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A_DONTIGNY - GEISTESWISSENSCHAFTEN (No Type IMNT 0715) CD
£8.00 £2.00 £1.00 - Wild stuff, sampling all sorts of musics,
& fusing it all into a patchwork of sound collage, music, noise, glitch
AFFLUX - BORDEAUX TNT (andOAR/Alluvial and/all 1: CC) CD
£8.00 £4.00 £3.00 - Sound environment/collage in realms of
Michael Prime, abstract Asmus Tietchens, etc. Curious stuff from French trio of
Eric Cordier, Jean-Luc Guionnet & Eric La Casa. © 2006.
A.F.R.I. STUDIOS - GOODBYE IF YOU CALL THAT GONE (Lucky
Kitchen LK 012: CC) CD ex+/ex+
£6.00 £1.00 £0.50 - Unusually
packaged German atmos/free-form (indiscribable) sonics.
ANDUIN - FOREVER WAITING (SMTG 5-008) CD ex+/m
£3.00 - Jonathan Lee from Richmond, Virginia. Experimental electronic/sonic
artist who likes to use echoey harmonica! This is industrial sludge, probably
due to it being mastered by James Plotkin. © 2008.
JEAN-PIERRE ARNOUX - GIFT (Alpha Bravo 001) CD ex+/m
£7.50 £5.00 - 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.
# ASIANOVA - LOVE
LIKE A VEILED THREAT (Radiotarab Rt002/Eibon Asi057: CC) CD ex+/m
£5.50 - American band who sound like a mix of Robert Rich & Lustmord. ©
GILLES AUBRY - BERLIN BACKYARDS (Cronica 036-2008: CC) CD
£9.00 £3.00 £2.00 - 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 -
PLANET X (Bluebox BB002) CD m/m
£8.00 £4.00 - Synthesist &
multi-instrumentalist of Iranian origin based in Germany. Using nature
soundscapes on this one. © 2006.
# AMIR BAGHIRI -
TIME (Bluebox BB0704) CDR m/m
£5.50 £4.00 - Synthesist &
multi-instrumentalist of Iranian origin working in Germany. Reissue of a 1998 CD on Arya.
# AMIR BAGHIRI -
DREAMRESOURCES (Bluebox BB0705) CDR m/m
£5.50 £4.00 - As the title
implies, a very spacious/dreamy outing, towards atmospheric Steve Roach.
Originally released on Neuronium Records in 2002.
GREGORIO BARDINI - SENTINELLE DEL MATTINO (The Eastern Front
008: CC) CD ex+/m
£8.50 £2.00 £1.00 - 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.
M. BEHRENS - CONTRACTION (Digital Narcis DNCD 006) CD ex+/m
£4.00 £3.00 - German sonic artist working mainly with natural sounds,
scribbly, noise, crackle, glitch & sonic wedge stuff, in RLW, Bernhard
Gunter, Asmus Tietchens realms. © 1999.
JAAP BLONK - TRACES OF SPEECH (Kontrans 760: CC) CD m/m
£2.00 £1.00 - Interesting electroacoustic, but too many jabbering
repeated voices. © 2014.
BRABENEC-KOMAREK-TOPOL-OPLISTILOVA-KARAFIAT-BRABEC - KONEC LETA (Black
Point BP-92-2) CD
£14.00 £10.00 - Eccentric ex-Plastic People project: a
radical & complex blend of Czech underground, jazz, folk & archetypal
multi-cultural RIO styles. Fascinating, bizarre & challenging! © 1995.
# PHILIPPE CAUVIN -
CLIMAGE (Musea FGBG 4518.AR: 5xBT) CD
£11.00 £6.00 - Bizarre esoteric
music for guitar & vocals from the leader of Uppsala. (& those vocals
are very strange!)
# CENTROZOON - THE
CULT OF BIBBIBOO (Burning Shed bshed 0202: DP) CD m/ex
£7.00 £5.00 -
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
£3.00 £2.00 - German electro/indie band. Brazilian reissue of their 1992
album which reminds of Cocteau Twins & such-like.
MIKHAIL CHEKALIN - MONO OPERA "WHAT IS PO..?" (MIR
Records MCD 1041) CDR m/m
£8.00 £6.00 £4.50 - Russian
experimental synthesist, this has voice-reciting by Natalya Vlassova. © 2014.
LEO CIESA - COAT OF ARMS (Soundyard 001: CC) CD ex/m
£3.00 £1.00 - "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 £1.00 - Two Russian ambient musicians
working under odd pseudonyms. © 2008. Elaborate arty postcard size portfolio
cover/package with 3 inserts.
JESSIE ALLEN COOPER & BUDDY KITHARA - HEAVEN SENT
(Cooper Sound Waves CSW3841-2) CD ex+/m-co
£7.00 £2.00 £1.00 -
John Surman/Stephan Micus-ish lightweight stuff.
