Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Out today: Mamiffer/Demian Johnston split cassette tape. New 18 minute track from Mamiffer (completed post-Mare Decendrii), comprised of organ, guitar, tapes and vocals. Mamiffer on this recording: Faith Coloccia and Aaron turner with Alex Barnett. 2 new tracks from Demian Johnston - guitar, metal desks, drones. Packaging: oversized tape box with 13 photo prints and design by Faith Coloccia. Released via Hydra Head Records and available through the Feral Pig, Sige and RTK stores. Limited to 110 copies.
Also available as of today via the Feral Pig webstore: Lotus Eaters "wurmwulv" 2xLP. Now on vinyl for the first time courtesy of Taiga Records, it includes alternate mixes of all 3 tracks from the original CD version, as well as an alternate mix of the track on the out of print Lotus Eaters 7" on Drone Records. The webstore has both the black vinyl version, and the silver vinyl which is sold out elsewhere. Lotus Eaters = James Plotkin, Aaron Turner and Stephen O'Malley. Paintings by Stephen Kasner, drawings/etched vinyl by Turner and package design by O'Malley.
Posted by Aaron B. Turner at 12:07 PM
Tuesday, March 29, 2011
A last minute show with Mamiffer/House of Low Culture/Jessika Kenney & Eyvind Kang benefitting relief efforts in Japan is now confirmed: April 5th at the Arabica Lounge in Seattle. If you are able to do so, please attend. Mamiffer will be debuting the newly expanded line-up (!), House of Low Culture will be playing some brand new material, and Eyvind and Jessika will be performing as a the magical duo they are. And it's all for a good cause....
Posted by Aaron B. Turner at 12:36 PM
Wednesday, March 23, 2011
Mamiffer "Mare Decendrii" now available as a digital download - both MP3 and FLAC versions available. Also, new House of Low Culture shirt now available from the SIGE and Feral Pig webstores. The HOLC shirt will be brought along on the Mamiffer tour in Europe, on which HOLC will be playing a few shows. The Mamiffer album is available below for your convenience.
Posted by Aaron B. Turner at 1:28 PM
Friday, March 18, 2011
Currently enjoying: Final "Dead Air", Metallica "Ride the Lightning", "The End of Manhood" John Stoltenberg, Sunno))) "Monoliths and Dimensions", Helms Alee "Weatherhead", Discordance Axis "The Inalienable Dreamless", "Preacher" Ennis and Dillon, Kevin Drumm "Necro Acoustic"....
Posted by Aaron B. Turner at 11:52 AM
Thursday, March 3, 2011
Tuesday, March 1, 2011
This April Mamiffer will be heading to Europe to play some shows. The new record "Mare Decendrii" will have just come out a couple weeks prior, so the timing seems about right for such an adventure. To add to our excitement about the tour, we're also fortunate enough to be playing some shows with Black Math Horseman, Pharaoh Overlord, Ulver, Master Musicians of Bukkake, House of Low Culture, as well as participating in the Sunno))) curated Roadburn festival. Tour dates are as follows:
04/09 Leipzig, Germany w/Black Math Horseman
04/10 Dresden, Germany w/Black Math Horseman
04/11 Jena, Germany w/Black Math Horseman
04/12 Berlin, Germany w/House of Low Culture
04/13 Hamburg, Germany w/Black Math Horseman
04/14 Duisburg, Germany w/Black Math Horseman
04/15 Tilburg, Holland, Roadburn Festival
04/16 Koln, Germany w/House of Low Culture
04/17 Kortrijk, Belgium w/Master Musicians
04/18 Paris, France w/Master Musicians
04/19 Turku, Finland w/Pharaoh Overlord
04/20 Tampere, Finland w/Pharaoh Overlord
04/21 Helsinki, Finland w/Ulver
Posted by Aaron B. Turner at 9:19 PM