PLAYLIST by Tom Sachs
Note: Things we like is stuff that that we find inspiring and want to recommend. This is not directly related to Smalltown Supersound
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 ...
We are very excited to announce the duo of Bjørn Torske & Prins Thomas! You can read all about this new album over at Resident Advisor
Carmen Villain announces her “Planetarium” EP, out June 2nd via Smalltown Supersound, and shares the title track which serves as the first glimpse into Villain’s upcoming album, due out later this year. Melancholic piano and long wisps of reverb create a cocoon of warmth in the otherwise cold and desolate outer space in ...
Check out the great Aquarium Drunkard interview here!
Kelly Lee Owen is in Rough Trade's Albums Of The Month. Here you can buy her album in transparent vinyl, black vinyl and get a cool bonus disc. Read more about it here.
Check out BBC's live recording of Lindstrøm's set at their 6 Music Festival in Glasgow.
Check out this great Pitchfork review by Philip Sherburne:
The Welsh singer and producer leaves her indie rock past behind and mixes dream pop and ambient techno on her immensely varied and fully-formed debut.
In electronic music, debut albums are often statements of aesthetic purpose. They are initial arguments in favor of a certain style or technique ...