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Electronics, avant classical, experimental, and other mind blowing sounds!


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Drumming
Nonesuch/Elektra (Germany), 1987. Used
A great recording of Steve Reich's seminal composition "Drumming" – an amazing blend of minimal percussion snatches, coming together to form a lyrical repetitive work of great beauty! Reich heads up the recording himself – working here with 9 percussionists, 2 vocalists, a ... CD
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Nonesuch, 1977. Near Mint-
No description available. LP, Vinyl record album
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Nude Paper Sermon
Nonesuch, 1969. Near Mint-
The piece, subtitled "Tropes for Actor, Renaissance Consort, Chorus, and Electronics", features Stacy Keach as the Actor, and makes heavy use of multitrack recording. LP, Vinyl record album
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Tibetan Bells
Island, 1972. Near Mint- Gatefold
Very trippy. The album purports to be the first time that Tibetan bells were ever recorded. We don't know if that's true or not, but it is a nice batch of space-out tracks that would have sounded great in the early days of FM radio. Wolff and Hennings wrote all tracks, and titles include "Kh ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Hef
Terp/Atavistic, 2002. Used
No description available. CD
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Veer & Haul
Stichting Wig (Netherlands), 2002. Used
No description available. CD
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Important Records, Late 50s/Early 60s/1995. New Copy 2CD
Groundbreaking electronic work from Else Marie Pade – an early student of musique concrete legend Pierre Schaeffer, but an artist who also took her music in a really unique direction! Pade uses electronics as a way of expressing interiority – particularly an individual's response to ... CD
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No Vertigo
Leo, 1995. Used
No description available. CD
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Tomorrow Knows Where You Live
Victo, 1991. Used
No description available. CD
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Sonitron (Spain), Early 60s. New Copy (reissue)
A wonderful album of early analogue electronics – originally issued with a title that billed it as "an astronaut's reflections while visiting the earth"! The sound here is way more outside than that, though – almost more as if the astronaut was an alien – with weird, ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Numero, 1970s. New Copy 2 LPs Gatefold
Spacey sounds from the enigmatic Iasos – a legendary figure in the 70s underground – and an artist with a heck of a great ear for organic electronics and unusual recording techniques! This cool collection of Iasos' music was put together by Carlos Nino with the guys at Numero – ... LP, Vinyl record album
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RVNG, Mid 70s. New Copy 2CD
Some of the most organic electronics we've ever heard – all material pulled from the private archives of Ariel Kalma, and issued here for the first time ever! Kalma's a hell of a compelling artist – one who had both ties to the more serious world of European electronic composition in ... CD
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Sonitron (Spain), Early 60s. New Copy (reissue)
Maybe the coolest record we've ever heard from the team of Tom Dissevelt and Kid Baltan – a record that's every bit as groundbreaking in its use of electronics, but even more playful overall! There's a slight touch of jazz at times – almost a Dick Hyman/Moon Gas sort of mode – as ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Ascension
99 Records/Superior Viaduct, Early 80s. New Copy (reissue)
A masterpiece of new music for guitar from the legendary Glenn Branca – a set that both draws on all the minimal experiments on the New York scene of the 70s, and the big wave of underground music at the end of the decade! Branca effortlessly fuses the rock and compositional communities here ... LP, Vinyl record album
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Elision Fields, 1972/1974. New Copy
Two rare soundtracks by Terry Riley – unsung examples of his musical genius during one of the the most fruitful periods in his career! Les Yeux Fermes features two very long tracks – each over 18 minutes long, and spun out with a spare, minimal groove that's very much in Riley's ... CD
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Odyssee (10CD set)
Universal (France), 1960s/1982/Late 2000s. New Copy 10 CDs
A really well-titled collection – given that it features the most important steps in the long musical journey of Pierre Henry – easily one of the most important electronic musicians of the 20th Century! The package offers a heck of a lot of amazing music for the price – and is ... CD
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L'Apocalypse
Universal (France), 1968. New Copy 2 CDs
The complete five part version of Pierre Henry's amazing "L'Apocalypse De Jean" – recorded in 1968, but presented here for the first time ever in its entirety! The expanded recording further takes off from the dark, spooky quality of the shorter original – with a sublime mix ... CD
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Sub Rosa (Belgium), Late 50s/1960s/1970s. New Copy
Groundbreaking work from Roberto Gerhard – a composer born in Spain, but who created some amazing electronic sounds in the British scene of the 50s and 60s – easily some of the first and most important electronic music to come from the UK! Gerhard was a key member of the newly-formed ... CD
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Adventures In Sound
El (UK), 1950s. New Copy
An amazing collection of experimental sounds from the European scene of the postwar years – key electronic and musique concrete recordings from some of the most important composers of the 20th Century! The package is a great introduction to this important stretch in music – and ... CD
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Cacophonic (UK), Late 50s/Early 60s. New Copy
An incredible collection of some of the earliest Lasry-Baschet recordings – some of the greatest avant French sounds of the late 50s! It's the union of two pairs of musically progressive siblings – sound and instrument engineers/sculpters Bemard and Francois Baschet and piano-trained ... LP, Vinyl record album
 
Updated February 28, 2015


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