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ULTIMA THULE MAIL-ORDER / sale/clearance/bargains
Catalogue # 174
(January-February 2019), online version

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Super bargain 2019 clearance sale!

As we're running out of display/storage room (and to stimulate sales on non movers) we have plonked lots of great stuff in the January sale. All of the items here are quality stuff that's just been sitting here too long. So, as many of these are half the original price, why not indulge in some bargains!

 

Compact Discs

 

#  RABIH ABOU-KHALIL - IL SOSPIRO (Enja ENJ-9440 2: CC,BK) CD ex+/ex+ £9.50 £7.00 - Solo oud improvisations from a master! These releases are quite lavish in presentation! © 2002.

A_DONTIGNY - GEISTESWISSENSCHAFTEN (No Type IMNT 0715) CD m/m £8.00 £2.00 - Wild stuff, sampling all sorts of musics, & fusing it all into a patchwork of sound collage, music, noise, glitch & techno.

A.F.R.I. STUDIOS - GOODBYE IF YOU CALL THAT GONE (Lucky Kitchen LK 012: CC) CD ex+/ex+ £6.00 £1.00 - Unusually packaged German atmos/free-form (indiscribable) sonics.

THE AMBUSH PARTY - THE AMBUSH PARTY (De Platenbakkerij PB0000: DP) CD m/vg+ £8.00 £1.00- Dutch jazz & new music fusion outfit. © 2011.

ARCANA - APPARITIONS (mPATH MRCD1) CD m/m £9.00 £3.00 - American synth duo of Brian McWilliams & John Phipps. They later changed name to Remanence. © 1995.

#  JEAN-PIERRE ARNOUX - GIFT (Alpha Bravo 001) CD ex+/m £10.00 £7.50 - Atmos jazzy stuff from one-time Catalogue/Mahjun/Malicorne drummer plus winds player Jim Cuomo (ex-Mormos). Quite noodly & soundtracky. The duo were known as Drum & Sax. Rare 2002 release.

DWIGHT ASHLEY - DISCRETE CARBON (Nepenthe AMC-04001: DP) CD ex+/m £9.00 £4.00 - Debut solo from this US ambient musician (better know for releases with Tim Story). © 2004.

#  ASIANOVA - LOVE LIKE A VEILED THREAT (Radiotarab Rt002/Eibon Asi057: CC) CD ex+/m £7.50 £5.00 - American band who sound like a mix of Robert Rich & Lustmord. © 2005.

GILLES AUBRY - BERLIN BACKYARDS (Cronica 036-2008: CC) CD ex+/m £9.00 £3.00 - Swiss musician based in Berlin. Industrial soundscapes reminiscent of the non-musical side of Organum, i.e. like being in a factory whilst being rained on!

#  AMIR BAGHIRI - TIME (Bluebox BB0704) CDR m/m £6.50 £5.00 - Synthesist & multi-instrumentalist of Iranian origin working in Germany. Reissue of a 1998 CD on Arya.

#  AMIR BAGHIRI - DREAMRESOURCES (Bluebox BB0705) CDR m/m £6.50 £5.00 - As the title implies, a very spacious/dreamy outing, towards atmospheric Steve Roach. Originally released on Neuronium Records in 2002.

BANABILA - SPHERICS (Boudisque BOU 7) CD ex+/ex+ £6.00 £2.00 - Ethno cross-culture ambient artist, sometimes in Eno/Byrne vein and/or reminiscent of some contemporary French film soundtracks. © 2001.

GREGORIO BARDINI - EURASIA (Officina Sonica) CD m/ex £8.00 £1.00 - Mix of ambient wet atmospheres, drones, ethnic stuff, etc., with flutes, percussion, other instruments etc. © 1996.

GREGORIO BARDINI - SENTINELLE DEL MATTINO (The Eastern Front 008: CC) CD ex+/m £8.50 £2.00 - Techno folk travelogue? Ambient poetry soundtrack? The less musical moments are the best. He was a member of Kino Glaz, Thelema, T.A.C. Numbered edition: 96/1000. © 2007.

JAAP BLONK - TRACES OF SPEECH (Kontrans 760: CC) CD m/m £5.00 £2.00 - Interesting electroacoustic, but too many jabbering repeated voices. © 2014.

GARY BOYLE - THE DANCER (Esoteric ECLEC2307: Repro) CD ex/ex £4.00 £2.00 - Debut solo from Isotope guitarist/leader. Varied fusions with Robin Lumley, Dave Macrae, etc. © 1977.

#  THOM BRENNAN - STORIES FROM THE FOREST (TMB Soundworks: CC) CD ex/ex+ £5.50 £4.00 - © 2008.

BYZANTIUM - FORGOTTEN WORLDS, VOLUME ONE (Steamin' Soundworks STEAM 97002) CD m/m £5.00 £2.00 - Ethno meets synthi stuff, kinda like funky Eno & Byrne in parts. © 1997.

JAVI CANOVAS - AUREAL (Synth Music Direct) CDR m/m £8.00 £3.00 - Synth musician from the Canary Islands, © 2011.

#  PHILIPPE CAUVIN - CLIMAGE (Musea FGBG 4518.AR: 5xBT) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Bizarre esoteric music for guitar & vocals from the leader of Uppsala. (& those vocals are very strange!)

#  CCQ - TREIFFEL (Platenbakkerij PB002: DP) CD m/m £4.00 £2.00 - Aka Chris Corstens Quartet, contemporary jazz outfit from Holland (saxes/piano/drums/cello). © 2011.

#  CENTROZOON - THE CULT OF BIBBIBOO (Burning Shed bshed 0202: DP) CD m/ex £9.00 £7.00 - Frippian abstract artist Markus Reuter & co. Experimental guitar sonics & recycled rhythms with synths & Fripp-like textures. © 2000.

