Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 11 October

Afenginn – Klingra

42:55
neo-folk
Copenhagen, Denmark
Cargo

Alexis Valet – Alexis Valet

68:04
modern jazz, jazz fusion
Paris, France
Déluge

Alice Zawadzki – Within You Is a World of Spring

50:06
jazz
London, UK
Whirlwind

Babymetal – Metal Galaxy

52:21
J-metal
Japan
Juonbu

Bent Knee – You Know What They Mean

52:03
progressive rock
New York, New York
Inside Out

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Valse fréquence, Albatros, Perséide, Upperground Orchestra, Fleshworld, and Club Sieste

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Valse fréquence – Ci-haut, Ci-bas

Montréal indie post-rock band Valse fréquence just released the Ci-haut, Ci-bas EP, a lyrical record filled with melancholic songs in lush atmospheres, all sung in the band’s native French. Valse fréquence crafted here five compositions in the vein of indie rock, but with all of the sadness and romanticism of post-rock. Ci-haut, Ci-bas is a beautiful EP with hauntingly memorable melodies.
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Albatros – Futile (Le Mort)

Nothing catches my eye quite like when a band describes itself as “doom ska”. Québec quintet Albatros did just that with Futile, the latest EP of the … Read more

Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 4 October

Boris – Akuma no uta

39:02
experimental rock
東京都 (Tōkyō-to), Japan
Third Man

Boris – Feedbacker

43:47
post-rock
東京都 (Tōkyō-to), Japan
Third Man

Boris – Love & Evol

62:12
experimental rock
東京都 (Tōkyō-to), Japan
Third Man

Of Decay and Sublime – Psalm / La Mer

17:50
post-rock
Tokyo, Japan
Independent

Dysrhythmia – Terminal Threshold

32:00
progressive metal
Queens, New York
Translation Loss

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Those Darn Gnomes, Yazz Ahmed, Jyocho, The Night Watch, Black Pantone, and Catatonic Effigy

Those Darn Gnomes – All Tiny Breasts Crushed beneath the Shadow (Snail Cage)

The experimental blackened grindcore act Those Darn Gnomes has made quite an impression on me with their first release, The Zodiac. I was loving it, but was put off by just how low fidelity it was. Fortunately, since then, the band has kept its avant-garde mindset and experimental tendencies while levelling up the production value. All Tiny Breasts Crushed beneath the Shadow—a sentence that Christian found out spelled in magnets on his refrigerator—is a reaction to Calling Whitetails to a Tuned Bow, which featured … Read more

Weekly Release Dump

Friday, 27 September

Adrian Løseth Waade – Kitchen Music (experimental jazz)

Oslo, Norway
Nakama

And Play – Playlist (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
New Focus

Antares Mates – La ballata di Antares [<30 minutes] (electro-jazz)

Berlin, Germany
Jazz-o-Tech

As We Keep Searching – Rooh (post-rock)

Pune, India
Independent

Ashley Bathgate – Ash (contemporary classical)

New York, New York
New Amsterdam

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