Wednesday, October 24, 2012


Three new SIGE titles are available for order as of now via the SIGE webstore. They are as follows:

Mamiffer/Pyramids - split cassette - SIGE 017. A thirty five minute split from Mamiffer and Pyramids. Oversized tape box with custom packaging and a 28 page hand-sewn art booklet byFaith Coloccia. Edition of 100 copies. 

Jodis "Secret House/Black Curtain" 2 x cassette - SIGE 018. Both full length albums from Jodis, each on it's own cassette. Oversized hand painted tape box with custom packaging and a 28 page hand-sewn art booklet by Faith Coloccia. Edition of 75 copies. 

Menace Ruine "Alight in Ashes" 2 x LP - SIGE 016. The new full length from Menace Ruine. First pressing of 370 copies, housed in 3 color heavyweight screen printed jackets, with 2 color screen printed inserts and 2 colors of vinyl (black and red/black swirl). 

Mamiffer/Menace Ruine tour still underway. Thanks to all who have come and made this an enjoyable experience thus far. Looking forward to the rest!

Wednesday, October 10, 2012


Above: Cover for the Mamiffer/Pyramids split, forthcoming on Hydra Head Records/SIGE Records/Daymare Recordings. Artwork by Faith Coloccia. You can listen to the album in full here, courtesy of Tiny Mix Tapes. The LP (Hydra Head) will be available on 10/16, the tape (SIGE) and CD (Daymare) will be available 10/24.

This Sunday, October 14th, is the beginning of the Mamiffer/Menace Ruine European tour. Full dates below. We're very much looking forward to this tour, playing some new Mamiffer music, and spending time with our friends in Menace Ruine...

14-10-2012 Arena, Vienna Austria 
15-10-2012 Nkc Park, Zagreb Croatia
16-10-2012 eMCe, Velenje Slovenia

17-10-2012 Chet's Club, Bologna Italy
18-10-2012 Ligera, Milan Italy
19-10-2012 Queen Kong Club, Neuchatel Switzerland
20-10-2012 Dachstock, Bern Switzerland
21-10-2012 L'Espace B, Paris, France 

22-10-2012 Les Passagers Du Zinc, Besancon France
23-10-2012 Magasin 4, Brussels Belgium
24-10-2012 La Zone, Liege Belgium
25-10-2012 Winston, Amsterdam Netherlands
26-10-2012 Christuskirche, Bochum Germany
27-10-2012 Die Stadtmitte, Karlsruhe Germany
28-10-2012 HBC, Berlin Germany
30-10-2012 Firlej, Wroclaw Poland
31-10-2012 Klub Powiekszenie, Warsaw Poland
01-11-2012 Wydzial Remontowy,  Gdansk, Poland
02-11-2012 Artelis, Riga Latvia
03-11-2012 Von Krahl, Tallinn Estonia
04-11-2012 Korjaamo, Helsinki Finland

...and unrelated, a new video by David Bellard for an old Lotus Eaters track cane be viewed here. Thanks David. 

Thank you.

Vincent De-Roguin "Artificines", Deep Listening Band "Needle Drop Jungle", High On Fire "The Art of Self Defense", Richard Skelton "Verse of Birds", Merzbow "Merrzow", etc...

Thursday, October 4, 2012


I've drawn and designed a new shirt for Vacation Vinyl in Los Angeles. The top image above is an approximation of the final design, below it the original drawing. The shirt is available directly from the shop online or by going to the actual store. Thank you!

Current listening: Swans "The Seer", Daniel Menche & Anla Courtis "Yagua", Raspeberry Bulbs "Finally Burst", Einsturzende Neubauten "Berlin Babylon", Janne Westerlund "Oran", Ambarchi & Brinkmann "The Mortimer Trap", Jesu "Conqueror", Circle "Serpent", etc.