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4/13/2008 - 4/19/2008

Notable new releases this this week from Windy Weber, M83, the Brian Jonestown Massacre, Ellen Allien, and Joseph Arthur. On the reissue side of things, you'll find a whole slew which include titles from Stars of the Lid, Elliot Sharp, Sun Ra, the Mekons, Air, and singer-songwriter turned children's book author, Shel Silverstein.

*Air, "Moon Safari: 10th Anniversary Edition" (Astralwerks) 2xCD+DVD
Ando, "Habitat" (Binemusic) CD
Ellen Allien, "Boogy Bytes Vol. 4" (BPitch Control) CD
American Princes, "Other People" (Yep Roc) CD
Apparat, "Things to be Frickled: Parts & Remixes" (Shitkatapult) 2xCD
Joseph Arthur, "Crazy Rain" (Lonely Astronaut) CD
*Beat of the Earth, "S/T" (Radioactive Records) CD
Christopher Bissonette, "In Between Worlds" (Kranky) CD
Marek Bois, "Boissche Untiefen Part 1" (Rrygular) 12"
Brainville 3, "Trial by Headline" (Recommended) CD
*Bread, Love and Dreams, "The Strange Tale of Captain Shannon and the Hunchback" (Sunbeam) LP
The Brian Jonestown Massacre, "My Bloody Underground" (A Records) CD
*The Brian Jonestown Massacre, "Bravery, Repetition and Noise" (A Records) LP
*Borbetomagus, "Live in Allentown" (Agaric) CD
Pier Bucci, "Hay Consuelo" (Alphabet City) 12"
Cafeneon, "S/T" (Station 55) CD
John Cage, "Seven/Quartets I-VIII" (Neos) CD
*John Cale/Terry Riley, "Church of Anthrax" (Columbia) LP
*Don Cherry, "Live at Cafe Monmarte 1966 Volume Two" (ESP-Disk) CD
*Ornette Coleman, "Town Hall 1962" (ESP-Disk) CD
*Gal Costa, "Gal" (Dusty Groove) CD
Da Fresh feat. Xenia Beliayeva, "Oh Boy!" (Dance Electric) 12"
John Dahlbäck, "Winners & Fools" (Pickadoll Music) CD
John Daly, "Solitaire/Back It Up" (International Records Recordings) 12"
Maxime Dangles, "Speicher 59" (Kompakt) 12"
Kiku Day and Henry Kaiser, "Zen Kaiju" (Balance Point) CD
Dan Dediu, "Piano Pieces" (Neos) CD
Renaldo Domino, "I'll Get You Back/Two Years, Four Days" (Numero Group) 7"
Donk Boys, "Jamalaya" (Trapez) 12"
*Eater, "The Album" (Anagram) 2xCD
Eruption, "Live Action, 1972 Wuppertal" (Qbico) 2xLP
Fennesz/Jeck/Matthews, "Amoroso" (Touch) 7"
Fire Room, "Broken Music" (Atavistic) CD
Marcus Fix, "Yes You Know Me EP" (Below) 12"
Frightened Rabbit, "The Midnight Organ Fight" (FatCat) Digital/CD/LP
*Hartmut Gerken, "Amanita" (Qbico) 2xLP
Philip Glass, "Complete String Quartets" (Signum U.K.) 2xCD
The Gossip, "Live in Liverpool" (Red Ink) CD
*The Great Society, "Born to be Burned" (Sundazed) CD
*Hair Police, "S/T" (Hospital Productions) CD
Lou Harrison, "Por Gitaro: Suites for Tuned Guitars" (Mode) CD
Abdel Hadi Halo & the El Gusto Orchestra of Algiers, "S/T" (Honest Jon's Records) CD
Hototogisu/Prurient, "Snail on a Razor" (Hospital) CD
Junior Boys, "No Kinda Man" (Get Physical Music) 12"
Jun06, "Salamis" (Broque) 12"
Henry Kaiser, "Domo Arigato Derek-Sensei!" (Balance Point) CD
Kawabata, "Persuasion" (Drumpoet Community) 12"
*Sneaky Pete Kleinow, "The Shiloh Records Anthology" (Sundazed) CD
Nikola Kodjabashia, "The Most of Now" (Recommended) CD
The Kooks, "Konk" (Astralwerks) CD
James Last, "James Last in Los Angeles" (Bureau B) LP
*Frank Lowe, "Black Beings" (ESP-Disk) CD
Michael Maksymenko, "Businesscide" (Recommended) CD
Frank Martiniq, "The Astropopshop" (Kickboxer Germany) 12"
M83, "Saturdays=Youth" (Mute) CD
