Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa - Elastic Astral Peel
WHITE HILLS - Importance 101
House and Land - False True Lover
Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa - Zaaab
WHITE HILLS - Attack Mode
Arbouretum - Woke Up on the Move
Pontiak - Tomorrow is Forgetting
Trans Am - Alles Verboten
Arbouretum - Fall From an Eyrie
ENTRANCE - Always The Right Time
Brokeback - Cairo Levee
ENTRANCE - Not Gonna Say Your Name
Emptyset - Border
SUMAC - Image of Control (Tokyodionysis Remix by Endon)
Emptyset - Speak
E - Candidate
Dommengang - Everybody's Boogie
Radian - Pickup Pickout
SUMAC - Clutch of Oblivion (Bleed Turquoise Remix)
Oozing Wound - Diver
Luke Roberts - Untitled Blues
E - Great Light
Helen Money - Vanished Star
Wrekmeister Harmonies - Light Falls I - The Mantra
Radian - Scary Objects
Wrekmeister Harmonies - Some Were Saved Some Drowned
Marielle V Jakobsons - White Sparks
Luke Roberts - Silver Chain
Helen Money - Become Zero
Rhyton - End of Ambivalence
Thalia Zedek Band - All I Need
Jackie Lynn - Alien Love
SUMAC - Rigid Man
Throws - Punch Drunk Sober
Colleen – Winter Dawn
SAICOBAB – SAICOBAB - SAB SE PURANI BAB Unboxing
Man Forever – Debt and Greed
Man Forever – Twin Torches
House and Land – House and Land - The Day is Past and Gone
Arbouretum – Fall From An Eyrie
Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa – Elastic Astral Peel
WHITE HILLS – Importance 101
Pontiak – Ignorance Makes Me High
ENTRANCE – Always The Right Time (Official Music Video)
Aseethe – Sever The Head (Part III)
Radian embarking on first U.S. headlining tour with new guitarist Martin Siewert
Radian, pillars of Vienna, Austria's thriving creative community, will be touring select U.S. cities this Fall in support of their album On Dark Silent Off, released late last year. This will mark Radian's first U.S. tour with guitarist Martin Siewert! Get stoked, and grab tickets while you can!
Raidan tour dates: Nov. 25 - Chicago, IL - Constellation Nov. 26 - Louisville, KY - TBC Nov. 28 - Philadelphia, PA - West Kensington Ministry Nov. 29 - New York City, NY - Murmrr Nov. 30 - Middlebury, VA - TBC Dec. 2 - Los Angeles, CA - Zebulon Dec. 3 - San Francisco, CA - The Lab
Wrekmeister Harmonies will unveil their shapeshifting nature at Roadburn 2018
Wrekmeister Harmonieswill be captivating hearts and minds onSunday, 22 April at the 013 venueatRoadburn 2018
Colleen shares the gorgeous video for "Winter Dawn"
Ahead of the release of her album A flame my love, a frequencyon Oct. 20th, Colleen has released the gorgeous, swirling video for the album's second single "Winter Dawn," directed by Connor Burke. The song finds Colleen contemplating beauty in the face of tragedy with warmly oscillating and finely tuned synthesizers, perfectly mirrored with Burke's slow-moving, colorful whirlpools of ink, silicone and paint.
Check out the video, and Colleen's upcoming tour dates below!
Colleen tour dates:
Oct. 29 - Portland, OR - Mississippi StudiosOct. 30 - San Francisco, CA - Swedish American Hall Nov. 1 - Los Angeles, CA - Zebulon Nov. 3 - Chicago, IL - Museum of Contemporary Art Nov. 5 - Philadelphia, PA - PhilaMOCA Nov. 8 - Brooklyn, NY - Good Room Nov. 10 - Montreal, QC - La Sala Rossa Nov. 12 - Toronto, ON - Array Music Nov. 14 - Asheville, NC - The Mothlight Nov. 19 - Washington, DC - Songbyrd Nov. 25 - Boulogne-Billancourt, FR - Festival BBmix Dec. 9 - London, UK - St. John on Bethnal Green
Dan Friel's blistering new trio Upper Wilds playing select U.S. shows this Fall
Just after the release of Upper Wilds' debut album Guitar Module 2017, the NYC trio have announced a series of select U.S. shows this Fall, including an album release show at Alphaville in Brooklyn with labelmates E!
