanded. "We Who Transplant Sustain" is raunch statement from the Long Island quartet who refuses to allow Punk culture to be pigeonholed. This sophomore effort does it's best to challenge any perception one may have. Influenced by The Minutemen, Jesus Lizard, Sonic Youth and the free jazz stylings of Ornette Coleman, Yes Sensei somehow creates their own brand of music that redefines energy.1090 pressed with a clear tray.
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