# ROBERTO DANI -
DRAMA (Stella*Nera 2008/2: CC) CD ex+/m
£9.00 £6.00 - Curious improvised
drums, percussion & prepared zither. Like an avant weird Laraaji meets
Takemitsu at times? © 2009.
ALPHONSE DE MONTFROYD - SILENCE (Adnoiseam: CC) 3"CDR
£4.00 £1.00 £0.50 - #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+
£6.00 £4.50 - 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
£8.00 £5.50 - Leicester varied jazz-fusion band. Original compositions
& cover versions (Chick Corea, etc). © 1995.
THOMAS DIMUZIO - LOUDEN (Odd Size CD OS 20) CD m/ex+
£6.00 - Anthology of 1987 & 1989 recordings (including 4 tracks from an old
Generations Unlimited release).
# DR. AFTERSHAVE -
IN THE DIVING BELL (Garden of Delights CD 181) CD
£13.00 £8.00 - Jazz
fusion from three Missus Beastly members: Burkard Schmidl, Norbert Dömling
& Marlon Klein. Previously unreleased live at the Zuckerfabrik Stuttgart
DON'S MOBILE BARBERS - VERSION TWO POINT ZERO (Cordelia
£5.00 £4.00 £2.00 - Lopsided pop: if The Residents or
Flying Lizards had been a 1960s beat band?
# THE (EC) NUDES -
VANISHING POINT (ReR N1) CD
£9.00 £6.00 - Eccentric twist on Art Bears
& Thinking Plague type sound, international trio spurred on by Chris
Cutler's unique drums.
# EELA CRAIG - MISSA
UNIVERSALIS (Erdenklang 50822) CD
£12.00 £9.00 - Their award winning,
highly synthesized rock mass sung in four languages. Long deleted CD. © 1978.
ENTARTE - FUSION (Firework Edition Records FER 1007) CD
£7.00 £2.00 £1.50 - Minimal noise stuff from this Swedish duo
(unknown elsewhere?) recorded Fylkingen & EMS, Sweden 1998.
# FORREST FANG'S SANS SERIF - UNBOUND (Projekt PRO257: CC) CD m/ex+ £8.00 - "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 £5.50 - Duo of Todd Montgomery & Gayle
Ellett (of Djam Karet), producing a music that feels more like Oregon than
# LUC FERRARI -
CYCLE DES SOUVENIRS (1995-2000) (Blue Chopsticks BC8) CD
£11.00 £9.00 -
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)
£9.00 £3.00 £2.00 - 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 £2.00 -
Sounds like an endlessly opening to a KS 1990s work, quite nice for ambient
# TODD FLETCHER - STAR (Arya Y02) CD ex+/m £7.00 £5.50 - 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/ex+
£8.00 £6.00, m/vg+ £7.00
£3.00 £2.00 - Aka Robert Scott Thompson, ambient dreamy synths/tonal
with temple bells. © 1998.
# MATTHIAS FREY -
TRAILS AND TRACES (INAK 9058: DP) CD
£11.00 £7.00 - A mixture of ethnic
& classical jazz musics, fusions that often remind of Leicester's Chris
Conway, ex-PSI. © 1998.
# FRED FRITH -
ACCIDENTAL (ReR/Fred ReR/FRA 01: DP) CD
£11.00 £9.00 - Unreleased
1995-96 multi-instrumental solo works: diverse, weird, atmospheric &
# FRED FRITH -
PRINTS (ReR/Fred ReR/FRA 02: DP) CD
£11.00 £9.00 - Promoted as Fred's
first collection of songs since "Cheap At Half The Price" - 1987-2001
GAL - HINAUS:: IN DEN, WALD (Klanggalerie gg52) CD ex+/vg+
£2.00 £1.50 - Austrian composer Bernhard Gal. Sounds like a haiku poet
(female) reading & walking on crumpled paper! © 2004.
GUILLAUME GARGAUD - HERE (KVIST 005: CC) CD ex+/ex+
£4.50 £3.50 - Curious experimental guitars, electronics, etc. A bit
Jean-Francois Pauvros/early Steve Tibbets-like. © 2009.
LISA GERRARD - WHALE RIDER (4AD CAD 2304CD: DP in O-card) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - Soundtrack to a film by Niki Caro, includes voice
excerpts from the film. © 2003. # RON GEESIN - BLUEFUSE (Headscope HEDCD 002) CD £9.00 £7.00 - Ron
defuses the blues, sucks it up & snorts it out, twists it up & plays
with it... Some of the pottiest Geesin yet! © 1993. # RON GEESIN - RONCYCLE1: THE JOURNEY OF A MELODY (Tonefloat TF106:
CC) CD £12.00 £9.00 - Extremely varied Ron Geesin album, with all sorts of
styles & surprises, & that unique akilter style that could be no one
else. © 2011.
