Category Archives: Forthcoming Releases

The imminent second album of Francois Peglau

Unhappy Clef alumni will certainly remember Francois Peglau, whose December 2010 debut The Imminent Failure Of was a stirring call to arms, even if some of the tracks were armed with ukulele or a drink coupon for comedy improv. Those … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas: In a Lonely Place, by Tape Loop Orchestra

Stream a sample from “I Died When She Left Me” below, and order from Facture here (release date is tomorrow, Christmas Day 2012). This one promises to be pale and unsteady, complex and indulgent. Tape Loop Orchestra is Andrew Hargreaves, … Continue reading

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Forthcoming: Recomposed, by Max Richter

From the Soundcloud page: This is no mere arrangement; instead Richter has absorbed Vivaldi’s The Four Seasons into his own musical bloodstream. At first Richter followed the example of other works in the “Recomposed” series, which re-mix existing recordings, but, … Continue reading

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The Waiting Room to earn a seat in the green room?

Peter Nicks’ film The Waiting Room has been shortlisted for Best Documentary Feature 2013 by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences. It’s not a nomination, but it indicates a much narrower field (15 from over 130). And it … Continue reading

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