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"Exemplary work from Catherine Christer Hennix's ensemble. This disc is the beginning of a series of collaborative work between Hennix, her ensemble and Important Records. Released in conjuntction with the Sonic Acts festival in Amsterdam. "Blues dhikr Al-Salam" for ...
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IMPREC342 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"These six pieces are based alternately around nylon-string classical guitar and grand piano, with sparse and subtle vibraphone and B3 organ parts overdubbed by Blackshaw." (label info)
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IMPREC355CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"An open yet orderly system intended to produce potentially infinite variations of self-generating rhythm and melody was carefully created for this piece, allowing the sextet's musicians to approach these factors in a freer manner." (label info)
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IMPREC349CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Split release including a new 20 minute piece from ELEH and the installation version of DUANE PITRE's beautiful new composition, 'Feel Free'. Limited to 500 copies." (label info) 500 #'d copies. Second edition with covers printed on white board stock. special offer
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IMPREC350 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"A private-press new age classic, originally released in 1982! Limited to 500 copies. With so much being made of current practitioners of the Kosmische/New Age vibe, here's your opportunity to hear an original without having to pay too much in the process." (label info)
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IMPREC305 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"At the limit of the frontier space of the unconscious - tuned waves - "consonant things vibrate together". Where does the change happen? In the inner field of perception or the exterior reality of moving things in the course of becoming "And time is no longer an ...
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IMPREC337 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Green and Grey continues Julia Kent's solo career as a maker of highly personal music. Using looped and layered cello, electronics, and recordings of natural sounds, she explores in this new instrumental record the melding of the technological and the organic, the ...
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IMPREC324 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Arnold Dreyblatt (b.1953) is an American composer who has studied with La Monte Young, Pauline Oliveros and Alvin Lucier. He is a member of the German Academy Of Art. He has released work on labels such as Table Of The Elements, Canteloupe, Tzadik, Hat Art and Dexter's ...
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IMPREC323 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Mono Fluido collects two major compositions from Christina Kubisch which, until now, have been unreleased. Extensive liner notes & photographs detail the origins of the work. Heavy drones and deep emotions run through these newly discovered pieces. "In 1980 I had the ...
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IMPREC327 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Two brand new pieces from one of the most exciting, active & relevant members of the first generation sound artists. Magnetic Flights is entirely made of electromagnetic field recordings of international airports and inside airplanes The sounds were not altered ...
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IMPREC328 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Three single-chord compositions were charted out - one freeform & tone driven, one long-form piece with charts dictating the players' intensity of performance, & one grid-like chart where players' note continually shifts, though the combination of voices continue to ...
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IMPREC316 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Limited pressing of 500 copies on LP. Matmos, Wobbly & J Lesser present: Simultaneous quodlibet. These pieces originated in improvised recordings which were then taken to Snowghost Studios in Montana & overdubbed with additional instruments, synths, drums, bass and ...
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IMPREC312 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

NHK - SPECIAL (LP)

"300 copies. Pressed at RTI and screen printed at Monoroid. This follows NHK's sold out 12" on Raster-Noton. This is Important's final release in a 4 record series featuring the work of the enigmatic Japanese artist Kouhei Matsunaga. NHK began in Osaka in 2006 between ...
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IMPREC283 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Includes liner notes & archival photographs. On the suggestion of Robert Ashley, Douglas Dunn commissioned this piece from Eliane Radigue for choreography. Only the first part of Triptych was staged at the premiere at the Dancehall/Theatre of Nancy on February 27 1978. ...
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IMPREC260CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Includes liner notes & archival photographs. 1970 was an important year in Eliane Radigue's musical life since it was the year just before she acquired her ARP 2500 synthesizer. Since 1967, she had been using the feedback as a material; feedback from two tape recorders ...
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IMPREC259CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"This is Important's third release in a 4 release Important feature on the work of the enigmatic Japanese artist Kouhei Matsunaga. Self VA. is Kouhei's 2nd album. His first was released on the Mille Plateaux label in 1998. Since then he has kept busy with numerous ...
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IMPREC282 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Limited to 500 copies. Featuring Don Dietrich (Borbetomagus), Ben Hall (Graveyards) & C Spencer Yeh (Burning Star Core). At Instal Fest '08 in Glasgow, Scotland, at David Keenan's suggestion, the idea for a trio of Don Dietrich, Ben Hall and himself was hatched. As the ...
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IMPREC219 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Live Converence was recorded on 24 track remote audio and pressed at RTI in order to achieve the highest possible quality. Die cut super heavy duty tip-on style jackets by Stoughton. Printed inner jackets. On this night Om performed their seminal album Conference of ...
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IMPREC237 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Featuring "Requiem for the 259,000 quails culled at a farm in Toyohashi Part 1-3." Pictured in the liner notes is a stoic Masami Akita sitting on a rock." (label info)
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IMPREC252 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Limited edition of 500 copies pressed on virgin vinyl. Guitar out-crunch hailing from the Bardo Axis. Alasehir is grounded stoner heavy-zen and the second in our four part Bardo Pond related vinyl set. Alasehir's 4th release, following a CD apiece for the Important, ...
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IMPREC249 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Featuring haunting cover art by Jenny Akita; the booklet includes a photo of Masami Akita standing on a bridge." (label info)
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IMPREC241 | IMPORTANT RECORDS

"Brand new full full length from renowned Swedish noise rock outfit the Skull Defekts. The Skull Defekts is a band from Sweden in the very north of Europe. Their intense, monotonous, rhythmic and sexual out-rock has, since their start in early 2005, been spreading ...
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IMPREC235CD | IMPORTANT RECORDS