Get there for some first-tour-ever face-melting action! We know Chicago is going to RAGE!
Upper Wilds tour dates: Oct. 7 - New York City, NY - Alphaville w/ E Nov. 9 - Baltimore, MD - EMP Collective Nov. 10 - Cleveland, OH - Survival Kit Nov. 11 - Chicago, IL - Situations w/ RLYR For all TJ tour dates: thrilljockey.com/tours
Trans Am uncover fan-made video for Sex Changes track "Obscene Strategies"
Ten years after the release of their album Sex Change, the triumphant trio that is Trans Am have uncovered a video for the album's track "Obscene Strategies." Earlier this year, Trans Am released the vinyl only California Hotelin tandem with a tour out to Roadburn Festival, and have reissued their classic albums Sex Change, Surrender to the Night, and Trans Amin celebration of Thrill Jockey's 25th anniversary.
The Body & Full of Hell announce intense, electrifying new album Ascending a Mountain of Heavy Light
On November 17th, 2017, The Body & Full of Hell will release their terrific new collaborative album Ascending a Mountain of Heavy Light! You can listen to the album's first single "Earth is a Cage" on our site, or add it to your playlists via Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/album/1Rm4kG04CUz14ITr5npJtL
Written and recorded in one week at Machines with Magnets in Providence, the music of Ascending draws from unexpected sources such as reggaetón and jungle (“Master’s Story”). There are some familiar guests to The Body fans, namely vocalist Chrissy Wolpert (Assembly of Light Choir) and Ben Eberle(Sandworm), as well as first time collaborator drummer Brian Chippendale(Lightning Bolt, Black Pus), whom both bands share a strong aesthetic of individualism.
The Body & Full of Hell kick off their Japanese tour August 23rd, and will each be touring throughout the U.S. individually this fall. They plan to tour collaboratively in early 2018.
Upper Wilds unleash the intergalactic ripper "UFO"
Upper Wilds (new project of Brooklyn musician Dan Friel) are lifting off with their debut album Guitar Module 2017, on September 22nd, and ahead of the release, they've unleashed the single "UFO" for your bombastic listening pleasure - available to stream on all services, and on our site!
ENTRANCE tips his hat to Daniel Johnston with cover of "True Love Will Find You In The End"
Ahead of his tour throughout the West Coast this Fall, ENTRANCE (the project of Guy Blakeslee) has released a cover of Daniel Johnston's "True Love Will Find You In The End." Blakeslee will be joining Johnston on stage as the guitarist in his band on KCRW'sMorning Becomes Eclectic and at the Orpheum Theatre in Los Angeles, on November 1st and 2nd respectively.
ENTRANCE's Book of Changes is out now, and you lucky West Coasters have ample chance to see Guy spin his magic this fall - dates below!
ENTRANCE tour dates: Sep. 22 - Pioneertown, CA - Desert Stars @ Pappy & Harriets Sep. 27 - Seattle, WA - Neumos * Sep. 28 - Vancouver, BC - Fortune * Oct. 4 - Portland, OR - Revolution Hall * Oct. 6 - San Francisco, CA - Bimbo’s 365 * Oct. 7 - Santa Cruz, CA - Crepe Place Oct. 8 - Santa Barbara, CA - Soho Music Club * Oct. 13 - Joshua Tree, CA - Desert Daze - Mystic Bazaar ^ Oct. 18 - San Diego, CA - Music Box * Oct. 21 - Los Angeles, CA - The Regent Theater * Nov. 2 - Los Angeles, CA - Orpheum Theatre #
* w/ Allah-Las ^ w/ Tortoise, Iggy Pop, Spiritualized, more # Playing as Daniel Johnston's guitarist
Emptyset has a new EP and US and EU tour dates
Masters of electronic minimalism Emptyset present their first entirely acoustic compositions on their EP
Skin Out Oct. 20th
The compositions of Skin are all focused around structure, texture, and rhythm captured through recordings of a custom string instrument, drums, and physical granular materials modulated in real-time, alongside tonal vocal elements.
