US-born, Norwegian-Mexican artist Carmen Villain announces her third album, Both Lines Will Be Blue, out July 12th via Smalltown Supersound. Additionally, she shares the celestial lead single, “Observable Future.”
Following 2017’s Infinite Avenue and 2013’s Sleeper, Both Lines Will Be Blue is Carmen’s first full instrumental album. A 7 track collection of cosmic ...
In just five years, Bratten has established himself as a mercurial and uncompromising figure in modern-day electronics. After earning a reputation as a serious performer with a dark, cavalier side through his live shows and DJ sets on the European club scene, Bratten moved from the center of Oslo to the suburbs. The change of ...
Smalltown Superjazzz was a free-jazz subsidiary label to Smalltown Supersound from 2005-2012. The label has been dormant since 2012, due to the fact that Smalltown founder Joakim Haugland "didn`t feel the label any longer”. So in 2012 Haugland put the label to rest.
Phase two. AFJ-Series represents a new start. Built on the foundation ...
The album can be ordered from Honest Jons. This is a vinyl only release, no digital, edition of 500, no re-press.
BENDS AND DENTS
All compositions by Marclay (SUISA) and Gustafsson (STIM/ N©B)
Christian Marclay: turntables
Mats Gustafsson: live electronics & slide ...
Smalltown Supersound is pleased to announce the release of 58-year-old Norwegian composer Erik Wøllo’s Sources. Early Works 1986 - 1992, out March 29th. Additionally, Wøllo shares the ethereal and atmospheric “Ody to Sea.”
Wøllo, who has been a professional artist since 1980, has covered a wide range of styles, from rock and jazz to experimental ...
Prins Thomas did a DJ set for Bleep.com in December consisting of only tracks with his own involvement from the Smalltown Supersound catalouge. You can listen to the mix on Soundcloud. Here is IDs and tracklisting:
prins thomas - "untitled" https://www.discogs.com/Prins-Thomas-Untitled/release/9923262
dungen - "alladin och lampan(version 2)" https://www ...
Big Shot Magazine has a big profile/interview with Smalltown Supersound's founder Joakim Haugland. You can read the whole thing here.
The Norwegian record label run by Joakim Haugland celebrates its 25th anniversary with a mix album that’s a selection of just some of the best the label has to offer.
It’s mixed by Thomas Moen Hermansen (more commonly known as producer/mixer/DJ Prins Thomas). This is ...
You can listen to Prinis Thomas' Smalltown Supersound 25 mix on NTS here
BJØRN TORSKE & PRINS THOMAS Arthur's Return (Long Unreleased Version)
ARP Alfa (Dusted)
LASSE MARHAUG Polar
DEATHPROD Treetop Drive Part 3
ELEKTRO NOVA Phase Two Pt 1
CARMEN VILLAIN Planetarium (Gigi Masin Alternative Mix)
ERIK WÖLLO Underwater ...
What a welcome surprise that this decade may wind up containing Neneh Cherry’s most sustained, rewarding creative peak. No disrespect to her 1989 breakthrough, Raw Like Sushi; it’s just math, as she’s released two strong solo albums, one vibrant jazz project, and a sizzling remix collection since 2010. Broken Politics reunites her with ...
For her second collaboration with producer Four Tet, trip-hop queen Neneh Cherry takes a quieter turn, focusing her soulful voice on issues including the refugee crisis and the environment, set to twinkling bells and dub. Elements of the Bristol scene that first brought her to fame remain, with Massive Attack’s 3D stopping by, although it’s ...
Contemplating the current state of the world led Neneh Cherry and her husband, Cameron McVey, to write songs that mix meditation and puckishness, global concerns and personal reflections: “It’s my politics living in a slow jam,” she sings. Four Tet’s production sets her voice amid plinking, pinging loops and subtle beats, a surreally synthetic ...
This already feels like one of the best albums in the Smalltown catalouge! Now Resident Advisor also have the album in their best albums of November describing it as "Hayashi's uniquely psychedelic collages of jazz, hip-hop and house flourish on his first LP" Read the whole story here.
We are so proud of this one. A truly special album and in many ways the perfect Smalltown Supersound album combining club and avantgarde. Evan Parker and Lindstrøm. Disco and free-jazz. We hope you will like this as much as we do!
Giske’s mesmerizing debut takes listeners on a true journey through the euphoria and ...
Many ask for the unmixed tracks. Here is a Spotify playlist with most of the tracks. There is some tracks that is not available online. We are working to get these on this playlist also. In the meantime here is a good 8 hours woth of listening : )
Here is info about formats on this release as we get many questions about this, and its a big complex release, so hopefully this will give you some answers : ) Thank you for your interest!
Digital is only mixed. No unmixed version. We will make a playlist with most of the orginal tracks on Spotify (which ...
Read the whole 5 star review here.
Carmen Villain has made a great mix of abstract/cosmic/psychedelic/ambient/fourth-world/dub jams for Mexico's cool Dimension/Series. Check out the mix here!
Smalltown Supersound, the Norwegian label run by Oslo-based Joakim Haugland, celebrates its 25th anniversary this year. To mark the occasion, the label is releasing The Movement Of The Free Spirit, an epic new mix album of the Smalltown Supersound catalogue by Prins Thomas, out November 30th. As Thomas’s follow up to Paradise Goulash, ...