CHANDEEN - JUTLAND (Hellion HEL0365: 1xBT) CD m/ex £7.00 £3.00 - German electro/indie band. Brazilian reissue of their 1992 album which reminds of Cocteau Twins & such-like.

MIKHAIL CHEKALIN - PIANO (Citadel CTCD 043) CD m/m £8.00 £4.00 - Piano solos, © 2003.

#  MIKHAIL CHEKALIN - MONO OPERA "WHAT IS PO..?" (MIR Records MCD 1041) CDR m/m £8.00 £6.00 - Russian experimental synthesist, this has voice-reciting by Natalya Vlassova. © 2014.

#  MIKHAIL CHEKALIN - POST AMBIENT SYMPHONY (MIR Records MCD 1043) CDR m/m £9.00 £7.00 - Varied esoteric electronics, & one of his best since the MARS series. © 2014.

#  LEO CIESA - COAT OF ARMS (Soundyard 001: CC) CD ex/m £5.00 £3.00 - "Music For Solo Drumset" 22 solo drum tracks from Doctor Nerve & Iconoclast (duo with Julie Joslyn) drummer. © 2012.

C.J. MIND & MAN UFO (EXPERIMENT) - SOURCE (Faria FAR-24: CC) CD vg+/ex+ £5.00 £2.00 - Two Russian ambient musicians working under odd pseudonyms. © 2008. Elaborate arty postcard size portfolio cover/package with 3 inserts.

CLOSING THE ETERNITY - NOUGHTWARDS (Epidemie EPR068: DP) CD ex+/f+ £3.00 £2.00 - Russian soloist? Deep dark spooky drone ambient & Biiiiiig! © 2009. Some CD holding clips are missing.

JESSIE ALLEN COOPER & BUDDY KITHARA - HEAVEN SENT (Cooper Sound Waves CSW3841-2) CD ex+/m-co £7.00 £2.00 - John Surman/Stephan Micus-ish lightweight stuff.

JASON CORDER & OPIUM - AUTUNNO (Practising Nature PN07027) CDR m/ex+ £5.00 £2.00 - More spooky gliss, with a "glow" & vaguely techno touch. © 2007.

#  ROBERTO DANI - DRAMA (Stella*Nera 2008/2: CC) CD ex+/m £9.00 £7.00 - Curious improvised drums, percussion & prepared zither. Like an avant weird Laraaji meets Takemitsu at times? © 2009.

DEAN DE BENEDICTIS - SALVAGING THE PAST (Spotted Peccary SPM-1701) CD ex+/m £7.00 £3.00 - American multi-instrumentalist inspired by Rich, Isham, Roach, Stearns, Schulze, etc. © 2005.

ALPHONSE DE MONTFROYD - SILENCE (Adnoiseam: CC) 3"CDR vg+/ex £4.00 £1.00 - #50/50. Ambient/industrial/tonal stuff. Disc marked but plays fine. 20'39" duration. © 2001.

#  JEAN DEROME - CONFITURES DE GAGAKU (Victo cd05) CD ex+/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Strange Brecht-like & odd classical/theatrical. Hints of Henry Cow, Conventum type things, but very classical sounding.

#  THE DEVOTEES - EATING OUT (Total Jazz TJ001) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Leicester varied jazz-fusion band. Original compositions & cover versions (Chick Corea, etc). © 1995.

#  THOMAS DIMUZIO - LOUDEN (Odd Size CD OS 20) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Anthology of 1987 & 1989 recordings (including 4 tracks from an old Generations Unlimited release).

#  DON'S MOBILE BARBERS - VERSION TWO POINT ZERO (Cordelia cd037) CD £5.00 £4.00 - Lopsided pop: if The Residents or Flying Lizards had been a 1960s beat band?

#  DR. AFTERSHAVE - IN THE DIVING BELL (Garden of Delights CD 181) CD £13.00 £10.00 - Jazz fusion from three Missus Beastly members: Burkard Schmidl, Norbert Dömling & Marlon Klein. Previously unreleased live at the Zuckerfabrik Stuttgart (19-22/8/1980).

#  EELA CRAIG - VIRGIN OILAND (Garden of Delights CD 184: 2xBT) CD £13.00 £10.00 - Their 5th album (without Hubert Bognermayr) plus 2 singles tracks. © 1980.

#  EMERSON, LAKE & PALMER - BRAIN SALAD SURGERY (Essential ESM CD 344: RM) CD ex+/ex+ £5.00 £3.00 - © 1973.

ENTARTE - FUSION (Firework Edition Records FER 1007) CD ex+/m £7.00 £2.00 - Minimal noise stuff from this Swedish duo (unknown elsewhere?) recorded Fylkingen & EMS, Sweden 1998.

#  EXOTOENDO - PUSH KARA (Athanor ATNR 008) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £5.00 - French gothic dark ambient composer Cyril Herry. © 2000.

#  FORREST FANG'S SANS SERIF - UNBOUND (Projekt PRO257: CC) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - "Creating large-scale sonic environments from very small sounds." = an album of sparse & droning atmospherics utilising material from previously unreleased works. © 2011.

#  FERNWOOD - ALMERIA (private) CD m/ex+ £7.50 £6.00 - Duo of Todd Montgomery & Gayle Ellett (of Djam Karet), producing a music that feels more like Oregon than anyone else.

#  LUC FERRARI - CYCLE DES SOUVENIRS (1995-2000) (Blue Chopsticks BC8) CD £11.00 £8.00 - A whole disc of what that sounds like variations on "Presque Rien avec Filles", yet it isn't! © 2002.

MICHAEL JON FINK - I HEAR IT IN THE RAIN (Cold Blue CB0004) CD ex+/m £9.00 £3.00 - An odd release: the first 8 tracks are piano or celesta solos, followed by 2 experimental tracks. © 2001.

FIRMAMENT - OPEN-EYED ASCENSION (Velvet Empire vecd003/Flaming Fish Music ffm008) CD ex+/m £8.00 £3.00 - Sounds like an endlessly opening to a KS 1990s work, quite nice for ambient trance.

