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8/24/2008 - 8/30/2008

A slow week at nearing the end of the summer has few new releases hitting the shelves. Some highlights include Alias, Boyd Rice & Z'EV, Tussle, and a DVD with Fantomas and Melvins Big Band on Ipecac.
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10417 Hits

8/17/2008 - 8/23/2008

It's a massive week of new releases with things due from Stereolab, Pram, The Walkmen, Z'EV vs. Pita, an EP from Jesu and a 22-CD singles box from The Shamen.
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10992 Hits

8/10/2008 - 8/16/2008

This week, lookout for The Bug, Acid Mothers Temple, and yet another Jesu split 12" (this one with Battle of Mice).
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8813 Hits

8/3/2008 - 8/9/2008

The first full week of August is overflowing with new releases. New stuff is due this week from Ida, Prints, The Faint, David Vandervelde, and a couple 7" singles due from Atlas Sound Mika Vainio.
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22121 Hits

7/27/2008 - 8/2/2008

Look for new things this week from Ellen Allien, Sonic Youth, James Jackson Toth, and the 2xLP edition of the Atlas Sound debut on Kranky.
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8844 Hits

7/20/2008 - 7/26/2008

Look for a whole mess of new releases this week including Prurient, CSS, Loved, Zozorba, as well as a split 7" from Jay Retard and Deerhunter; a collaboration between Helena Espvall (of Espers) and Masaki Batoh (of Ghost); Dead Can Dance reissues on SACD,
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9866 Hits

7/13/2008 - 7/19/2008

It's a light week this week but there's still new stuff due this week from Venetian Snares, Daedelus, Hold Steady and Black Devil Disco Club.
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9149 Hits

7/06/2008 - 7/12/2008

New stuff available this week includes Wire, Liars, Lustmord, Melvins, Daedelus, Architecture In Helsinki, and Ratatat while old stuff is re-surfacing from Damon & Naomi, Bad Religion, Libertines, and Fiery Furnaces.
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11320 Hits

6/29/2008 - 7/5/2008

There's more old stuff out this week than new stuff, with reissues due from Liquid Liquid, Marc Almond and Soft Cell, and A Guy Called Gerald. New stuff includes music from The Chap, The Durutti Column, and Tricky.
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9556 Hits

6/22/2008 - 6/28/2008

Fresh releases out this week from Nurse With Wound, Pelt, Hecules & Love Affair, Odd Nosdam, and Sigur Rós. Reissues include classics from Glenn Branca and Gore, as well as a deluxe edition of Liz Phair's Exile in Guyville. Also of note is a live CD+DVD package from Babyshambles and the second volume of Sub Rosa's Musics in the Margin series entitled Bôkan!.
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10218 Hits

6/15/2008 - 6/21/2008

Look for new things in the stores this week from The Notwist, The War On Drugs, Children of the Sixth Root Race, Wold Parade, and Silver Jews as well as another deluxe reissue from Sebadoh.
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9225 Hits

6/8/2006 - 6/14/2006

New and notable releases this week include stuff from Cloudland Canyon with Lichens, Odd Nosdam, Paavoharju, Robert Pollard, Syclops, and Chicks On Speed while classic vault material surfaces from Yazoo, Scientist, 808 State, and Yellow Hand. Also worth a mention are a pair of massive LP boxsets from two Aussie industrial legends: S.P.K. and Severed Heads.
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10930 Hits

6/1/2008 - 6/7/2008

June kicks off with new releases from Fridge's Adem, Shearwater, Ladytron, Harvey Milk, and The Accidental as well as 12" singles from Animal Collective and Justice. Also of note are DVDs from Jandek and Low, a Steinski two-disc retrospective, and an OvO remix album.
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10578 Hits

5/25/2008 - 5/31/2008

Look for titles this week from Odd Nosdam, Andrew Liles & Jean-Hervé Peron, Spiritualized, and Lithops. Reissues include deluxe editions of classics from Clark-Hutchison, and Mogwai, as well as a pair of full lengths by Psychic TV. Also worth mentioning is a 3 disc comp of material by Kluster and a massive two volume biography and retrospective honoring artist Gary Panter, best known for his "post-nuclear punk-rock" comic icon, "Jimbo" and his award-winning set-design work on Pee-Wee's Playhouse.
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11613 Hits

5/18/2008 - 5/24/2008

New stuff this week includes Marc Almond and Michael Cashmore, Bonnie "Prince" Billy, Dresden Dolls, Indian Jewelry and Eric Chenaux while old stuff is due from Current 93, Mudhoney and Yazoo.
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10578 Hits

5/11/2008 - 5/17/2008

Look for new recordings this week from Grails, Burning Star Core, Philip Jeck, Tindersticks, Vetiver, and Nurse With Wound (whose disc also comes with a large book of paintings). Reissues include titles from 808 State, Vladislav Delay, and the classic RE/Search tome, "Pranks!".
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11158 Hits

5/4/2008 - 5/10/2008

Notable collaborations this week include Andrew Liles w/ Fovea Hex and Keiji Haino w/ Masami Akita. Other new releases are due from Terry Riley, Russian Circles, 16 Horsepower, EPs from Four Tet and Animal Collective, and of course we can't overlook Matmos' new full-length. Reissues include several albums each from Polvo, Spoon, and Ornette Coleman.
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11647 Hits

4/27/2008 - 5/3/2008

The shift from April to May finds us with a pair of notable new releases from Jandek and Bobby & Blumm. Reissues include a disc comprised of the until now out-of-print debut release and early singles from space-age pop master Juan Garcia Esquivel, a nice looking disc of comedian Bill Cosby's far-out soul/psych-funk meanderings with his group the Bunions Bradford Band, and a compilation of unreleased radio work from Orson Welles' Mercury radio theatre company.
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10070 Hits

4/20/2008 - 4/26/2008

Some great releases this week including new material from Grouper, Billy Bragg, Atmosphere, Pyramids, and Secret Chiefs 3. Reissues available include several each from Kluster, The Coup, and Parliament, as well as individual re-releases from Silver Apples, Acid Mothers Temple and Whitehouse. Also of of note is a brand-new live DVD from Pan Sonic.
 

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10317 Hits

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.
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