The Mighty Striker Shoots At Hits" (Moll-Selekta) CD
*Mekons, "The Mekons Story: 1977-1982" (Buried Treasure Records) CD
Meneguar, "The In Hour" (Woodist) LP
Mentalic, "Prague Remixed" (Etui) 12"
Paul Metzger, "Gedanken Splitter" (Roartorio) LP
The Miners of Banal, "S/T" (Recommended) CD
Missy Dee & the Melody Crew, "Missy Missy Dee" (Numero Group) 12"
MLZ, "Crossed Swords (Alice Loop)" (Modern Love) 12"
Brendon Moeller, "Elixer EP" (Echocord) 12"
Motorpsycho, "Little Lucid Moments" (Rune Grammofon) CD/2xLP
*MFSB, "Muthafunkinsonofabitch: The Truth Behind the Philly Legend" (Funkadelphia) LP
*Oneness of Juju, "African Rhythms" (Black Fire Music) LP
*Oneness of Juju, "Chapter Two: Nia" (Black Fire Music) LP
Andy Ortmann, "Octagonist" (Nihilist Records) DVD-A
Charlemagne Palestine, "From Etudes to Cataclysms" (Sub Rosa) 2xCD
Kenneth Patchen/Lawrence Ferlinghetti, "Rebel Poets of America" (El Records) CD
Perc/Tom Pooks & St. Thomas, "Speicher 57" (Kompakt) 12"
The Plastic Constellations, "We Appreciate You" (French Kiss) CD
Popshop, "Plaisir Noir" (Stattmusik) 12"
Rekleiner, "Some People" (Murmur) 12"
Russian Tsarlag/Blue Shift, "Thank You For The Plastic Surgery You've Given Me/The Burrow" (Rare Youth) LP
S-Max & Fym, "Astro Hard-Bop" (Boogizm) 12"
Samuel L. Session & Martin H, "The Leap" (Klap Klap) 12"
Conrad Schnitzler, "00/346 + 00/380: Mixes 1" (Orac) 12"
Elliott Sharp, "Rheo~Umbra" (Neos) CD
*Elliot Sharp, "Spring & Neap" (Neos) CD
Shonky, "Time Zero Remixes EP" (Freak n' Chic) 12"
Solar & Poppcke/Roberto Rodriguez, "Lightest Shades of Grey" (Ostwind Records) 12"
*Shel Silverstein, "Inside Folk Songs" (Water) CD
*Shel Silverstein and the Red Onions, "Hairy Jazz" (Water) CD
Sissy Spacek, "California Ax" (Helicopter) 4xCD
*Spooky Dance Band, "Scary Reality/Nightmare Fantasy" (Mississippi Records) 2xLP
*Stars of the Lid, "Avec Laudenum" (Kranky) LP
Steadycam/Nightguy, "Speicher 58" (Kompakt) 12"
Stebmo, "S/T" (Southern Lord) CD
*Stained Glass, "Crazy Horse Roads" (Fallout) LP
*Meic Stevens, "Gwymon" (Sunbeam) LP
*Igor Stravinsky, "Music for Four Hands" (Arbiter) 2xCD
*Sun Ra, "Media Dreams" (Art Yard) 2xCD
Jugend Sutcliffe, "This is the Truth" (Hospital) CD
Tadeo, "Cosmos Remixes" (Apnea) 12"
*Taj Mahal Travellers, "Live Stockholm July, 1971" (Drone Syndicate) 2xCD
Tall Firs, "Too Old To Die Young" (Ecstatic Peace) CD
*Tape, "Opera Plus" (Hapna) CD
*Tape, "Milieu Plus" (Hapna) CD
Thank You, "Terrible Two" (Thrill Jockey) LP
Steven Kovacs Tickmayer, "Cold Peace Counterpoints" (Recommended) CD
*T2, "It'll All Work Out in Boomland" (Acme Gramophone/Lion Productions) CD
*T2, "S/T" (Acme Gramophone/Lion Productions) CD
The Triads, "Now I Can Hold My Head Up High/If You're Looking For Love" (Numero Group) 7"
Sven Vath, "The Beauty & the Beast" (Cocoon) 12"
*Velvet Night, "S/T" (Fallout) CD
Vibert/Simmonds, "Rodulate" (Rephlex) CD
Reinhard Voigt, "All In" (Kompakt) 12"
John Wiese & C. Spencer Yeh, "New York/Atlanta" (Helicopter) CD
Wighnomy Bros., "Metawuffmischfelge" (Freude Am Tanzen) CD
Windy Weber, "I Hate People" (Blue Flea) CD
Wighnomy Brothers, "Metawuffmischfelge" (Freude am Tanzen) CD
Stefan Wolpe, "Lieder - Battle Piece" (Neos) CD
Yuganaut, "This Musicship" (ESP-Disk) CD
Zaimph, "Sexual Infinity" (Hospital) CD
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