Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 13 September

A-Sun Amissa – For Burdened and Bright Light (experimental post-metal)


Aki Rissanen – Art in Motion (modern jazz)

Helsinki, Finland

Apparatus – Yonder Yawns the Universe (post-black metal)


Ben Melsky – Ensemble Dal niente (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
New Focus

Cloud Rat – Do Not Let Me off the Cliff [EP] (darkwave)


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Peach and Tomato, Form Subtract, Presence of Soul, Dr. Purgatory, Colin Hinton, and Claire Rousay

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Peach and Tomato – The Ultimate Pairing (Falcon Gumba)

Peach and Tomato is a violin and viola contemporary classical duo. On The Ultimate Pairing, musicians Sana and Leonor exchange and dialogue in various wonderful ways, sometimes like a face-off and other times a thorough interplay where each one builds on what the other brings. It’s a surprisingly fun and enjoyable record, sure to pique your brains for a while.

Form Subtract – Autonomist

Autonomist is the strong debut EP of Philadelphia-based duo Form Subtract. They play a totally banger style of progressive metalcore with scents of nu metal … Read more

Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 6 September

Atena – “Born Rotten” [Single] (progressive deathcore)

Oslo, Norway

Bonniesongs – Energetic Mind (indie folk)

Brighton, UK
Small Pond

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Cognizance – Malignant Dominion [EP] (technical death metal)

Leeds, UK

Foscor – Els sepulcres blancs (post-black metal)

Barcelona, Spain
Season of Mist

Fuck Shop – The Fap Five [EP] (grindcore, pornogrind)

Enschede, The Netherlands

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Álvaro Domene & Henry Kaiser, Ouxpo, Cloud Rat, The Big Yes, RAIC, and Steve Lehman Trio

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Álvaro Domene & Henry Kaiser – El tren fantasma (Iluso)

Guitarists Álvaro Domene and Henry Kaiser join forces to create a new, improvised soundtrack to El tren fantasma, a Mexican black and white silent film from 1927. Needless to say, the newly substantiated soundtrack is far more contemporary than the movie itself, and consists of two electric guitar duets and one massive acoustic guitar duet, which makes up the biggest portion of the recording. Despite its minimalist conception and impressive length, there is no shortage of ideas flowing through El tren fantasma, from start to finish. The two … Read more

Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 30 August

Alex Hahn – New Flight (jazz fusion, modern jazz)

Los Angeles, California

Big Dead – Bone White Branches (post-rock, alternative)

Brisbane, Australia
On Art as Catharsis

Blosse / Aster Wreath – Stranded [Split] (avant-garde black metal)

Montréal / Saint Paul, Québec / Minnessota
On Fólkvangr

Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy, Bryce Dessner, and Eighth Blackbird – When We Are Inhuman (contemporary classical)

Chicago, Illinois
On 37d03d

Dal Sasso Big Band – The Palmer Suite (jazz fusion, big band)

Paris, France
On Jazz & People

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