GIRON - CLOUDS (Music2dream M2D03) CD m/ex+
£3.00 - Spanish melodic synths & sequencers, his 3rd release. © 2017.
GOBLIN - SQUADRA ANTIGANGSTERS (Cinevox CD MDF 324: 3xBT) CD
£11.00 £8.00 £6.00 - 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
£6.00 - 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 £6.00 - Symphonic fusion outing
from well-known jazz-fusion keyboard player & band. © 1982.
# JEFF GREINKE -
LOST TERRAIN (Silent SR9219) CD m/m
£9.00 £7.00 - 1990-92 recordings, in
a very subtle mood with big cavernous reverb, bell-like & shimmering tones,
pianistic noodles, etc.
# JEFF GREINKE -
OVER RUINS / MOVING CLIMATES (Projekt ARCHIVE 21) CD ex+/m
£8.00 £6.00 -
Collection of tracks from 1984 & 1986 cassette releases. © 2006 reissue.
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+
£5.00 - Lively fusion of jazz & ethnic styles, with Shobha Gurtu, Pat
Metheny, Louis Sclavis, Joe Zawinul, etc. © 1993.
# GURU GURU - MOSHI
MOSHI (Think Progressive TPCD 1.705.001) CD
£9.00 £7.00 - Extremely
varied 1997 album, with Luigi Archetti (Tiere Der Nacht) replacing Dieter
MICKEY HART - AT THE EDGE (Rykodisc RCD 005) CD ex+/m
£6.00 £4.50 - 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: with obi) CD m/m
£11.00 £9.00 - Weird
squonks & jazz plonks from this bizarre Japananese duo. © 2005.
# STEVE HILLMAN -
MATRIX (Cyclops CYCL 011) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - Debut on CD for TD/space-rock
inspired synthesist/guitarist (& some flutes). For those into cosmic &
melodic/rhythmic styles. © 1994.
MAYA HOMBURGER & BARRY GUY - CEREMONY (ECM New Series
1643/453 847-2) CD ex+/ex+
£9.00 £7.00 £5.00 - Kinda classical
moody scrappy violins & double bass.
# HORIZON TRIO -
CATCH IT IF YOU CAN (ZenneZ Records ZR1311001: DP) CD m/m
£2.00 - Dutch world-jazz trio (alto clarinet/vocals/guitar+violin) led by
Steven Kamperman. © 2013.
# HOYRY-KONE - HUONO
PARTURI (Laskeuma LR667/Nordic Notes NN051: RM) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - RIO
inspired Finnish progressive. Their frenzied & extremely varied 2nd album,
INDIANHEAD - THE GUN SPEAKS (Headstone CDSTONE3: CC) CD
£3.00 £1.00 - Noisy industrial & dark techno grunge madness, ex-New
World Chaos. Limited Edition. © 1997.
HANS JOACHIM IRMLER - LIFELIKE (Staubgold 44: DP) CD
£7.00 - 2003 debut solo from Faust keyboard player. Abstract, experimental
& minimal musics.
# GIYA KANCHELI -
EXIL (ECM New Series 447 808-2: RE) CD ex+/ex+
£7.00 £6.50 £5.00
- Georgian composer. Seriously moody atmos classical. © 1995.
SIEGFRIED KESSLER - MAN AND ANIMALS (Spalax SPALAXCD14613)
£7.00 £5.00 £3.50 - Experimental jazz works for Höhner
clavinet, Fender Rhodes & acoustic piano. © 1977. # BERND KISTENMACHER - ELECTRONIC GOES BENEFIT (Green Tree GTR 094)
CD m/ex+ £10.00 £7.00 - Recording of a charity event held in January 1989 to
create money for the "Planetarium am Insulaner" in
Berlin-Schoeneberg. Quality Berlin School synth. © 1999.
# BERND KISTENMACHER
- BEST OF BEST (Green Tree GTR 095) CD ex+/ex+
£8.50 £6.00 - 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+
£10.00 £7.00 - 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+ £10.00
£7.00 - Two
tracks, recording date unspecified! © 1999. # BERND KISTENMACHER - TOTALLY VERSMOLD (Green Tree GTR 098) CD
m/ex+ £10.00 £7.00 - Recorded live in Versmold (a small German village) on 27th
October, 1996. © 1999.
KUTIN - MENORA (Karate Joe KJ021: DP) CD m/m
£1.00 - Improvised works by one Peter Kutin from Austria (member of Dirac). ©
GUNTER LENZ SPRINGTIME - ROARING PLENTIES (L+R Records CDLR
£9.00 £7.00 £5.00 - Gunter Lenz's jazz supergroup,
with Bob Degen, Johannes Faber, Leszek Zadlo, etc. © 1980.