#  HANS FISCHER & FRIENDS - WINDPRAYER (Sonnengel Musik) CD £13.00 £10.00 - Atmospheric flutes, etc., from ex-Xhol Caravan member Hansi Fischer & co. © 1998.

TODD FLETCHER - STAR (Arya Y02) CD ex/m £6.00 £2.00 - American ambient (very slightly trancey) in Steve Roach or Pete Namlook realms, with piantistic lead. © 1998.

FOUNTAINHEAD - CLOUD COVER (Aucourant AUREC 9808-1-AMB) CD m/vg+ £7.00 £3.00- Aka Robert Scott Thompson, ambient dreamy synths/tonal with temple bells. © 1998.

#  MATTHIAS FREY - TRAILS & TRACES (INAK 9058: DP) CD £11.00 £8.00 - A mixture of ethnic & classical jazz musics, fusions that often remind of Leicester's Chris Conway, ex-PSI. © 1998.

#  ROBERT FRIPP - LOVE CANNOT BEAR (Discipline DGM0552) CD m/m £8.00 £6.00 - "Soundscapes - Live In The USA". Leader of King Crimson solo with guitar & effects. © 2005.

#  FRED FRITH - IMPUR II (ReR/Fred ReR/FRFC 2: DP) CD £9.00 £7.00 - Live in concert at RamDam, Lyon (20/12/1997) with mainly French musicians. © 2009.

GAL - HINAUS:: IN DEN, WALD (Klanggalerie gg52) CD ex+/vg+ £6.00 £2.00 - Austrian composer Bernhard Gal. Sounds like a haiku poet (female) reading & walking on crumpled paper! © 2004.

BLAKE GIBSON & ROBERT DAVIES - QUIRAING (Databloem DB055-2014) CD ex+/m £7.00 £3.00 - Collaboration from Canadian & US ambient musicians. © 2015.

#  GIRON - CLOUDS (Music2dream M2D03) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Spanish melodic synths & sequencers, his 3rd release. © 2017.

#  GOBLIN - SQUADRA ANTIGANGSTERS (Cinevox CD MDF 324: 3xBT) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Very varied soundtrack, inc. songs, funk, jazz, disco & typical Goblin “Zombi” stylisms. The 1979 LP release was credited to: Asha Putly & Goblin!

#  GOBLIN - NOTTURNO (Cinevox CD MDF 320) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Complete 14 track soundtrack, © 1983. Often in the vein of "Tenebre" & extremely varied, with some cheesy instrumentals!

#  STU GOLDBERG - EYE OF THE BEHOLDER (Promising Music 1784592/SPV 441112: CC) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Symphonic fusion outing from well-known jazz-fusion keyboard player & band. © 1982.

#  JEFF GREINKE - VIRGA (Lotuspike LSM 16) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £5.00 - © 2009.

#  TRILOK GURTU - LIVING MAGIC (CMP CD 50) CD ex+/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Lively & extremely creative ethnic fusion, featuring Nicolas Fiszman, Jan Garbarek, Nana Vasconcelos, etc. © 1991.

#  TRILOK GURTU - CRAZY SAINTS (CMP CD 66) CD ex/ex+ £7.50 £5.00 - Lively fusion of jazz & ethnic styles, with Shobha Gurtu, Pat Metheny, Louis Sclavis, Joe Zawinul, etc. © 1993.

#  PETER HAMMILL - IN CAMERA (Virgin CASCD 1089) CD ex+/m £6.50 £5.00 - 4th solo from Van der Graaf Generator vocalist/multi-instrumentalist. Plus Guy Evans, Judge Smith, etc. © 1974.

#  MICKEY HART - AT THE EDGE (Rykodisc RCD 005) CD ex+/m £8.00 £6.00 - Drummer from Grateful Dead moves into ethno-synth-world musics. This is the UK version. © 1990.

HASEGAWA-SHIZUO - GENE PACKS (P.S.F. PSFD-163: no obi) CD vg+/ex+ £6.00 £2.00 - Weird squonks & jazz plonks from this bizarre Japananese duo. © 2005.

HATI - GENIUS LOCI (Eter etcdr 02) CDR m/m £6.00 £2.00 - Polish experimentalists. © 2003.

HOEDH - UNIVERSUM (Dark Vinyl DV #46) CD m/ex+ £7.50 £3.00 - Aka "neuro-mystic" Thorn Hoedh.

#  MAYA HOMBURGER & BARRY GUY - CEREMONY (ECM New Series 1643/453 847-2) CD ex+/ex+ £9.00 £7.00 - Kinda classical moody scrappy violins & double bass.

#  HONDURAS - CINCO (private) CD £11.00 £8.00 - 5th release, & down to a trio. This has lots of other elements at play, hints of French 1980s French bands like DdAA, Hellebore, Toupidek Limonade, even a hint of Dead Can Dance in there. © 2014.

HORIZON TRIO - CATCH IT IF YOU CAN (ZenneZ Records ZR1311001: DP) CD m/m £8.00 £3.00 - Dutch world-jazz trio (alto clarinet/vocals/guitar+violin) led by Steven Kamperman. © 2013.

#  NICO HUIJBREGTS - FALSCHE TANGO (Vindu 20101: DP) CD m/m £4.00 £2.00 - Contemporary chamber/cafe music meets experimental jazz?

HYPERION - THE CANTOS (Gazul GA 8685.AR: DP) CD m/m £7.00 £3.00 - Very varied project from French multi-instrumentalist Olivier Freche (member of Jade) & guests. © 2006.

#  L'IMBROGLIO - KRAR/QELT (MP & Records MPRCD052: DP) CD m/vg+ £9.00 £6.00 - Partly interesting avant guitars/percussion/winds/etc. © 2007.

#  INADE - BURNING FLESH (Loki Foundation LOKI 24: 5xBT,DP) CD m/ex+ £9.00 £6.00- German ambient ritual band, a bit like Muslimgauze meets Steve Roach? RE of a 1993 cassette + bonus.

