Jah Wobble : The Lago Years
Emotional Rescue (2x12" LP) ERC 035
A captivating listen that touches on post punk and no wave all the way through to dreamy psychedelia and the kind of world music Jah Wobble would become so well known for later on in his career. An essential collection for any lovers of leftfield music and mysticism.
Gunner Moller Pedersen : Stoned
Frederiksberg Records (12" LP) FRB 003
Official re-issue of Danish electronic music from 1974! ‘Stoned’ by Gunner Møller Pedersen is a pioneering partly-electronic composition. Gunner believes that it’s musically “out of category”. It was created for a slide show with focus on sculptures by the late american photographer Stuart Fox.
Gabriel Saloman : Movement Building Vol. 3
Shelter Press (12" LP) SP085LP
Gabriel Saloman completes his Movement Building cycle of works for dance on Shelter Press with a pensively climactic third volume. Plangent echoes of monotone Krautrock and militant snare rolls march across a cinematic no-man’s-lands, urged by shoegaze guitars and neo-classical chamber orchestration
Various Artists : Trax Test (Excerpts From The Modular Network 1981-1987)
Ecstatic (2x12" LP) ELP030
25-track compilation of obscure Italian post-punk/new wave peaches c. 1981-1987, remastered and cut by Matt Colton from the original tapes, includes 16-page booklet of images, essays + notes.
Oluko Imo : Praise Jah
Invisible City Editions (12" EP) ICE 012
An elevated electronic mantra that perfectly fuses synthy soca disco with spiritual afro-Trinidadian leanings. It’s a timeless piece of music that sounds as visionary today as it did when it emerged from the aether back in 1979.
W. Barthel / M. Böhm / R. Bauer : Timeless Horizons
Growing Bin Records (2x12" LP) gbr 003
2x vinyl compilation, Including a double sided A4 insert. Timeless Horizons is a compilation of songs originally released on three private press LPs: Auf Der Suche (1984), Zeitlos (1986) and New Horizons (1988). Original copies are almost impossible to find these days..