Check out their tour dates here:
Man Forever announces North American tour, shares video for "Debt and Greed"
In celebration of their upcoming tour Man Forever (the project of unreal drum champion John Colpitts aka Kid Millions) have shared the video for Play What They Want track "Debt and Greed," directed by Alex Nathanson.
Man Forever will be touring throughout much of North America this fall, including sets at October Revolution of Jazz & Contemporary Music Festival accompanied by So Percussion, The Poetry Foundation, and the San Diego Art Institute.
Man Forever tour dates: Sep. 9 - New York City, NY - Skirball Center * Oct. 4 - Raleigh, NC - Neptune’s Parlour Oct. 5 - Knoxville, TN - Pilot Light Oct. 6 - Winston-Salem, NC - The Garage Oct. 7 - Washington, DC - Rhizome Collective Oct. 8 - Philadelphia, PA - October Revolution of Jazz and Contemporary Music % Oct. 9 - Guelph, ON - The Silence Oct. 10 - Buffalo, NY - Hallwalls Contemporary Arts Center Oct. 11 - Toronto, ON - 918 Bathurst for X Avant Oct. 13 - Chicago, IL - The Poetry Foundation Oct. 14 - Columbus, OH - Double Happiness Oct. 15 - Pittsburgh, PA - Brillo Box Oct. 16 - Cleveland, OH - Beachland Tavern Oct. 17 - Erie, PA - TBA Oct. 25 - Brooklyn, NY - Secret Project Robot ^ Nov. 3 - San Diego, CA - San Diego Art Institute Nov. 5 - San Francisco, CA - The Lab Nov. 8 - Portland, OR - Fixin’ To ^ Nov. 9 - Seattle, WA - Sunset
* w/ Joshua Light Show, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith % as Man Forever with So Percussion ^ w/ Secret Drum Band
We are super happy to announce the return of YoshimiO with the Thrill Jockey debut of SAICOBAB
On October 20th, Japanese quartet SAICOBAB will release their debut album SAB SE PURANI BAB. Comprised of acclaimed musicians YoshimiO (Boredoms, OOIOO), Yoshida Daikiti (sitar), Akita Goldman(bass), Motoyuki “Hama” Hamamoto (percussion, gamelan), SAICOBAB masterfully blends traditional Indian music with melodies and unexpected rhythms using unorthodox instrumentation to create utterly distinct modern ragas.
SAICO means “the most ancient”, and “BAB” stands for “baby” in Japanese. SAB SE PURANI means “the most ancient baby girl” in Hindi. The connections made are a reflection of the deep connections made musically between traditional Indian and Japanese music and spiritual practices.
Fearless French multi-instrumentalist Colleen (Cécile Schott) returns with new album A flame my love, a frequency, out October 20th. Introducing the most drastic change to her music since she began singing on her fourth album, Collen has set aside her viola da gamba in exchange for all electronic instrumentation - Moog pedals and Critter and Guitari synthesizers.
You can read more about the record and pre-order it right now!:
Colleen U.S. tour dates Oct. 29 - Portland, OR - Mississippi Studios Oct. 30 - San Francisco, CA - Swedish American Hall Nov. 1 - Los Angeles, CA - Zebulon Nov. 3 - Chicago, IL - Museum of Contemporary Art Nov. 5 - Philadelphia, PA - PhilaMOCA Nov. 8 - Brooklyn, NY - Good Room
SUMAC OCTOBER TOUR with Boris and ENDON
the powerhouse trio SUMAC (Aaron Turner of Isis/Old Man Gloom, Brian Cook of Russian Circles, Nick Yachyshyn of Baptists) have announced a West Coast tour with Boris and Japanese noise outfit ENDON this fall.
SUMAC tour dates Aug. 18-20 - Las Vegas, NV - Psycho Las Vegas (date TBA) $ Oct. 6 - Eugene, OR - WOW Hall ^ Oct. 7 - Seattle, WA - Neumos ^ Oct. 8 - Vancouver, BC - Rickshaw Theatre ^ Oct. 9 - Portland, OR - Doug Fir ^ Oct. 11 - San Francisco, CA - The Independent ^
$ w/ Neurosis, Melvins, Swans, Pelican, Chelsea Wolfe, and more ^ w/ Boris, ENDON