LHASA CEMENT PLANT - I AM PROVIDENCE (Flydaddy fly-032) CD
£4.00 £1.00 - 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
£2.00 £1.00 - 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
£11.00 £8.00 - With just 2 original Makam
members, this finds them turned into a Balkan/Transylvanian cross-culture
combo. © 2001.
ALAIN MARKUSFELD - ROLL OVER THE EIGER TRAIL (Aloha Music:
DP) CD m/ex+
£8.00 £6.00 £3.00 - Compilation: 4 tracks from
"Le Désert Noir", 3 tracks from "Platock", plus 6
# MAXWELLS - MAXWELL
STREET (Long Hair LHC00028: 4xBT) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - Odd album out on
MPS, as these were a Danish beat band turned fusion, akin to Burnin' Red
Ivanhoe. © 1969.
DARIUSZ MAZUROWSKI - TALES OF FICTITIOUS ANIMALS AND OTHER
EARLY ELECTRONIC PIECES (De eM
Studio) CDR ex+/ex+
£4.00 £2.00 £1.00 - 1989-91 works. Note:
paper label CDR.
MK. ORCHESTRIN - - 28 + ALIENI (Ambiances Magnétiques AM 080
CD: CC) CD ex+/ex+
£6.00 £2.00 £1.00 - Aka Mirko Sabatini, a
drummer/experimentalist (inspired by Chris Cutler?). © 1999.
# MESMERICO -
MAGNETE (Octopus records OCT002) CD
£5.00 £4.00 £3.00 - Italian
# MUSIC FOR
INSTALLATIONS - LIVE AT THE MUSEUM OF FINE ARTS (Databloem DB062-2015) CDR m/m
£5.00 - Soundscapes & field recordings together with sounds from the
website Freesound. Project of one Pieter Gyselinck. © 2015.
NEKTAR - MAGIC IS A CHILD (Bacillus 289·09·005: RE) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - USA album, with American guitarist Dave Nelson (Roy
Albrighton had joined Snowball). © 1977.
NEU! - NEU! 75 (CD N 990) CD m/vg+
£2.50 - The embryo of La Dusseldorf: Dinger, Rother, Dinger & Lampe. ©
# NEUE AERA -
AERABIAN (Long Hair LHC 00096) CD
£13.00 £8.00 - Debut release from the
Muck Groh instigated Aera reformation, also featured are Christoph Krieger
& Wolfgang Teske. © 2010.
# MANI NEUMEIER -
SKETCHES (Important imprec161: CC) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - Varied 2007 album,
with drums, jungles, fusions & more. There's even a mass body drum bit!
# MANI NEUMEIER
& GUESTS - TERRA AMPHIBIA 2 (Captain Trip CTCD-108) CD
£11.00, m/vg+ £9.00 £7.00 - More of a hybrid of late-1990s Guru Guru
incarnations than volume 1, with Archetti (Guru Guru & Tiere Der Nacht)
& Reffert (Flute & Voice & late-1980's Guru Guru) making a more
upbeat music. © 1998.
NOSESOUL: FRANCESCO PALADINO & OPIUM - ANGEL GHOST &
HUMAN SHADES (Hic Sunt Leones HSL 032) CD ex+/ex+
£3.50 - Cosmic atmos stuff from Italian duo. © 2006.
# NOSTALGIA - BEYOND
HORIZON (Practising Nature PN07018) CDR m/m
£6.50 £5.00 - Collaboration
between Rüdiger Gleisberg, Mathias Grassow & Carsten Agthe. Nice ambient. ©
# OCTOBER EQUUS
QUARTET - ISLA PURGATORIO (Clamshell Records CR 15) CD
£10.00 £8.00 -
Alternative jazz-fusion incarnation featuring jazz saxophonist Alfonso Muñoz. ©
# OPIUM -
SYMPATHETIC FLYING OBJECTS (Silentes 200507) CD m/m
£9.00 £7.00 -
Ambient artist Matteo Zini, doing slightly ethnic spiced, drone, tone, floaty
stuff, that's sometimes a little musical! This one also features Alio Die as
guest. © 2005.
OUTER LIMITS - OUTER MANIA (Musea FGBG 4916) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - Live/demos circa 1980-1984, early King Crimson &
neo-Japanese prog mix.
DANIEL PADDEN - PAUSE FOR THE JET (Dekorder 026: CC) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - 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
£11.00 £8.00 £6.00 - Venezuelan largely instrumental
prog (some tracks with female vocals) with Emerson organ feel, towards bands
like Ars Nova. © 2005.
CARLOS PERON - DIE SCHOPFUNG DER WELT (Revisited REV 041:
£13.00 £8.00 £6.00 - Spooky conceptual work, with texts
& dark symphonic edges. © 1984.
