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"Duane Pitre's new album, Bridges, features two pieces taken from a suite of analogous compositions by the same name, and was composed by Pitre in 2012. The two pieces that comprise the album are meant to work together in sequence as a composite work; or they can be ...
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IMPREC390LP | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Duane Pitre's new album, Bridges, features two pieces taken from a suite of analogous compositions by the same name, and was composed by Pitre in 2012. The two pieces that comprise the album are meant to work together in sequence as a composite work; or they can be ...
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IMPREC390CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Eliane Radigue's "Adnos" trilogy was composed between 1973 and 1980 and is among her finest compositions. "Adnos" is a deeply meditative work of infinite depth and sensitivity; one of the high points of modern minimal electronic composition. Packaged in a heavy duty ...
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IMPREC28 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Born Of Six, featuring Amelia Cuni, Catherine Christer Hennix and Werner Durand, create exemplary drone compositions rooted in the traditions of Dhrupad, Early Minimalism and Just Intonation. Composed by Durand ,Cuni, Hennix, Svapiti is one long composition measuring ...
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IMPREC387 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Far West" was recorded and mixed by Randall Dunn. Produced by Randall Dunn and Master Musicians of Bukkake. Mastered at Chicago by Jason Ward. Photos by Alison Scarpulla. Cover illustration and layout by Simon Fowler. Art direction Randall Dunn
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IMPREC386 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"The Watchers is a historic collaboration between Lubomyr Melnyk and James Blackshaw. Both artists are well known as composers but here it is their impovisational skills that are on display." (label info) "We all met at the Vortex Jazz Cafe around midday. We set up, ...
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IMPREC375LP | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"The Watchers is a historic collaboration between Lubomyr Melnyk and James Blackshaw. Both artists are well known as composers but here it is their impovisational skills that are on display." (label info) "We all met at the Vortex Jazz Cafe around midday. We set up, ...
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IMPREC375CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Split release including a new 20 minute piece from ELEH and the installation version of DUANE PITRE's beautiful new composition, 'Feel Free'. Limited to 500 copies." (label info) 500 #'d copies. Second edition with covers printed on white board stock. special offer
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IMPREC350 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Gunter Schickert is a German musician born 1949. He learned to play trumpet in 1962, but taught himself guitar in 1967 and made that his main instrument. In 1971 he started playing free jazz, then in 1973 made his first solo echo-guitar sessions. In 1976 he formed the ...
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IMPREC380 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

""My Only Warm Coals" neatly sums up a fifteen year span of Emil Amos' (Grails/Om) basement home-recording in nineteen songs. Using the 4-track like a mirror in LSD therapy sessions, Amos disassembles himself and leaves the puddle on the floor for the listener to ...
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IMPREC372 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Pressed in an edition of 500 copies.Lawrence English is composer, media artist and curator based in Australia. Working across an eclectic array of aesthetic investigations, English's work prompts questions of field, perception and memory. English utilises a variety of ...
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IMPREC367 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Extremely limited edition electro-acoustic noise project from Jan St Werner (Mouse On Mars). 300 copies pressed in offset jacket on virgin vinyl. First 100 are on gold vinyl. Neuter River is not exactly a band or a person, it's the remains of an idea, a shifting light ...
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IMPREC268 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

special price "Released by La Casca Encendida in Spain, this 2LP (clear vinyl) contains exclusive tracks from Eleh, Radian, Maja Ratkje, nsi, Farben, Dopplereffekt, Elektro Guzzi, Thomas Köner, Matmos & SND. Packaged in a heavy duty cardboard & woven fabric box sleeve ...
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"A magnifivent 4CD set. Their complete studio recordings, including all their studio albums (each with a bonus track) and their unreleased final recording sessions. The Japanese group were able to weave crawling rhythms and blown out psych feedback into full on rock ...
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IMPREC347 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Please note that this is exactly the same as the previous version on Dexter's Cigar except for the addition of one vintage image of the Swedish studio What?? was recorded in. Initially I had thought I'd be able to dig up a lot more archival material but there was very ...
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IMPREC368 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Beautiful new soundtrack work from Machinefabriek to accompany a film made by Mike Hoolboom using photographs taken by notorious bank robber Alvin Karpis. Filmmaker Mike Hoolboom discovered a batch of Karpis' photos for auction on eBay. He was the lucky winning bidder, ...
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IMPREC366 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"This deluxe 3 CD set presents Eleh's Retreat, Return & Repose together for the first time. The LPs were originally only available via Important Records mailorder." (label info)
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IMPREC369 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Vinyl reissue of the impossible to find first release from the Master Musicians Of Bukake's 'Totem' trilogy. Limited to 1.000 copies." (label info)
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IMPREC361 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Duo collaboration between the Japanese female accordionist and ACID MOTHERS TEMPLE's guitarist. KAWABATA's guitar traces heretical designs through the stoically beautiful illuminated manuscripts of A QUI AVEC GABRIEL's accordion and voice." (label info)
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IMPREC356 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Exemplary work from Catherine Christer Hennix's ensemble. This disc is the beginning of a series of collaborative work between Hennix, her ensemble and Important Records. Released in conjuntction with the Sonic Acts festival in Amsterdam. "Blues dhikr Al-Salam" for ...
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IMPREC342 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"These six pieces are based alternately around nylon-string classical guitar and grand piano, with sparse and subtle vibraphone and B3 organ parts overdubbed by Blackshaw." (label info)
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IMPREC355CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"An open yet orderly system intended to produce potentially infinite variations of self-generating rhythm and melody was carefully created for this piece, allowing the sextet's musicians to approach these factors in a freer manner." (label info)
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IMPREC349CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"A private-press new age classic, originally released in 1982! Limited to 500 copies. With so much being made of current practitioners of the Kosmische/New Age vibe, here's your opportunity to hear an original without having to pay too much in the process." (label info)
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IMPREC305 | IMPORTANT RECORDS