INDIANHEAD - THE GUN SPEAKS (Headstone CDSTONE3: CC) CD £9.00 £3.00 - Noisy industrial & dark techno grunge madness, ex-New World Chaos. Limited Edition. © 1997.

JENNIFER GENTLE - THE MIDNIGHT ROOM (Sub Pop SPCD 738: CC) CD ex+/m £5.50 £2.00 - Odd pop with only a few weird touches. Not as good as "A New Astronomy". © 2007.

#  SIEGFRIED KESSLER - MAN AND ANIMALS (Spalax SPALAXCD14613) CD ex/ex+ £7.00 £5.00 - Experimental jazz works for Höhner clavinet, Fender Rhodes & acoustic piano. © 1977.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - OUTLINES (Green Tree GTR 063) CD ex+/ex £7.50 £5.00 - 4th solo, © 1990.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - ELECTRONIC GOES BENEFIT (Green Tree GTR 094) CD m/ex+ £11.00 £8.00 - Just one track (57'16"). © 1999.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - BEST OF BEST (Green Tree GTR 095) CD ex+/ex+ £9.50 £7.00 - Two long tracks at the "KLEM Dag 1988" festival in Eindhoven, Holland. © 1999.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - DRESDEN 08/89 (Green Tree GTR 096) CD m/ex+ £11.00 £8.00 - Top Berlin synthesist of the 1980's. Live at the time of recording "Kaleidoscope". © 1999.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - THE TREASURE BOX (Green Tree GTR 097) CD m/ex+ £11.00 £8.00 - Two tracks, recording date unspecified! © 1999.

#  BERND KISTENMACHER - TOTALLY VERSMOLD (Green Tree GTR 098) CD m/ex+ £11.00 £8.00 - This contains 4 (presumedly live) versions of compositions from his "Thoughts" album. © 1999.

KUTIN - MENORA (Karate Joe KJ021: DP) CD m/m £9.00 £3.00 - Improvised works by one Peter Kutin from Austria (member of Dirac). © 2007.

#  GUNTER LENZ SPRINGTIME - ROARING PLENTIES (L+R Records CDLR 711228) CD £9.00 £7.00 - Gunter Lenz's jazz supergroup, with Bob Degen, Johannes Faber, Leszek Zadlo, etc. © 1980.

LHASA CEMENT PLANT - I AM PROVIDENCE (Flydaddy fly-032) CD £11.00 £4.00 - Live at Terrastock 1997, totally mad/intensive freak-out grunge mayhem by Borbetomagus related project.

STEVE MACLEAN - FROG BUG GUITAR COMPUTER (ReR SM3) CD m/m £7.00 £2.00 - Yes, the title sums this up perfectly, 39 minutes of found sounds, guitar & computer processing.

#  MAKAM·LOVASZ IREN - 9 COLINDA (Fono FA-095-2: DP) CD £12.00 £9.00 - With just 2 original Makam members, this finds them turned into a Balkan/Transylvanian cross-culture combo. © 2001.

KAWABATA MAKOTO - INUI.3 (VHF #89) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £4.00 - Acid Mothers Temple leader. © 2005.

#  MANEIGE - LIVE MONTREAL 1974/1975 (Fonovox VOX 7964-2: DP) CD £12.00 £9.00 - Previously unreleased live recordings from this seminal Canadian band, bridging classical prog & RIO genres, from melodic Henry Cow realms, jazzy Mothers-isms, akin to l’Infonie, & precursor to the Miriodor style.

#  ALAIN MARKUSFELD - ROLL OVER THE EIGER TRAIL (Aloha Music: DP) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Compilation: 4 tracks from "Le Désert Noir", 3 tracks from "Platock", plus 6 unreleased tracks.

ANDREA MARUTTI - THE SUBLIMINAL RELATION BETWEEN PLANETS (Nextera ERA 2049-2) CD m/ex+ £7.50 £3.00 - Live in Archiaro, Catanzaro, Italy (24/8/2007).

#  DARIUSZ MAZUROWSKI - TALES OF FICTITIOUS ANIMALS AND OTHER EARLY ELECTRONIC PIECES (De eM Studio) CDR ex+/ex+ £4.00 £2.00 - 1989-91 works. Note: paper label CDR.

#  JOHN McLAUGHLIN - THE PROMISE (Verve 529 828-2) CD ex+/ex+ £6.50 £5.00 - Very varied mix of fusions, with Jeff Beck, Al Di Meola, Paco De Lucia, Trilok Gurtu, Zakir Hussain, etc. © 1995.

MERZBOW - SENMAIDA (Blossoming Noise bn008CD: DP) CD £10.00 £6.00 - Aka Masami Akita, one of the leading "Japanese noise" artists. 2005 recordings. Special purchase.

MK. ORCHESTRIN - - 28 + ALIENI (Ambiances Magnétiques AM 080 CD: CC) CD ex+/ex+ £6.00 £2.00 - Aka Mirko Sabatini, a drummer/experimentalist (inspired by Chris Cutler?). © 1999.

MOBILE INTERACTIVE COMPUTER ENSEMBLE - WORLD TOUR (EcoSono 002: DP) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £3.00 - Experimental cross-culture ensemble. Laptops around the world + local musicians. © 2009.

./MORFROM/. - AROUND THE CORNER (121234 Records fbl-004: CC) CD m/ex £8.00 £2.00 - Strange sonic art & fizzle: guitars/keyboards/samples/etc. in RLW/B.Gunter or odd Tietchens realms.

#  MUSIC FOR INSTALLATIONS - LIVE AT THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS (Databloem DB062-2015) CDR m/m £8.00 £6.00 - Soundscapes & field recordings together with sounds from the website Freesound. Project of one Pieter Gyselinck. © 2015.