PHAENON - SUBMERGED (Malignant TUMORCD 30: DP) CD ex+/ex+
£5.00 £3.50 - 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 £2.00 - 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 £1.50 - Two US musicians. 39'36"
piece of atmospherics, in Rapoon/Troum vein. © 2008. ^^ BRENDAN POLLARD & MORE -
COLLECTION VOLUME TWO (Acoustic Wave AW015: CC) CDR ex+/m £6.50 - Solo tracks
& collaborations, rare & unreleased tracks (2004-2009). © 2012.
# RAISON DE PLUS -
AU BOUT DU COULOIR (Musea FGBG 4168.AR) CD
£11.00 £9.00 - French 1995
progressive, hints of Ange, Atoll, Versailles, nicely crafted & strong.
THE RESIDENTS - HAVE A BAD DAY (Euro Ralph CD 013: DP) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - 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
£6.00 £4.50 - © 2000, new recordings of works from the 1998 studio album
"Wormwood". An unlikely mixture of musics!
REUTER/BODDY - PURE (DiN 17) CD
£10.00 £7.50 - A mix
of Frippertronic & fusion & ambient techno? Quite a bizarre mixture! ©
- VICTOR (MiG 00422: RM,DP) CD
£15.00 £11.00 - Legendary Austrian 2LP
fully fledged symphonic rock opus featuring both The Royal Philharmonic
Orchestra & The Vienna Academy Chamber Choir, that ranges from relaxed
ballads through to hard-rock, including many surprises, lots of keyboards &
Krautrocky feel. Nice package too. © 1975.
# STEVE ROACH -
LIGHT FANTASTIC (Fathom 11094-2) CD m/m
£11.00 £9.00 - © 1999. With
guests: Vidna Obmana, Vir Unis & Stefin Gordon.
# STEVE ROACH &
BYRON METCALF - THE SERPENT'S LAIR (Projekt 107) 2CD m/m
£14.00 £10.50 -
Didgeridoo & djembes plus synths, effects, etc. © 2000. Version with slip
# STEVE ROACH &
VIDNA OBMANA - CAVERN OF SIRENS (Projekt 73) CD m/m
£9.00 £7.00 - Jewel
case version of this 1997 collaboration.
# STEVE ROACH &
VIDNA OBMANA - INNERZONE (Projekt 132) CD ex+/m
£8.00 £6.00 - Deep, yet
ethereal zone-out music. © 2002.
# ROTOMAGUS - THE
SKY TURNS RED (Lion Productions LION 660) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - Obscure
French hard-rock band (1969-1971) with occasional Vanilla Fudge edges. It seems
that Philippe Doray was a member. "Complete Anthology" featuring
their 3 singles, a 39+ minute unreleased demo (an abandoned LP), & 2 other
tracks (listed under singles, but no label info).
# SAMKHA - SAMKHA
(Boheme CDBMR810027) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - Ethnic music from St.
Petersburg, an acoustic ensemble with the panache of The Rain Garden, Aquabats,
Oregon, & the likes.
# BORIS SAVOLDELLI
& ELLIOTT SHARP - PROTOPLASMIC (Moonjune MJR025: DP) CD
- Wild stuff from Savoldelli (vocals/electronics) & Sharp (guitars/sax/electronics).
KLAUS SCHULZE - DAS WAGNER DESASTER (Revisited REV 033: DP)
£9.00 £5.00 £3.50 - Live in Paris & Rome (May 1994).
Plus 19 minute bonus track: "Encore Seville".
# PAUL SCHUTZE - DEUS EX MACHINA (Tone Casualties TCCD9712) CD ex/ex+ £7.50 £5.50 - "The Soundtrack Panic Heat Vengeance". © 1989. Australian experimental synthesist (ex-Laughing Hands).
# SEBASTIAN HARDIE -
LIVE IN L.A. (Musea FGBG 4272.AR) CD
£11.00 £9.00 - Live reformation for
a concert in Los Angeles at "Progfest 1994" (6/11/1994). Material
from their 2 LPs.
SEHT - DEAD BEES ((THE((QUIET)EARTH))SUITE) (PseudoArcana
PA097: CC) CD ex+/m
£7.00 £5.00 £3.50 - 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 £4.50 - Debut synth solo from former
Tritonus leader, with a soundtracky mix of styles. © 1986.
SHAPESHIFTER - MAUREEN ANDERSON'S SHAPESHIFTER (Shapeshifter
£5.00 £2.50 £1.50 - 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
SHAPESHIFTER - SHIFTING GEAR (Shapeshifter) CD
£2.50 £1.50 - 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
SH.TG.N - SH.TG.N (Moonjune MJR046: CC) CD ex+/ex+
£2.00 - Belgian eccentric/varied fusion, grunge/death metal/jazz-rock/RIO &
Zappa-isms all rolled into one. © 2012.
