The American Leather: Portland Edition is out now. This compilation was curated by Jerry A of Poison Idea as a showcase of some of Portland's most exciting talent. The artists the gamut from punk to pop to experimental and include Eyelids, Daniel Menche, Jenny Don't & The Spurs, Pinnacles and more. Grab a copy of the limited edition grey vinyl before it's gone for good.
American Leather: Portland Edition was mastered for vinyl by Adam at Telegraph.
Electric Dread, the sophomore album from NRVS LVRS is out now. Electric Dread is a dense and rewarding album. It's imperative of thick synths and dark hooks pushes with the force of a freight train. Here NRVS LVRS are at their most sonically bellicose and rewarding. Check out the video below for I Am Almost Perfectly Awake and grab a copy on vinyl before they run out.
Electric Dread is out now on Big Bldg Rcrds. It was mixed by Larry Crane and mastered for Download/CD and cut for vinyl by Adam at Telegraph.
Live in Detroit, the new album from Zakk Sabbath, is out now. Zakk Sabbath is the Black Sabbath-worshipping supergroup featuring current Ozzy Osbourne band members Zakk Wylde and Blasko with support from drummer Joey Castillo of Danzig and Queens Of The Stone Age. The riffs are huge and the performances are fierce. The quality of this recording is outstanding, you won't even think it's live until you hear the audience clap. Fans of anything even remotely Black Sabbath related should grab a copy on vinyl before they are gone.
Live In Detroit was mastered for vinyl/cut by Adam at Telegraph.
The self titled debut from Arthur & The Antics is out now. Arthur & The Antics is the solo project of Scott Magee, drummer and bandleader for Ural Thomas & The Pain. Scott's solo songwriting evokes heavy 70s-radio vibes with huge hooks and massive melodies. This is a record that begs to be turned up, the dynamism and power in the performances will blow your hair back.
Arthur & the Antics was mixed by Jeff Saltzman. It was mastered by Adam at Telegraph.
Out There Ideas, the debut full length from Shannon Entropy, is out now. Out There Ideas is the follow up to the beloved Tamale EP, and showcases Shannon Entropy's strong songwriting chops. They can flit between prog sensibilities, atmospheric haze, and delicate melodies effortlessly. Often within the same song. It's a beautiful thing. Grab a copy and hear for yourself.
Out There Ideas was mastered by Adam at Telegraph.
Alabursy, The Green Stone, & Buck, three new LPs from Daniel Norgren, are out now. Daniel Norgren has been one a creative tear recently, and the electro/acoustic artist has plenty to show for his effort. Sold out shows worldwide, festival headlining, and an ever expanding discography. On his three most recent vinyl releases all the hallmark's of past Daniel Norgren records are present. The intimate songwriting, the use of homemade instrumentals and unconventional sounds, and the dynamism of the performances. The albums are a great introduction to his sound or a worthwhile continuation for those who already love him.
Alabursy, The Green Stone, & Buck are out on Super Puma Records. They were recorded by Pelle Nyhage and mastered for vinyl/cut by Adam at Telegraph.
Ballads, the debut LP from Ashley Bellouin, is out now. Ballads is mind expanding work of experimental music focusing on acoustic and psychoacoustic effects that can be achieved through instrumental micro-tuning. It is astounding how heightened the listening experience becomes when you're focusing on small details in overall soundscape. It's a beautiful, thought provoking release.
Ballads is out on Drawing Room Records. It was mastered for digital formats, vinyl, and cut by Adam at Telegraph.
Fleurie's debut album Love And War has made it's way into the world and is not to be missed. From the top of the A side straight through to the end of the B, this record is an epically beautiful electro pop journey. Each track is richly layered with winding instrumentals led by Lauren Strahm's smoldering vocal performance.
Mastered for vinyl/cut by Amy Dragon at Telegraph.
Solar Power: New Sounds In Seattle Hip Hop is out now. Solar Power is flagship compilation of Crane City Music showcasing the emergent sounds of Seattle. DoNormal, Remember Face, & Stas Thee Boss are represented, among many others. It's a limited vinyl only release, grab a copy before they vanish!
Solar Power is out on Crane City Music. It was mastered for vinyl/cut by Adam at Telegraph.
Mid-Century Sounds: Deep Cuts from The Desert is out now. Mid-Century Sounds is a career overview of producer Floyd Ramsey. Ramsey had a huge impact on pop music throughout the 50s and worked extensively with labels like EMI, Liberty Bell, REV, & MCI. He helped launch the career of Waylon Jennings, Lee Hazelwood, Connie Conway, and others. Mid-Century Sounds is a double album worth of Ramsey's work.
Mid-Century Sounds is out now on Fervor Records. It was mastered for download/CD and cut for vinyl by Adam at Telegraph.