#  MY CAT IS AN ALIEN & ENORE ZAFFIRI - THROUGH THE MAGNIFYING GLASS OF TOMORROW (Atavistic ALP189) CD+DVD m/vg/ex+ £9.00 £6.00 - My Cat Is An Alien are the duo of: Maurizio & Roberto Opalio, playing avant/ambient stuff for guitars, percussion, electronics, sounds, etc. Enore Zaffiri is a classically trained composer dabbling with electronics. © 2008.

MY CAT IS AN ALIEN / STEVE RODEN - COSMIC DEBRIS, VOLUME II (A Silent Place ASP23: CC) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £2.00 - Atmos scuttles & freeform "rock" in the New 7th Music vein. © 2007.

#  NEKTAR - MAGIC IS A CHILD (Bacillus 289·09·005: RE) CD £11.00 £8.00 - USA album, with American guitarist Dave Nelson (Roy Albrighton had joined Snowball). © 1977.

NETWORK - L.N.C (Wenlock WEN011) CD m/m £9.00 £3.00 - A bizarre change of direction, this has 5 guitarists and a black/grunge metal edge. Reissue of a 1996 album?

NEU! - NEU! 2 (Germanofon 941026: RE) CD ex/ex+ £6.00 £3.00 - Their 2nd LP from 1973, featuring more Kraftwerk styled drum riffing, walls of guitar & much weirdness...

NEU! - NEU! 75 (CD N 990) CD m/vg+ £9.00 £3.50 - (Germanofon 941030: RE) CD ex/ex+ £8.00 £3.00 - The embryo of La Dusseldorf: Dinger, Rother, Dinger & Lampe. © 1975.

#  NEUE AERA - AERABIAN (Long Hair LHC 00096) CD £13.00 £10.00 - Debut release from the Muck Groh instigated Aera reformation, also featured are Christoph Krieger & Wolfgang Teske. © 2010.

#  NOSESOUL: FRANCESCO PALADINO & OPIUM - ANGEL GHOST & HUMAN SHADES (Hic Sunt Leones HSL 032) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £5.00 - Cosmic atmos stuff from Italian duo. © 2006.

#  THE NOYES BROTHERS - SHEEP FROM GOATS (Boutique BOUCD 6615: 1xBT) 2CD £13.00 £10.00 - Experimental duo from Manchester. A shuffled reissue of the 1980 2LP set, plus their side-long contribution to the "Do The Maru" compilation from 1981. Excellent value.

#  OCTOBER EQUUS QUARTET - ISLA PURGATORIO (Clamshell Records CR 15) CD £10.00 £8.00 - Alternative jazz-fusion incarnation featuring jazz saxophonist Alfonso Muñoz. © 2013.

#  ODRA REG - GOD'S GARDEN (Musea FGBG 4607.AR) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Tempano drummer & friends. Quite varied instrumental prog-fusion with Hackett, PFM & other influences.

MIKE OLDHILL - DARK MATTER (private) CD £12.00 £4.00 - German instrumental prog, with very flash/clean production, hints of IQ, Rick Wakeman, very keyboard domimnated. © 2016

OPIUM - ETERE (taalem alm 50) 3"CDR ex+/ex+ £3.00 £1.00 - Matteo Zini. 20'50" track. © 2008.

#  OUTER LIMITS - STROMATOLITE (Musea FGBG 4719.AR) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Interesting 2007 reformation album from this Japanese prog band.

#  OUTER LIMITS - OUTER MANIA (Musea FGBG 4916) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Live/demos circa 1980-1984, early King Crimson & neo-Japanese prog mix.

#  DANIEL PADDEN - PAUSE FOR THE JET (Dekorder 026: CC) CD £11.00 £8.00 - 2008 solo album from Volcano The Bear member, a collection of songs & bizarre curios.

#  NICK PARKIN - ENTROPOLIS (Soleilmoon SOL 112 CD) CD m/m £8.00 £6.00 - Sonic fabrics, ooze, synth sludge, rhythmic excursions from late-1990's Tuu member. © 2001.

#  PARTHENON - MARE TENEBRIS (Luna Negra CDLN-30/Musea FGBG 4570.AR) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Venezuelan largely instrumental prog (some tracks with female vocals) with Emerson organ feel, towards bands like Ars Nova. © 2005.

ANDRÉ PERIM - DAGUA (private: DP) CD m/ex+ £9.00 £3.00 - Brazil keyboardist mixing prog-rock with Brazilian percussion styles, plus occasional guitar, violin, & Theremin. © 2015.

CARLOS PERON - DIE SCHOPFUNG DER WELT (Revisited REV 041: DP) CD £13.00 £8.00 - Spooky conceptual work, with texts & dark symphonic edges. © 1984.

DON PEYOTE - ETERNAL NOW (Don Peyote recordings DP004: CC) CD m/ex+ £7.50 £3.00 - Australian synthesist, obviously influenced by Michael Stearns on this one. © 2009.

#  PHAENON - SUBMERGED (Malignant TUMORCD 30: DP) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £5.00 - Alias of Szymon Tankiewicz. A 66'40" drift in Rapoon vein: dark & mysterious stuff. © 2007.

TOMAS PHILLIPS / JASON BIVINS - BLAU (Dragon's Eye de5029: CC) CDR ex+/m £8.00 £3.00 - American minimalist sound artist Tomas Phillips plus guitarist Jason Bivins. © 2009.

TOMAS PHILLIPS & DEAN KING - LES MAILLES (Monochrome Vision mv26) CD ex+/m £5.00 £2.00 - Two US musicians. 39'36" piece of atmospherics, in Rapoon/Troum vein. © 2008.

#  PREMIATA FORNERIA MARCONI - LIVE IN U.S.A. (RCA ND 71838) CD m/ex+ £11.00 £8.00 - Aka "Cook"! Live in Toronto, Canada (22/8/1974) & New York, USA (31/8/1974).

