Collecting Records

Reviews and pictures from Sietse's record collection

Wrapping up the year 2012

The year is coming to an end and the last weeks I have been running through the 2012 albums again. It has been a struggle to get to the right … Continue reading

December 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Six Organs Of Admittance – Ascent (Drag City, 2012)

Ben Chasny is not one to disappoint me very often (I guess so far he managed only to do so with the 200 Years album together with his wife Elisa … Continue reading

November 5, 2012 · 1 Comment

Andrew Paine & Richard Youngs – Rotten Masters EP (Sonic Oyster Records, 2012)

Where Richard Youngs probably doesn’t really need an introduction for most of the readers on this site, I guess for Andrew Paine the opposite might be true. Something which is … Continue reading

August 31, 2012 · 1 Comment

Thomas Köner – Novaya Zemlya (Touch, 2012)

After the demise of  Mille Plateaux it had been quiet for a few with new releases by Thomas Köner, After a hiatus of 5 years in 2009 he came back with the well-received … Continue reading

August 14, 2012 · Leave a comment

Daniel Menche – Guts (Editions Mego, 2012)

Noise, sometimes it is boring as hell, for example when the musicians in case can’t do anything else but create walls of sound without any subtle changes or if it … Continue reading

June 2, 2012 · Leave a comment

Celer & Machinefabriek – Maastunnel / Mt. Mitake (Self-Released)

It was just a matter of time before there would be a collaboration between Celer and Machinefabriek, both being among the most productive musicians of this time. Not that Will … Continue reading

May 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Mirror – Still Valley (Die Stadt, 2005)

When Still Valley by Mirror got released it was for me pretty difficult to find this sort of records and ordering online was less an option without a credit card. … Continue reading

May 24, 2012 · Leave a comment

Nicholas Szczepanik – We Make Life Sad (WeMe, 2012)

Since the first time I heard Nicholas Szczepanik  in 2009 with The Chiasmus (SRA / Basses Frequences) I have been following his music closely. With albums such as Dear Dad (Goat Eater … Continue reading

May 23, 2012 · Leave a comment

Various – God Damn, I Hate The Blues (Kraak, 2011)

The blues is something I grew up with. My father used to listen a lot or Rhythm & Blues when I was young. Stuff like B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Little … Continue reading

April 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Fursaxa – Mandrake (Eclipse, 2004)

Since I first heard Fursaxa somewhere in 2003 or 2004 I had weak spot for her music. Mandrake (Acid Mothers Temple, 2000) was one of the first things, if not the first … Continue reading

April 16, 2012 · Leave a comment