Clown Core, Sarah Kirkland Snider, Convulsif, Bathe, Layma Azur, Corps fleur, Shrouded Serenity, Autocatalytica, and Zerpents

Clown Core – Van

I never gave Clown Core the full credit they deserve. When they released their hit single “Toilet”, I thought it was alright, but didn’t hear from them since. However, when they released a new single—”Van”—they also released two full EPs on Bandcamp. That’s when I realized that “Toilet” was more than a single, and how dumb I was. So, as a way to catch up for my mistake, I’m recommending Van to you all. Clown Core actually has an utterly entrancing rhythm section, backed up by “horrorcore” style synthesizers and a saxophone that’s always on point, … Read more

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Friday, 18 September

Ancst – Summits of Despondency

44:39
blackened hardcore
Berlin, Germany
Independent

Art the Band – Art the Band

43:03
jazz fusion, progressive rock
Toronto, Ontario
Independent

Bangladeafy – Housefly

17:03
mathcore
New York, New York
Nefarious Industries

Chaosbay – Asylum

41:19
progressive metal
Berlin, Germany
Independent

Cooper-Moore & Stephen Gauci – Conversations, Volume 1

41:47
free improvisation
Brooklyn, New York
577

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The Sound that Ends Creation, R’luhh, Alpha du Centaure, Bave, Ghost Rhythms, and Camila Nebbia

The Sound that Ends Creation – Memes, Dreams, and Flying Machines

Texas’s Sound that Ends Creation is a one-man mathgrind operation with a bit (quite a bit) of zaniness thrown in. Think Diablo Swing, Zappa, Unexpect, and music dreamed on krokodil. Their previous album came out late last year, so this one comes less than a year after, but is an improvement on an already-successful formula. Just listen to “Slurp’n Up That Ice Cream Baby”—or any of the other singles really—to have a good idea of what to expect from it when it drops!


R’luhh – Li

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Friday, 11 September

Alpha du Centaure – Paralysis

42:26
blackgaze
Lyon, France
Stellar Frequencies

Anne Paceo – Samâ

28:07
modern jazz
France
Laborie Jazz

Apple Sauce – 出鱈目

54:07
progressive metal
Italy
Famined

Leonardo Radicchi’s Arcadia Trio – Songs for People

54:05
modern jazz
Italy
Alfamusic

Błoto – Kwiatostan

42:05
nu jazz
Poland
Astigmatic

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Friday, 4 September

Ainon – Drought

40:30
spiritual jazz
Helsinki, Finland
We Jazz

Антон БатаговНевидимые земли

61:46
contemporary classical
Moscow, Russia
Fancy Music

Benjamin Shirley, Majid Araim, and Leo Suarez – Voice Resolve

46:00
free improvisation
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Independent

Cloudkicker – Solitude

46:30
post-metal
Columbus, Ohio
Independent

Cult of Lilith – Mara

36:04
death metal
Reykjavík, Iceland
Metal Blade

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