PREMIER ROELES - KA DA VER (Vindu Music vindu20111: CC) CD m/m £5.50 £3.00 - Dutch quartet led by bassist Harmjan Roeles. Scrappy noodle jazz. © 2011.

#  PIP PYLE - 7 YEAR ITCH (Voiceprint VP198CD: RE) CD ex/ex+ £4.50 £3.00 - Varied collection cutting across virtually all Canterbury/Gong styles! With Phil Miller, Richard Sinclair, Hugh Hopper, Elton Dean, etc. © 1998.

ALEC K. REDFEARN & THE EYESORES - THE BLIND SPOT (Cuneiform RUNE 244) CD ex+/m-co £7.50 £5.00 - An offbeat mixture of indie-pop, folk & neo-classical genres. © 2007.

#  THE RESIDENTS - HAVE A BAD DAY (Euro Ralph CD 013: DP) CD £11.00 £8.00 - This features music composed to accompany an interactive CD-Rom called "Bad Day On The Midway". © 1996.

THE RESIDENTS - ROADWORMS (Euro Ralph CD 023: DP) CD £11.00 £6.00 - © 2000, new recordings of works from the 1998 studio album "Wormwood". An unlikely mixture of musics!

BORIS SAVOLDELLI & ELLIOTT SHARP - PROTOPLASMIC (Moonjune MJR025: DP) CD £11.00 £3.00 - Wild stuff from Savoldelli (vocals/electronics) & Sharp (guitars/sax/electronics).

KLAUS SCHULZE - DAS WAGNER DESASTER (Revisited REV 033: DP) 2CD m/vg £9.00 £5.00 - Live in Paris & Rome (May 1994). Plus 19 minute bonus track: "Encore Seville".

#  SEHT - DEAD BEES ((THE((QUIET)EARTH))SUITE) (PseudoArcana PA097: CC) CD ex+/m £7.00 £5.00 - New Zealand experimentalist Stephen Clover. Sonic & abstract works. © 2008.

#  PETER SEILER - FLYING FRAMES (Innovative Communication IC 710.057) CD m/ex+ £9.00 £6.00 - Debut synth solo from former Tritonus leader, with a soundtracky mix of styles. © 1986.

JONN SERRIE - PLANETARY CHRONICLES, VOL. 1 (New World Music NWCD 033) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £4.00 - 2002 reissue of this 1992 collection of archive recordings (1983-84).

#  SHAPESHIFTER - MAUREEN ANDERSON'S SHAPESHIFTER (Shapeshifter ShapeCD014) CD £5.00 £2.50 - Maybe I could describe this as... “Nico & The Faction meet a cabaret act, an Elton John/Keith Emerson personallity at the keys, a jazz-punk drummer & a wannabe prog bass/guitarist”. Features samples courtesy of Genesis P. Orridge & Larry Thrasher.

SHAPESHIFTER - SHIFTING GEAR (Shapeshifter) CD £5.00 £2.50 £2.00 - Recorded in 1 day in Spring 2007, this is the rough 'n' ready live sound of Shapeshifter, but with Maureen's vocals to the fore! Basically, the band seem to be freaking out whilst Maureen "struts her stuff".

SH.TG.N - SH.TG.N (Moonjune MJR046: CC) CD ex+/ex+ £8.00 £2.00 - Belgian eccentric/varied fusion, grunge/death metal/jazz-rock/RIO & Zappa-isms all rolled into one. © 2012.

SIYANIE - SHINING OF UNITY (Moonsun MS005: CC) CD ex+/m £6.00 £3.00 - Russian ambient drone project, aka Sergey Ilchuk. © 2012. This also features Neznamo & Kshatriy.

IOS SMOLDERS - MUSIC FOR CD-PLAYER (Staalplaat STCD 077) CD ex+/ex+ £7.50 £3.00 £2.00 - 99 tracks for you to program & make your own compositions. © 1994.

JOS SMOLDERS - TEXTURES AND MOBILES (Conv CNV R01: CC) CDR ex+/vg+ £4.00 £2.00 - Rumbles, sonic scribbles, sizzles & subsonics in Wehowsky/RLW territory. © 2004.

SOLAR LODGE - ETERNITY INTO STILLNESS (Angel CD2) CD ex/ex £7.00 £2.00 - Italian experimental duo of Enrico Angarano & Fulvio Biondo. © 1992.

SPINIFEX - HIPSTERS GONE BALLISTIC (TryTone TT559-055: CC) CD m/m £8.00 £2.00 - European jazz quintet (based in Holland) with RIO edge, hints of the Blessing, but also some thrashy bits.

THE STINKING BADGER - CHUNX VOLUME 1 (TaperTime: CC) CDR ex+/m £7.00 £3.00 - Collection of solo recordings (1990-97) by one time New 7th Music and A Band associate, aka Teledu. Demonstration pressing, this has 51 tracks instead of 49 on release version, total time = 67'00".

THE STINKING BADGER - CHUNX VOLUME 1 (TaperTime TT01) CDR m/m £9.00 £4.00 - Release version, has 49 tracks instead of 51 (some are different), total time = 64'16".

ANDY SUMMERS - SYNAESTHESIA (Esoteric ECLEC 2430: 1xBT,RM) CD m/m £7.00 £2.50 - Reissue of his 1995 solo on CMP, varied fusions with Ginger Baker, Mitchel Forman, Jerry Watts, etc.

#  TANGERINE - MEMOIRE (Spalax 14855) CD £11.00 £8.00 - French light folk & rock with English & French vocals. Their 2nd album originally on Crypto, © 1976.

#  TANGERINE DREAM - TOURNADO (Documents/Eastgate 232645: DP) CD m/ex+ £6.00 £4.00 - Edgar & Jerome Froese live in Zabrze (23/4/1997).

#  TANGERINE DREAM - VALENTINE WHEELS (Documents/Eastgate 232646: DP) CD m/ex+ £6.00 £4.00 - "Live at the Shepherds Bush Empire London 1997". © 1998.