SIGUR RÓS - TAKK... (EMI 337 252 2: CC) CD ex/ex+
£5.00 £3.50 - 4th album from this popular Icelandic post-rock band, ©
# GEORGE A. SPECKERT
- REQUIEM, FOR A WORLD AFTER (Mental Experience MENT009CD: CC) CD m/m
£3.00 - Varied synth music outing with some really nice guitar, a bit like
Tyndall, with touches of 80s TD, & at its best towards Velvet Universe.
Promo copy in polysleeve sleeve.
THE STINKING BADGER - CHUNX VOLUME 1 (TaperTime: CC) CDR
£7.00 £3.00 £1.00 - 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 =
THE STINKING BADGER - CHUNX VOLUME 1 (TaperTime TT01) CDR
£9.00 £4.00 £2.00 - Release version, has 49 tracks instead of
51 (some are different), total time = 64'16".
# SYNERGY - COMPUTER
EXPERIMENTS, VOL. 1 (Voiceprint VP300CD) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - 1981 totally
out of character ambient album. This is slowly unfolding trance states with
just 3 big tracks. One of the finest albums of its type.
# TANGERINE -
MEMOIRE (Spalax 14855) CD
£11.00 £9.00 - French light folk & rock
with English & French vocals. Their 2nd album originally on Crypto, © 1976.
# TANGERINE DREAM -
UNDERWATER SUNLIGHT (Castle Music CMRCD654) CD m/m
£6.50 £4.50 - © 1986.
With Paul Haslinger replacing Johannes Schmoelling.
TANGERINE DREAM - TOURNADO (Documents/Eastgate 232645: DP)
£6.00 £4.00 £3.00 - Edgar & Jerome Froese live in
TANGERINE DREAM - VALENTINE WHEELS (Documents/Eastgate
232646: DP) CD m/ex+
£6.00 £4.00 £3.00 - "Live at the
Shepherds Bush Empire London 1997". © 1998.
TARAB - SURFACEDRIFT (Naturestrip NS3001: DP) CD ex+/ex+
£2.50 £1.50 - 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
£2.50 £1.50 - Tim Blechmann & Klaus Filip, producing a kind of
low-key RLW/Wollscheid sonic tapestry. © 2007.
TÔ - ELAEIS GUINEENSIS (Fissur ur 04) CDR ex+/m
£2.00 £1.50 - French sonic explorer Thomas Tilly. Location recordings
from Guniea with manipulation & reconstruction at home. © 2005.
# DAVID TOLLEFSON -
NEW EYES ON THE UNIVERSE (Hypnos hyp1805) CD
£12.00 £9.00 - Minimal
Frippian soundscapes, with Schulzian edges & barely recognisable as guitar.
# DAVID TOLLEFSON -
NEAR AND FAR (Hypnos hyp1919) CD
£12.00 £9.00 - Varied guitar
performances, swamped in a myriad effects & processing. Dark &
mysterious stuff, but with an underlying melodic focus. © 1999.
TOPOGRAFIA - GENIUS LOCI (Greytone Grey005: DP) CD m/ex+
£2.50 £1.50 - Polish ambient musician Maciej Banasik. © 2010.
FRANCOISE TOULLEC LA BANQUISE - EL[LE] (Gazul GA 8696) CD
£7.50 £3.00 £1.00 - French classical avant-garde meets
free-jazz, very bleak & sterile. Not RIO as Musea claim. © 2009.
# TROUM - SYZYGIE
(Cold Spring CSR183CD) CD
£12.00 £9.00 - 2013 collection of tracks from
compilations, featuring recordings from 1999-2002. Ex-Maeror Tri.
# TROUM - ACOUASME
(Cold Spring CSR213CD) CD
£12.00 £9.00 - Dark ambient/noise/drone/sonic
wedges from this German experimental band. © 2015.
TRACE - TRACE (Musea FGBG 4144.AR: RE) CD
£8.00 - 1974 debut from Dutch classical rock trio, ex-Ekseption/Focus, fiery
instrumental progressive. The bonus tracks are from the
TWO AL'S - AND THE COWGIRLS KEPT ON DANCING (Brokken Records BR007: DP) CD m/m £8.00 - Interesting mostly John Cage like prepared piano & percussion. © 2013.
# NIK TYNDALL -
VOICES OF ASIA (Musique Intemporelle 76896403282) CD
£13.00 £10.00 - ©
1993, that patent Nik Tyndall style, but with an ethnic flair. (With PC ROM
UNOMA - CROMA (Luna Negra CDLN-25/Musea FGBG 4506.AR) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - 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.
# 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 -
NOCTURNES DIGITALES (Clearlight 888 Music C8M-102) CD
£11.00 £9.00 -
Cyrille (ex-Clearlight) in a very sedate classical mood, with tinkling ivories
& flutey synths. © 1981 (originally a Fortuna cassette).
