End of the World is the debut album by Greek progressive rock band Aphrodite’s Child. With their single hit “Rain And Tears” they took their first step in becoming a big act in Europe. By reaching international audiences this classic got some more attention. It’s one of those lost gems of ’60s psychedelic […]
We realize that you’ve never heard of Richard Swift. We here at Secretly Canadian will change that. In fact, Richard Swift will consume your life. “The Collection Vol. 1” is a great place to start. The Novelist Swift’s highly acclaimed, succinct, eight song, nineteen minute and thirty-eight second-long, audiophile archivist […]
The debut studio album by rapper XXXTentacion, 17 is available on vinyl. Experimenting with emo, indie and lo-fi sounds, 17 features the signles “Revenge” and “Jocelyn Flores.” With a guest appearance from Trippie Redd.
What’s all the fuss about? If you’ve read any of the hundreds of articles in music mags and on the net about Linda Perhacs’ sole 1970 LP Parallelograms, you’d be tempted to question its reputation. People talk about Parallelograms in much the same way that they talk about Nick Drake’s Island albums, Swaddling […]
Gravy Train were a progressive rock group active from 1969 to 1975. The British quartet blended the English classic rock sound with progressive movements on their last album Staircase to the Day. Everything was great about this work, the artwork by designer Roger Dean, the fantastic detailed songs and the excellent vocals. Opening […]
Freddie Gibbs is a critically acclaimed artist that hails from Gary, IN. After creating noise in the 00’s online and generating a name for himself, he really broke out with his collaborative project, Pinata with beatsmith, Madlib.
Born Bad Records present Antilles Mechant Bateau, a compilation of percussion-based music from Guadeloupe. More properly, the subject of this collection is musicians drumming on percussion as a way of asserting their creolized identity. Songs that tell, in veiled terms, a different reality from that what which mainlanders were fed. Special […]
Bureau B presents a reissue of Richard Pinhas’s East West, originally issued in 1980. The fourth solo album by French spacerock mastermind Pinhas, East West was his first and only album to be released by a major label (CBS). Some say it is his most commercial but Pinhas doesn’t see it that way. “Signing […]
Bureau B presents a reissue of Richard Pinhas’s Chronolyse, originally released in 1978. Pinhas is one of the most important French electronic space-rock musicians. Following five albums with Heldon, his band, he released solo records from 1977 on. His transition to solo material gave the guitarist and synthesist an opportunity to work on […]
Double LP version with tracks by Steffi, Tracing Xircles, Basic Soul Unit, As One, Martyn, Afik Naim, Late Night Approach, and Answer Code Request. Limited to 500 copies.
The next installment in Music Mania’s reprise series is this blissful 1981 Belgian synth pop anthem. The scenes described by vocalist Sally Joy as well as the melancholic keys of breathe tristesse. A dualism between such beauty and melancholy: this track was undeniably made in Belgium in the eighties, but should also […]
Shan’s Filterjob EP will take you back to the golden era of sample house. Driving beats combined with filtered disco melodies never went out of style. If anyone, it’s Shan who’s able to play with this type of sound and manages to deliver three superb dancefloor bangers in “Filterjob”, “On & On”, […]
180 gram vinyl; Includes download code. Far Out Recordings presents a reissue of Eumir Deodato’s Ataque, originally released in 1965. One of Brazil’s most prolific artists, Deodato has racked up 16 platinum albums, won a Grammy (and been nominated for two more), and sold over 250 million records in the USA alone. […]
3AM Spares is a new collection of Australian EDM compiled Andras and Instant Peterson that encompasses the darker sounds and later nights of the 1990s and beyond. Following on from forerunner compilation Midnite Spares, this release draws from local 12″ releases, CD-Rs and the archives of community radio station 3RRR FM to make a diverse and […]
Jeff Mills’s Waveform Transmission Vol. 3 initially came out in 1994 on Tresor Records. The eight titles on this album marked a turning point for Mills. It indicates a transition from the straightforward sound he had created through the early 1990s, into the different facets and sound palette he would develop through […]
Various Artists “Discophilia Belgica: Next-door-disco & Local Spacemusic from Belgium 1975-1987” (SDBAN)
Parts 1 & 2 in stock. Patrick, Raymond, Marianne, Roland, Kevin and Bert. These are among the most common and ordinary names in Belgium. Yet, these are also the names of some of the artists that appear of Discophilia Beligica, a 30-track compilation from groove-heavy record label SDBAN. Compiled by crate […]
Otoroku presents a reissue of Evan Parker’s The Snake Decides, originally released in 1986. One of the final Incus releases and one that was written up in The Penguin Guide to Jazz as an essential document of modern music, Otoroku releases it as a first ever vinyl re-issue. Featuring four solos recorded in 1986 […]
Barker makes his solo debut on Ostgut Ton with a new experimental dancefloor EP. On Debiasing, he takes a hard look at the musical elements often considered necessary to maintain dancefloor momentum, with four distinct tracks of morphing synth stabs and paired down metronomic rhythms in varying time signatures. While there is […]
Musique Pour La Danse presents a double LP reissue of The Purple Universe, originally released in 1993 by Swiss duo Synectics (Marco Repetto and Stefan Riesen) on legendary braindance label Rephlex. Run by Richard D. James (Aphex Twin) and Grant Wilson-Claridge, this early release is one of Rephlex’s best-kept secrets. The year is 1992. Electronic music is experiencing […]
Comes in a heavy, ’60s style tip-on cover. Sparrow Nights is the first studio album from the furious duo of pedal steel player Heather Leigh and saxophone legend Peter Brötzmann. Their collaboration has quickly gained a well-earned reputation for their cutting-edge music and frenetic but sensuous playing. Recorded and mastered in Vienna by Martin Siewert. Features […]
Morrissey releases a deluxe edition of his 2017 album Low In High School. The expanded edition includes his newly recorded cover of The Pretenders’ Back On The Chain Gang, five live b-sides from the recording session, three unreleased tracks, a limited edition lithographed photograph of Morrissey, and a rare version of a photo […]