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Laurence Pike - Prophecy out now
Published 24 July, 2020 by DM

Laurence Pike - Prophecy out now

Laurence Pike's Prophecy album is out now. His third solo album in as many years, he continues in a rich creative vein. Developed over a four week period and recorded 'as live' on drum kit and sampler in a single day, with the ominous backdrop of Australia's catastrophic wild fires darkening the Sydney skies. Pike eloquently describes the motivations behind creating Prophecy in a statement accompanying the album. It touches on global, human themes. Hope, frustrations and reflections on modern life.

You'll find a glowing four star review in the latest Mojo magazine: “Laurence Pike’s pensive explorations of recently evacuated space intermittently trespass onto the contemplative terrain of his late great Leaf Label colleague Susumu Yokota, before tapping swiftly back into 2020’s motherlode of spooked recalibration”

Prophecy is available now on limited edition yellow vinyl, CD and digital. There are also bundles of all three albums available on Bandcamp.

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Laurence Pike - 'Death of Science'
Published 15 July, 2020 by DM

Laurence Pike’s third solo album Prophecy is released next week. Ahead of that we can all mourn the 'Death of Science’ – an abstract rumination on politics trying to deny the nature of the universe, in which broken voices and muted drums attempt to spin around the certainty of the physical world.

Pre-order/pre-save Prophecy now on yellow vinyl LP, CD and digital.

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Sarathy Korwar (feat. Zia Ahmed) - 'Turner on the 20'
Published 19 June, 2020 by DM

Listen to Sarathy Korwar's brand new track 'Turner on the 20', which features vocals by Zia Ahmed, whose cutting social commentary was central to last year’s More Arriving album and live shows. In a country currently tearing itself apart in how it recognises its colonial past, timely doesn't even come close. Read Sarathy's statement about the motivations in creating the track and pay what you feel to download on Bandcamp.

Bandcamp are marking Juneteenth (June 19th) by donating their cut of revenue to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund up until 8am BST on Saturday, while Sarathy is donating proceeds from the track to The Stephen Lawrence Charitable Trust.

More Arriving has just been nominated for Best Independent Album at this year's AIM Awards. Sarathy is in great company alongside Nick Cave and Kim Gordon. Richly deserved.

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Szun Waves - Three EP
Published 19 June, 2020 by DM

Szun Waves have put together an EP exclusive to Bandcamp for Juneteenth, with all proceeds going to the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. It features 'Slow Motion' which was only available on the vinyl edition of 2018's New Hymn To Freedom, plus two previously unheard tracks from the the album sessions at James Holden’s Sacred Walls studio.

Download Three on a pay what you feel basis.

There's a new Szun Waves album in the works. More news soon.

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