Even in the increasingly crowded field of electronic music, Kelly Lee Owens’ debut album arrives as a wonderful surprise. An album that bridges the gaps between cavernous techno, spectral pop, and krautrock’s mechanical pulse, Kelly Lee Owens brims with exploratory wonder, establishing a personal aesthetic that is as beguiling as it is thrillingly ...
We’re all on our own unique emotional road trips. Infinite Avenue happens to be Carmen’s. Here she is, holed up in the Motel Nowheresville, unpacking a suitcase full of stories of guilt, desire, rage, apathy, love and friendship, loneliness, nature, inner demons and other tales of twenty-first century womanhood. Carmen Villain is half-Norwegian and half-Mexican ...
Deathprod’s 3 minimalist masterpieces available for the first time on vinyl and digital
Cut to vinyl by Rashad Becker (Dubplates & Mastering)
Comes in black gatefold sleeves with japanese obi. Pressed on 180 gram vinyl
Treetop Drive (1994) - Imaginary Songs from Tristan da Cunha (1996) - Morals and Dogma (2004)
Based in Oslo ...
On Hans-Peter Lindstrøm’s latest album, those northern disco lights are twinkling once more. Over the continuous stream of nine interlocked tracks on It’s Alright Between Us As It Is, he’s refined his love of arpeggiated synths, warm and steamy analogue bubble baths and earworm melodies into his most rounded and complete statement to date.
A 12" lifted from their great Square One album will be released 22. September.
A1. Arpa 12" Version
A2. Arpa Remix
B1. Arpa Drum Version
Performed, arranged and produced by Bjørn Torske & Prins Thomas
Recorded at Tåkeheimen Studios Oslo. Engineered by Morten Øby
Mixed at Malabar Studio Oslo by Bjørn Torske & Prins Thomas ...
You can listen to Border, the collaboration between Carmen Villain and Jenny Hval, over at Pitchfork. The track is taken from the album Infinite Avenue, out 8 September on LP, CD and digital.
With ‘Versions By’ Prins Thomas takes Dungen on a journey down a new winding road; 17 minute epics, wide open spaces, Balearic ambience, psychedlia, all things cosmic and Kraut grooves. Or as the sleeve notes remark; "recorded, remixed, rearranged, chopped, screwed, glued and partially reproduced with love by Prins Thomas".
The record is ...
Bjørn Torske & Prins Thomas' wonderful Square One is out now! The album is Album Of The Week at Bleep. You can buy the album from Bleep here.
We are happy to welcome Matt Karmil to Smalltown Supersound!! His debut for the label is this beautiful 12" with a Bjørn Torske remix on the flip. You can pre-order it on our Bandcamp. The 12" will be released 24 of August.
Our friends at Robot in Bergen, Norway, who was running our mailorder has deceided to close down their operations. This means that the easiest way to buy our records now is through our Bandcamp. You find the Bandcamp site here. We want to thank Henrik and his Robot crew for all the hard work they ...
You can pre-order the wonderful Bjørn Torske & Prins Thomas album on our Bandcamp now! Double LP with CD insert.
“A gorgeous composition that finds her celestial vocals floating atop a bed of white noise and cavernous piano chords.” –Stereogum
Carmen Villain’s “Planetarium” EP is out today via Smalltown Supersoundand now available to stream and download in full. Her sophomore full-length album is due out later this year; stay tuned for more details.
In the span ...
From Abba to Zappa is music recommendations from Prins Thomas. Enjoy!
Pat Metheny - Secret Story: Beauty in maximalism
An unholy marriage between the slickest sound ever achieved by anyone, the most beautiful chord progressions known to the human ear, drippings (and droppings) of "world music” for the lack of a better world… Unexplained and sudden ...
A Personal Note are thoughts, feelings, reflections and insights to our releases written by Smalltown Supersound’s founder.
Deathprod’s Treetop Drive has been with me since I bought it when it was released on Metal Art Disco (a subsidary of Voices of Wonder) in 1994 (thank you to Christian Nedregård who first signed Deathprod and also ...
Thu June 1 - Cambridge, MA @ Middlesex Lounge / Make It New
Fri June 2 - Detroit, MI @ Marble Bar
Sat June 3 - Brooklyn, NY @ Good Room / Beats in Space Residency
Sun June 4 - Montreal, Canada @ Piknic Electronik
Thu June 8 - San Francisco, CA @ Monarch / Sunset Sound System
Fri June 9 - Los Angeles, CA @ Lot 613 / Prototype x ...