KSE #172 (full-length, professionally duplicated CDR album)
SIR PLASTIC CRIMEWAVE, “string/soul/eye”
brand-new studio album of long, deep, Indian-flavored solo pieces (with two Krautrock-flavored interludes to vary the texture) from Chicago’s legendary psychedelic shaman. truly, a higherkey experience. hand-numbered edition of 75 copies
$7 ppd. anywhere
KSE #176 (3″ mini-cd, approx. 19 minutes)
OPHIBRE, “st. asphalt (patron saint of army ants)”
blistering new electronic composition from Boston-based Ophibre (aka Benjamin Rossignol), who has recorded for Ruralfaune, Tape Drift, SRA, and many other cutting-edge labels—-Ophibre is also a builder of instruments, a technician, an aesthetician of the drone—-think scalding-hot asphalt and swarms of army ants alchemically transformed into evolving and revolving sheets of sound…hand-numbered edition of 75 copies
$5 ppd. anywhere
ps, don’t miss Ophibre’s other new release, the exciting PHASE PLANE CAKE DECORATOR, available from Intransitive Recordings’ “Songs From Under The Floorboards” series at http://www.intransitiverecordings.com/?p=723
KSE #170 (3-inch mini-cdr, approx. 19 minutes)
DEREK ROGERS, “circum_navigate”
Austin-based musician-composer Derek Rogers recently premiered this haunting electronic composition at the NMASS Festival in June 2010, and the week after that he went into the studio and recorded this 19-minute version for KSE… feel the sting of the contact mic, bathe in the drone, climb the fuzzed-out steps to speaker-shredding bliss…Derek will be playing the Neon Marshmallow Festival in Chicago in August, and will be selling this cdr, but why wait? edition of 75 hand-numbered copies.
$5 ppd. anywhere
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another round of new 3″ releases in a month or two, including RAMBUTAN and ANDREAS BRANDAL…and later in the fall, a brand-new, full-length solo-saxophone & electronics album from legendary German freejazz master ALFRED 23 HARTH !!!
and don’t forget, we still publish and sell independent poetry chapbooks, having issued 160+ in just under five years…check out the presently available items from John Sweet, Bill Shute, A. J. Kaufmann, Jono Tosch, Zachary C. Bush, and many others…