* Special 10th Anniversary 2LP +12″ Blue Marvel Trifold Edition
Like the self-proclaimed “Spiderman” who climbed Chicago’s Sears Tower with no harness, Sufjan Stevens scales dusty prairies, steel factories, and two hundred years of history in the second installment of his 50 State Project, “ILLINOIS”, a 22-track anthematic tone poem to The Prairie State.
An engrossing [...]
* 2LP Gatefold Edition
Inspired by jazz, soul, and traditional Korean music, SHIN JOONG HYUN started his career in the mid-1950s, performing for US troops stationed locally after the Korean War armistice of 1953. While his English language skills were limited, the young player had no trouble communicating through his trusty electric guitar, but Shin [...]
* CD Edition + 20-page booklet
The story of electronic music pioneer Kerry Leimer continues with a focus on his auteurist studio project Savant.
Compiling the standalone album, 1983’s The Neo Realist (At Risk), with Savant’s debut 12″ and a grip of compilation and unreleased tracks, Artificial Dance documents Leimer’s complete collaborative venture into the unpredictable [...]