TARAB - SURFACEDRIFT (Naturestrip NS3001: DP) CD ex+/ex+ £7.00 £2.50 - Australian sonic enviromentalist Eamon Sprod. Obviously inspired by the likes of The Hafler Trio, etc. © 2004.

TAUS - THE ORGAN OF CORTI (L'innomable: CC) CD ex/ex £6.00 £2.50 - Tim Blechmann & Klaus Filip, producing a kind of low-key RLW/Wollscheid sonic tapestry. © 2007.

TÔ - ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (Fissur ur 04) CDR ex+/m £5.00 £2.00 - French sonic explorer Thomas Tilly. Location recordings from Guniea with manipulation & reconstruction at home. © 2005.

TOPOGRAFIA - GENIUS LOCI (Greytone Grey005: DP) CD m/ex+ £7.00 £2.50 - Polish ambient musician Maciej Banasik. © 2010.

FRANCOISE TOULLEC LA BANQUISE - EL[LE] (Gazul GA 8696) CD m/ex+ £7.50 £3.00 - French classical avant-garde meets free-jazz, very bleak & sterile. Not RIO as Musea claim. © 2009.

#  TRACE - TRACE (Musea FGBG 4144.AR: RE) CD £11.00 £8.00 - 1974 debut from Dutch classical rock trio, ex-Ekseption/Focus, fiery instrumental progressive. The bonus tracks are from the "Progress/Tabu" single.

TZESNE - CROSSING TIERRAHUECA (Taalem alm 55) 3"CDR m/m £3.50 £1.00 - Spanish sound artist, no idea who he really is. © 2009.

#  ULTRA MILKMAIDS - V/S PART 2 (Verato Project verazitat 015: CC) CDR m/ex+ £5.50 £4.00 - French spacious/abstract mutated accordion & flute. 1996-97 recordings. Promo copy!

#  UNOMA - CROMA (Luna Negra CDLN-25/Musea FGBG 4506.AR) CD £11.00 £8.00 - Spanish largely instrumental fusion prog with some licks that reminding of Ray Russell/Jeff Beck territory meets The Enid when gets a bit more classical edged. © 2003.

#  CORRIE VAN BINSBERGEN - SELF PORTRAIT IN PALE BLUE (Brokken Records BR006: DP) CD m/m £7.00 £5.00 - Dutch soft, scuttly David Torn (bit Terje Rypdal) type guitar moods.

#  FRED VAN DUIJNHOVEN - BREUK (P.J.J. 04: CC) CDS ex+/m £2.00 £1.00 - Dutch drummer, mainly solo drums but does feature guests on two tracks. © 2013.

#  CYRILLE VERDEAUX & PASCAL MENETREY - ETHNICOLOR'S (Clearlight 888 Music C8M-104) CD new/ex £9.00 - Combining Africa, Aboriginal & South American cultures with synths & sound sampling, this is very much wildlife/geographic documentary type music.

#  PAUL VNUK JR. (MA JA LE) - SILENCE SPEAKS IN SHADOW (Hypnos hyp2134) CD ex+/ex £6.50 £5.00 - Atmospheric synth from USA, © 2001.

#  C.W. VRTACEK - SILENT HEAVEN (Cuneiform Rune 79) CD ex+/ex £6.00 £4.00 - Forever Einstein's leader's earlier solo releases: "Learning To Be Silent" (minus 1 track, © 1986) & "When Heaven Comes To Town" (© 1989).

KOICHI WATANABE - ELECTRONIC MUSIC 1978-1979 (Doppelganger DPCD-01) CD m/ex+ £12.00 £6.00 - Japanese electronic music composer.

KOICHI WATANABE - ELECTRONIC MUSIC 1979-1988 (Doppelganger DPCD-05) CD ex+/m £10.00 £5.00 - This would seem to be all performed on a Korg MS-10.

#  XHOL - HAU-RUK (Germanofon 941065) CD m/ex+ £8.00 £6.00 - Live in concert, just 2 tracks: "Breit" is cosmic jazz whereas "Schaudel" is dirty Faustian/Alcatraz type blues. 1st CD release.

FRANK ZAPPA - JAZZ FROM HELL (Rykodisc RCD 10549: RE) CD ex/ex+ £4.50 £2.00 - Synclavier music with odd dissonance. One of his best from the mid-1980's. © 1986.

 

Various Artists

 

#  BLACK POINT: SAMPLER 1994-1998 (Black Point BP0109-2) CDR m/m £5.00 £4.00 - Label sampler: Chadima/Binder/Charvat, Ser Un Peyjalero, Psi Vojaci, Chadima & Fajt, Zikkurat, etc.

KLANG-BILDER (Innovative Communication IC 05953: CC) CD ex+/vg+ £9.00 £3.00 - Sampler inc. some unique extracts. This version was never sold but came free with the 1998 IC campaign catalogue (not included here). With Klaus Buntrock, Dancing Fantasy, G.E.N.E., Megabyte, Software, etc.

KRAUTROCK KARNIVAL (SAS 5) CD £9.00 £3.00 - Wide-ranging synth through to stoner from Damo Suzuki's Network, Circle, Appliance, Kubusschnitt, Foreign Spaces, Cookin' With Kurt, etc.

PRODUCT 06 (Crónica 023) CD vg+/ex+ £5.50 £2.00 - Largely abstract soundscapes of reversed/stretched/mutated sound by: Pawel Grabowski, The Beautiful Schizophonic, James Eck Rippie & Paulo Raposo. Nice Mellotron sample loops on last track! © 2005.

TESTAMENT (RRRecords RRR-CD-21) CD ex/ex £4.00 £1.00 - Avant-garde/experimental musics: John Wiggins, Jerome Noetinger, RLW, Thomas DiMuzio, Tim Walters, Michael Prime, etc. © 1993.