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.
# VIDNA OBMANA -
TWILIGHT OF PERCEPTION (Projekt: ARCHIVE 15) CD m/m
£9.00 £7.00 -
Belgian multi-instrumentalist Dirk Serries, this is a sampler of tracks circa
1990-1995 (with rare cuts).
KOICHI WATANABE - ELECTRONIC MUSIC 1978-1979 (Doppelganger
DPCD-01) CD m/ex+
£12.00 £6.00 £4.50 - Japanese electronic music
KOICHI WATANABE - ELECTRONIC MUSIC 1979-1988 (Doppelganger
DPCD-05) CD ex+/m
£10.00 £5.00 £3.50 - This would seem to be all
performed on a Korg MS-10.
BLACK POINT: SAMPLER 1994-1998 (Black Point BP0109-2) CDR
£5.00 £4.00 £1.00 - Label sampler: Chadima/Binder/Charvat,
Ser Un Peyjalero, Psi Vojaci, Chadima & Fajt, Zikkurat, etc.
KLANG-BILDER (Innovative Communication IC 05953: CC) CD
£9.00 £3.00 £2.00 - 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,
PRODUCT 06 (Crónica 023) CD vg+/ex+
£1.50 - 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
£0.50 - Avant-garde/experimental musics: John Wiggins, Jerome Noetinger, RLW,
Thomas DiMuzio, Tim Walters, Michael Prime, etc. © 1993.
# VARIATIONS: A
LONDON COMPILATION (Paradigm Discs PD 01) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - Experimental,
avant-garde, industrial, etc. All new music by: John Wall, Andrew Jacques,
Crow, Alquimia, John Grieve, Kymatik, Adam Bohman.
# VARIATIONS 2
(Paradigm Discs PD 05) CD
£8.00 £6.00 - Avant-garde/electronic/bizarre
sounds from: Akemi Ishijima, Michael Ormiston, Tom Wallace, Hugh Davies, Bob
Cobbing & Lawrence Upton, John Grieve, Clive Graham, Rolf Gehlhaar. WANDLUNGEN UNPLUMP (DEGEM CD 11:
DP) CD m/ex £6.00 £2.00 £1.00 - Electroacoustic & noise stuff, with German
text on some tracks. Seven artists inc. Ralf Hoyer. © 2014.
# AQUARIUM -
АКВАРИУМ (Melodia С60
25129 005) LP vg+/g+
£3.00 £2.00 - Russian rock band lead by Boris
Grebenshchikov. They come across as the Russian Bonzo's on record. © 1986.
# PIERRE BENSUSAN -
MUSIQUES (Rounder 3038) LP ex+/ex+
£7.00 £5.00 - French-Algerian folk
guitarist & singer. A varied collection of folk tunes & improvisations.
FAMILY - IT'S ONLY A MOVIE (Raft RA 58501: IN) LP vg-vg+/vg
£1.50 - Leicester's most famous 1960's/1970's prog act. © 1973.
# JADE WARRIOR -
WAVES (Island L-35,826) LP vg+/nc
£3.00 £1.00 - © 1975. More subtle
& flowing, this also has a more symphonic feeling. Obscure Australian
pressing, no cover.
# KARAT - DER BLAUE
PLANET (Amiga 8 55 929) LP vg/vg+
£4.50 £3.00 - DDR progressive with
Pink Floyd & Novalis influence. Not one of their best, but not bad. © 1982.
# DIDIER LOCKWOOD
GROUP - DIDIER LOCKWOOD GROUP (JMS 032: IN) LP ex+/nc
£2.00 £1.00 -
Someone bought this off us a few years ago with the vinyl for "The
Kid" inside. © 1984.
# PATRICK MORAZ -
THE STORY OF I (Charisma CDS 4002: GF,IN) LP vg-ex/ex
£3.50 £2.50 -
French Swiss keyboard wizard. This solo is shortly after he left Yes. © 1976.
MARC OGERET - VIVRE (Vogue 574034: GF) LP ex/vg+
£2.00- Well-known jazzers with singer Marc Ogeret. For those that like unusual
French chanson in Manset/Higelin vein. © 1981.
ANTHONY PHILLIPS - SIDES (Passport PB 9834: IN) LP ex/ex-co
£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
£3.50 £2.50 - 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
£3.00 - 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
£1.50 - Highly synthesized progressive, ex-Second Hand keyboardist &
drummer. © 1974.
MARK SHREEVE - CRASH HEAD (Jive Electro HIP 42) LP new/nc
£1.00 - Nothing like his earlier cosmic synth albums, here he was the top UK
power-synthesist. © 1988.
VANGELIS - CHARIOTS OF FIRE (Polydor POLS 1026) LP vg-ex/vg
£1.50 - 1982 version with "Accademy Award. Best Original Score 1981"
on front cover.
