Friday, 24 August 2012

"Dancing After 1AM" compilation album update

Call And Responseによる新たなコンピレーションCDDancing After 1AM」は予定通り、リリースに向けて制作進行中!
徐々に音源も集まってきてまして、早速Pop OfficeAnisakisPuffyshoesShe Talks Silenceの素晴らしい完成版トラックが到着しました!
Work on Call And Response's new "Dancing After 1AM" compilation is ongoing, and parts of it are starting to come together. Excellent tracks from Pop Office, Anisakis, Puffyshoes and She Talks Silence have already been delivered with more currently being mixed.

また、熊本からcynicalsmileisyourfavorite小林どろり、東京からはMirスロウマリコ もコンピ参加決定!
さらに、鹿児島からアングラ・スーパーグループの経立(Lubic Cave House、Wood、地盤沈下のメンバーによるバンド)や、東京シンセパンクトリオのJebiotto!の音源も収録されます。経立とJebiotto!はコンピリリースパーティーにも参加します。
In addition to the bands already announced, cynicalsmileisyourfavorite and Kobayashi Dorori from Kumamoto will feature, as well as Mir and Slow-Marico from Tokyo. Kagoshima underground supergroup Futtachi (featuring members of Lubic Cave House, Wood and Zibanchinka) are also taking part, as are Tokyo synth-punk trio Jebiotto!, both of whom will play the album release party at Higashi-Koenji 20000V on October 6th.

There are still some details to be finalised, and more bands to be announced, so keep your eyes on this space!

Event: Koenji Pop Festival ("Dancing After 1AM" release party)
Date: 10/6 (Sat)
Place: Higashi-Koenji 20000V
Time: 16:00-23:00
Cost: 2000yen adv/2300yen door
Bands: She Talks Silence / Hysteric Picnic / Extruders / Jebiotto! /
Anisakis / Futtachi (Kagoshima) / + more
DJs: Tomo (Style Band Tokyo) / Methyl (Twee Grrrls Club) / Ian Martin
(Call And Response Records)

Event: Youth is Wasted presents: Dancing After 1AM After-Party
Date: 10/6 (Sat)
Place: Koenji One
Time: 24:00-05:00
Cost: FREE!
DJs: Youth is Wasted (NAH&Sue, Gosuke, Komlaski) / Masatoo / Juan Hasegawa

Friday, 3 August 2012

New Call And Response compilation album this autumn!

Call And Response Records9月下旬~10月上旬に日本のポストパンク/オルタナ/ニューウェーヴなバンドを集めた、コンピレーションCDをリリースします!

Call And Response Records are preparing a new compilation of Japanese postpunk, new wave and alternative music for late September/early October release.

CDタイトルは「Dancing After 1AM」。東京はもちろん国内における、現在のインディー/アンダーグラウンドシーンからのエキサイティングなサウンドが集結。

Entitled "Dancing After 1AM", it will feature some of the most exciting sounds of the current indie/underground scene from Tokyo and around Japan.

リリースパーティは2012106()東高円寺二万電圧(Higashi-Koenji 20000V)で開催!She Talks SilenceHysteric PicnicAnisakisExtrudersほか出演予定。さらにこれらのバンドに加え、TacobondsPop OfficeThe MorningsOtori百蚊New House他の新音源がコンピCDに収録されます。

A release party will be held at Higashi-Koenji 20000V (Den-Atsu) on October 6th, featuring She Talks SilenceHysteric PicnicAnisakisExtruders and more. In addition to these bands, the album will also feature new recordings from TacobondsPop OfficeThe MorningsOtoriHyaccaNew House, and much more.


Keep your eyes on this space for more details to be announced over the coming month!

Fashion Crisis (August 2012)

Fashion Crisis' August party promises an eclectic selection of cosmic sci-fi trance-hop courtesy of rap Olympian N'toko, lo-fi broken idol eccentrica from Shouchou and more from DJ Methyl's bag of tricks. James and Ian will back them up with their usual seamless blend of folk-noisetronica, EBM and mutant disco scuzz.

Date: August 3rd (Fri)
Place: Koenji One
Time: 8:00-last train

Cost: FREE
- N'toko
- Shouchou
- Methyl (Twee Grrrls Club)
- James Hadfield
- Ian Martin