Posts Tagged: Already Dead Tapes

Michael Potter ~ Rain Song

Don’t judge this tape by its cover; the music is much more placid than the art indicates.  Some may make a connection to King Ghidorah, also identified as the beast from Revelation; but this is more about rain than the

Michael Potter ~ Rain Song

Don’t judge this tape by its cover; the music is much more placid than the art indicates.  Some may make a connection to King Ghidorah, also identified as the beast from Revelation; but this is more about rain than the

2 Hungry Bros. ~ Recipe for Disaster

Only $5 for an instrumental hip-hop tape, pocket-sized and ready to trade with friends?  Sounds like 1980 all over again!  This is the sort of tape that brings a smile to the face and makes the cassette resurgence make sense.

2 Hungry Bros. ~ Recipe for Disaster

Only $5 for an instrumental hip-hop tape, pocket-sized and ready to trade with friends?  Sounds like 1980 all over again!  This is the sort of tape that brings a smile to the face and makes the cassette resurgence make sense.

An Already Dead Tapes Quartet

Brooklyn’s Already Dead Tapes continues to release music at a ridiculous pace, faster than the normal consumer can fathom.  We’ve chosen four recent releases to highlight, including one of the label’s best to date, which isn’t even a tape! We wanted to

An Already Dead Tapes Quartet

Brooklyn’s Already Dead Tapes continues to release music at a ridiculous pace, faster than the normal consumer can fathom.  We’ve chosen four recent releases to highlight, including one of the label’s best to date, which isn’t even a tape! We wanted to

Rodeo ~ Dust Bowl

How in the world is some of the best spaghetti western music coming from Denmark?  Thank René González Schelbeck, who records solo as Western Skies Motel and as part of the trio aptly named Rodeo.  Remember, Ennio Morricone (who just signed a

Rodeo ~ Dust Bowl

How in the world is some of the best spaghetti western music coming from Denmark?  Thank René González Schelbeck, who records solo as Western Skies Motel and as part of the trio aptly named Rodeo.  Remember, Ennio Morricone (who just signed a

1 Tape, 100 Digital Albums, 10 Dollars!

The craziest deal in experimental music returns, only two and a half years after the first mega-installment.  Yes, Already Dead Tapes has released 100 more EPs and albums since Document, and they ALL come free with the purchase of their new anniversary cassette.

1 Tape, 100 Digital Albums, 10 Dollars!

The craziest deal in experimental music returns, only two and a half years after the first mega-installment.  Yes, Already Dead Tapes has released 100 more EPs and albums since Document, and they ALL come free with the purchase of their new anniversary cassette.

Problems That Fix Themselves ~ Which Is Worse

Already Dead Tapes has just reached its 150th release.  This would be a remarkable accomplishment for any label, but this label has done it in only five years, the last 50 arriving in the last year alone.  To celebrate, the

Problems That Fix Themselves ~ Which Is Worse

Already Dead Tapes has just reached its 150th release.  This would be a remarkable accomplishment for any label, but this label has done it in only five years, the last 50 arriving in the last year alone.  To celebrate, the

Kineskop ~ Kontékst

Late last year, we reviewed Already Dead Tapes’ 100th release, Document.  We blinked, and they’re already up to #136!  Kontékst is one of the label’s most intriguing releases, an investigation of time and the markings of time. The cassette is packed

Kineskop ~ Kontékst

Late last year, we reviewed Already Dead Tapes’ 100th release, Document.  We blinked, and they’re already up to #136!  Kontékst is one of the label’s most intriguing releases, an investigation of time and the markings of time. The cassette is packed