Posts tagged with "Bridgetown Records"

Video: Kevin Greenspon – “Happiness Pt. 2”

June 10, 2015

Video: Kevin Greenspon – “Happiness Pt. 2” Earlier this month Los Angeles-“based” Kevin Greenspon — I use quotes there because I and many others know him best as an industrious tour-dweller — unveiled his meticulous and self-conscious To Leave a Mark cassette/CD-R, less than two weeks before kicking off a mammoth tour... 

EH46 – ‘A God With Horns’

April 13, 2015

EH46 – ‘A God With Horns’ The new spring batch from Bridgetown has a pronounced vein of 2010 nostalgia: Weed Diamond and Media Jeweler guitarist JT Schweitzer has turned tone-wrangler as EH46 for a magnificent new ambient outing, A God With Horns, while Ancient Crux, aka Travis Von Sydow, returns to performance and music... 

Week in Review #52

January 17, 2015

Week in Review #52 #1 – 1/11/2015 – Say it ain’t so. Volcanic Tongue, the U.K.’s premiere outhouse and distributor for experimental sounds, announced plans to shut its doors. In a heartfelt note posted to the shop’s news section, founder David Keenan expressed gratitude to the shop’s... 

Week in Review #31

August 9, 2014

Week in Review #31 Plenty to catch up on this week, including news that French experimental producer High Wolf would be reissuing his Straight Cassette recordings, a “weird hip-hop” outing under his Black Zone Myth Chant moniker; an incredibly fun plod through acidic insanity. It’s been available digitally... 

Video: Reighnbeau – “Saltwoundd”

July 17, 2014

Video: Reighnbeau – “Saltwoundd” New Mexico’s REIGHNBEU released his latest HANDS at the top of the summer, a little season kicker from Bridgetown. “SALTWOUNDD” is a true builder, piling up layers of hums and buzz into a meditative cacophony of a cave. It constructs itself in an experimental shoegaze of lovely layered vocals... 

Week in Review #18

May 10, 2014

Week in Review #18 The universe responded to growing humidity across North America by launching an amazing new Awesome Tapes from Africa website and offering an entertainingly ludicrous reminder of one of the continent's greatest hacks this century, exploring a characteristically paternalistic soirée with space jazz... 

Video Premieres: Former Selves – “Empyrean Waltzes” + “Watercourse Way”

September 4, 2013

Video Premieres: Former Selves – “Empyrean Waltzes” + “Watercourse Way” If it’s cliché to complain about the fleeting nature of blog culture, sue me: I hate the fleeting nature of blog culture. It’s no secret that in the Internet Age, we humans have seen our collective attention span reduced to that of the common housefly. Oh, new music? Here, then gone. In... 

Reighnbeau, ‘Friends’

May 31, 2013

Reighnbeau, ‘Friends’ Bridgetown Records, 4/8/2013 I’m driving through the mountains of Colorado for the fourth time this year, thinking about Friends, the new tape by Reighnbeau released in April as part of Bridgetown Records’ spring 2013 batch. I’m a big fan of Kevin Greenspon’s Bridgetown. Kevin...