WANDLUNGEN UNPLUMP (DEGEM CD 11: DP) CD m/ex £6.00 £2.00 - Electroacoustic & noise stuff, with German text on some tracks. Seven artists inc. Ralf Hoyer. © 2014.

 

Records

 

#  ALTER NATIVES - GROUP THERAPY (SST 185) LP ex/ex+-co £8.00 £6.00 - Eccentric USA fusion outfit, reminds of Elliot Sharp, Lounge Lizards, John Zorn, or RIO/ left-field vein - with some Volcano The Bear & Material edges. © 1988.

BUDKA SUFLERA - CZAS CZEKANIA, CZAS OLSNIENIA (Polton LPP-011: IN) LP vg+/vg £5.00 £3.00 - Polish blues-rockers. © 1984.

#  FAMILY - IT'S ONLY A MOVIE (Raft RA 58501: IN) LP vg-vg+/vg £3.50 £2.50 - Leicester's most famous 1960's/1970's prog act. © 1973.

#  JADE WARRIOR - WAVES (Island L-35,826) LP vg+/nc £3.00 £2.00 - © 1975. More subtle & flowing, this also has a more symphonic feeling. Obscure Australian pressing, no cover.

JEAN MICHEL JARRE - MAGNETIC FIELDS (Polydor POLS 1033: IN) LP ex+/ex £5.00 £3.00 - © 1981.

#  KAYAK - PHANTOM OF THE NIGHT (Vertigo 6413 507: IN) LP ex/ex £6.00 £4.00 - Dutch lightweight progressive, here with a Genesis edge. © 1978.

DIDIER LOCKWOOD GROUP - DIDIER LOCKWOOD GROUP (JMS 032: IN) LP ex+/nc £4.00 £2.00 - Someone bought this off us a few years ago with the vinyl for "The Kid" inside. © 1984.

MARC OGERET - VIVRE (Vogue 574034: GF) LP ex/vg+ £9.00 £3.00 - Well-known jazzers with singer Marc Ogeret. For those that like unusual French chanson in Manset/Higelin vein. © 1981.

#  THE ORDINAIRES - THE ORDINAIRES (Dossier ST7509) LP ex/ex £9.00 £6.00 - New Yorkers in Fred Frith meets chamber RIO mix, like a rocky Michael Nyman? Very lively! © 1985.

#  ANTHONY PHILLIPS - SIDES (Passport PB 9834: IN) LP ex/ex-co £4.00 £3.00 - 1978 varied prog/songs based album in the Genesis vein, & it's quite nice too!

#  THE PINK MICE - IN SYNTHESIZER SOUND (Europa E 1011) LP ex/g+ £5.00 £3.50 - Classical rock adaptations of Bach, Tschaikowsky, Schumann, Mozart, Suppe & Beethoven, with kitshy synth lead. A session band featuring Lucifer's Friend musicians.

GILES REAVES/JON GOIN - LETTING GO (MCA 6283) LP ex+/ex £8.00 £4.00 - Giles Reaves is nowadays a member of Spacecraft (US) cosmic new-age band & soundtrack composer.

#  SEVENTH WAVE - THINGS TO COME (Janus JXS7008) LP vg?/g+-co £3.00 £2.00 - Highly synthesized progressive, ex-Second Hand keyboardist & drummer. © 1974.

THIJS VAN LEER - INTROSPECTION (CBS S 64589) LP vg+/vg+ £4.00 £2.00 - 1972 album of flute fronted tracks by Focus leader, includes versions of "Focus I" & "Focus II".

 

Music Cassettes

 

APHASIA - REQUIRED (Atmoject ATMO 03) MC m/m £4.00 £2.00 - UK sound artist Richard Johnson. Abstract The Hafler Trio meets Merzbow type stuff. © 1995.

STEVEN CRAGG - DISCOVERY (New World NWC 434) CD m/m £4.00 £2.00 - Upbeat & ambient didgeridoo, etc. New-age album featuring Phil Thornton on 1 track. © 1997.

RUNESTONE - MYSTERIES (New World NWC 283) MC m/m £4.00 £2.00 - Lush romantic with flutey synth music (new-age), from Chris Green & Robert Fenner. © 1995.

VAULT 13 - VAULT 13 (private) MC m/m £8.00 £4.00 - "Instrumentals From The Sonic Sideshow" Obscure 1990's US instrumental freakadelic garage band, who sound very 1960s!

 

Music Videos

 

CARAVAN - BEDROCK 1990 (Bootleg) DVDR m/m £5.00 £2.50 - Reformation concert in 1990, as seen on Central TV's "Bedrock" series. 52 minutes playing time. Plus a bonus audio track (9'59").

#  MIKHAIL CHEKALIN - PORUGANIE PATSIFIKA (DirectMedia) DVD m/m £8.00 £6.00 - Music DVD with art slide-show visuals. PAL 4:3 colour, 80 minutes. © 2007.

STEVE HACKETT - BEDROCK LIVE 1990 (Bootleg) DVDR m/m £5.00 £2.50 - Complete "Bedrock" perfomance (58'27"). Compiled from "Live!" (Castle VHS) & "Horizons" (Classic Rock DVD).

#  JAN NICKMAN, PAUL SPEER & DAVID LANZ - NATURAL STATES / DESERT VISION (Bootleg) DVDR m/m £5.00 £4.00 - 2 films directed by Jan Nickman, produced & engineered by Paul Speer, with instrumental music by Speer & Lanz, featuring Deuter! Total = 96'24"

#  PASSPORT - MONTREUX JAZZ FESTIVAL 1980 (bootleg) DVD m/m £5.00 £4.00 - "Oceanliner" period concert (10/7/19870) plus a 4'42" version of "Mandragora" from "Musikladen" in 1973.

#  THIS HEAT - I.C.A. 27.12.80 (Bootleg) DVDR m/m £5.00 £4.00 - 41'21" concert recording. Cleaned-up & re-edited from a grainy avi video, enhanced, balanced & boosted!

 

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