THIJS VAN LEER - INTROSPECTION (CBS S 64589) LP vg+/vg+
£1.00 - 1972 album of flute fronted tracks by Focus leader, includes versions
of "Focus I" & "Focus II".
# RICK WAKEMAN -
JOURNEY TO THE CENTRE OF THE EARTH (A&M AMLH 63621: GF,BK) LP vg-ex/ex
£2.00 - Concept work narrated by David Hemmings. © 1974.
# RICK WAKEMAN -
WHITE ROCK (A&M AMLH 64614) LP ex/ex
£4.00 £2.00 - 1976 film
# WISHBONE ASH - NEW
ENGLAND (MCA MCG 3523: GF) LP vg+/vg+
£4.00 £2.00 - © 1976.
# YES - GOING FOR
THE ONE (Atlantic K50379: triple-GF,IN) LP vg-ex+/ex
£4.50 £3.00, vg/vg £3.00
£2.00 - 1977 album, with the return of Rick Wakeman. With very lavish triple
# GARETH HARDWICK
& MACHINEFABRIEK (Low Point LP014) LP ex+/m
£10.00 £7.50 - Pressed
on semi-clear vinyl! Side each: Gareth Hardwick (ooze drone stuff towards
Troum/very floaty Vidna Obmana), Machinefabriek (slabs of sound in Asmus Tietchens/Maeror
APHASIA - REQUIRED (Atmoject ATMO 03) MC m/m
£1.50 - UK sound artist Richard Johnson. Abstract The Hafler Trio meets Merzbow
type stuff. © 1995.
STEVEN CRAGG - DISCOVERY (New World NWC 434) MC m/m
£2.00 £1.50 - Upbeat & ambient didgeridoo, etc. New-age album
featuring Phil Thornton on 1 track. © 1997.
THE NICE - FIVE BRIDGES (Charisma 7208 567) MC m/ex+
£4.00 £3.00 - Highly influential English prog band fronted by Keith
Emerson. Their 4th album, © 1970.
RUNESTONE - MYSTERIES (New World NWC 283) MC m/m
£2.00 £1.50 - Lush romantic with flutey synth music (new-age), from
Chris Green & Robert Fenner. © 1995.
TOMITA - SNOWFLAKES ARE DANCING (RCA ARK1 0488) MC m/ex+
£4.00 £3.00 - Japanese classical synthesist. © 1982.
# ANT-BEE - THE GIRL
WITH THE STARS IN HER HAIR (Goss Films) VHS m/ex+
£5.00 £3.50 - 1991
rare video demo from Zappa/Mothers inspired US band, only 6'50" but...!
# 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.
# KING CRIMSON - ON
TV 1972-74 (Bootleg) DVDR m/m
£3.00 £2.00 - "Beat-Club" 1972
(5'40"); Central Park, New York 1973 (11'53"); Melody TV 1974 (29'12");
+ 1973 interview (6'17").
# JAN NICKMAN, PAUL
SPEER & DAVID LANZ - NATURAL STATES (Miramar MPV-8401) VHS ex+/m
£6.00 - Film directed by Jan Nickman, music by Speer & Lanz. © 1985.
# JAN NICKMAN, PAUL
SPEER & DAVID LANZ - NATURAL STATES / DESERT VISION (Bootleg) DVDR m/m
£3.50 - Two films directed by Jan Nickman on one DVDR. Total = 96'24"
# QUIKION + LITHUMA
QNOMBUS - LIVE (Poseidon PPS-001) DVD m/ex+
£19.00 £14.00 -
Collaboration by these 2 bands in concert, in the vein of After Dinner or
Wha-Ha-Ha, but with accordion as lead solo instrument, European folk melodies
and such-like. The female singer resembles Haco. NTSC format, © 2005.
# THIS HEAT - I.C.A.
27.12.80 (Bootleg) DVDR m/m
£5.00 £3.50 - 41'21" concert recording.
Cleaned-up & re-edited from a grainy avi video, enhanced, balanced &
# GLASTONBURY FAYRE
(Redemption SPR 001) VHS ex/ex
£5.00 £3.50 - Documentary about the first
Glastonbury festival, featuring music by Magic Michael, Family, Melanie, Arthur
Brown, Kingdom Come, Quintessence, Daevid Allen & Gong, Fairport
Convention, Traffic, etc. <18 cert>
# LET'S DANCE WITH
IRREGULAR RHYTHMS (Magaibutsu MGDV-02) DVD ex/m
£9.00 £7.00 - Japanese
release, all-region NTSC format. Live at FAB (20/7/2002): Ruins (19'01"),
Aburadako (10'42"), Pochakaite Malko (22'48"), Cicala-Mvta
(22'28"). NTSC format.
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