Pre-orders are now up for this November 17th release, just in time for their fall North American tour: Originally pressed as a limited tour only CD with 7 songs, it quickly sold out.
Limited to 1, copies, on clear vinyl and on black. The band will have these on tour and those shows are listed below so get out and see them! Hailing from the sun-drenched shores of San Diego, California, The Black Heart Procession has sought to bring their unique dream of winter to life for nearly 2 decades.
Over the course of 6 full-length LPs and numerous ancillary offerings, their songs have captured the essence of heartbreak, the tragedy of discord and the exultation of redemption. Through it all, a mysterious figure, known only as The Waiter, has made intermittent yet poignant appearances — his is a world of cold, sorrow and loss, which we experience through his ceaseless turning of memory and dream.
Chronicled here in one volume are the exhaustive laments of The Waiter — 8 chapters which span across those 6 albums and numerous releases, including one rare and one previously unreleased title. Listen and wait, unburden the heart and soul — and dream, dream, dream, my lonely one….
Check out a live video for one of their performances from earlier this year overseas. Each show will benefit a local grassroots organization on the frontlines fighting for civil rights, LGBT rights, youth rights, immigrant and refugee rights, and reproductive rights and justice. Through these shows, they aim to share a broader love for community in general.
Beneficiary organizations will be tabling and speaking at events, and members of the band are available for comment about why they are choosing to organize a series of DIY punk shows as a site of resistance. Not only do the bands want showgoers to attend — they hope people will walk away from these events with a sense of how they can participate in building communities where people stand up for others through decisive action.
The shows are as follows: Strictly limited to copies , this newly repressed version of Document 8 comes on purple colored vinyl encased in purple silk screened jackets complements of Broken Press in Seattle, WA. Label copies will be arriving this week and orders will ship ASAP. You can pick up your copy here: Order the Document 8 Re-issue here! Cinematic, profound and absorbing. This first album is the musical expression of an original literary project: Recorded in a parking lot , this album is full of ideas and vivid emotions while definitely pushing the limits of the oneman band.
Sometimes there is a glimpse of hope, sometimes there is not. Navigating between electronic psyche, gaunt blues and the soundtrack of a weightless film, Thomas exposes himself by donning the costume of a disenchanted crooner in search of the ultimate slow.
A video for the powerful song, Dirt On the Ground , is up on youtube here — Dirt On The Ground Video and a full album visual stream with lyrics is available here: Originally pressed by Bookmaker Records in France, the limited pressing quickly sold out.
Now repressed as a split collaboration between Robotic Empire in the US and Bookmaker in France international customers please order from Bookmaker , with freshly remastered audio specific to the more widespread vinyl release and upgraded packaging with gram black vinyl and a high quality digital download included. Some more upcoming releases in the works: The band will be also be going on tour that month!
Seems we may have some Daughters cassettes in the works and yes, that Jesu — Ascension is still on our radar. There is a new September 8th release to announce and accept pre-orders for starting today! Now repressed as a split collaboration between Robotic Empire in the US and Bookmaker in France, with freshly remastered audio specific to the more widespread vinyl release and upgraded packaging with gram black vinyl and a high quality digital download included.
International customers please order direct from Bookmaker here: Just put your shirt size in the notes when placing the order! There are three colors to choose from: Years in the making, D.
The quartet, comprised of players from Pygmy Lush and Flasher , explores the intersections between harmony-laden melancholy, off-kilter punk, and cacophonous shoegaze.
The band just completed a round of tour dates on the east coast and maybe some of you made it out to see them? Order Big Hush vinyl. It can, from songs that read as intimately as notes passed between friends, make for quite the harmony-riddled racket.
Embodying the sonic evolution of a band that has flourished with time, each track sears through dense textures and cloying harmonies with a scalding clarity.
Big Hush had these comments on the album —. Each new song is a reaction to the song written before it, and the space that song inhibits, each void created by one song, is filled by the next, and so reveals a new void. The EPs seem to do the same. Order Big Hush vinyl here. In addition to the Big Hush album release, there were some great new additions and restocks to the online store the other week.
There are more upcoming Robotic Empire releases this fall so stay tuned! More info to come as it develops. Thanks everyone and have a good rest of the summer. City of Caterpillar announce their final US shows for this October. Their last US tour includes dates and performances on both coasts, featuring shows alongside Thou, Touche Amore, Majority Rule and more:. The internet was just coming about into the common life as we disbanded. That energy has been palpable throughout the reunion shows, which the band winds up alongside old friends and new.
All dates and locations as follows: Their full US tour dates are as follows: Featuring members of Pygmy Lush and Flasher , Big Hush thrives in the gray area between harmony-laden melancholy, off-kilter punk, and cacophonous shoegaze. I hope you guys are as excited as I am for this one! Thanks so much for the orders on that one! A handful of the limited version of Peasant including a cloth patch are still available but the quantity is less then 10 copies at this time.
If you want one of those jump on it now or go see those guys on tour, they just got their copies this week! Thou Peasant Shirts and Vinyl.
They put out high quality stuff from Aidan Baker , Nadja , and Rachel Grimes that you should certainly check out as there are only a few copies of each on hand at the moment. Tons of Flenser Records releases have been brought into the distro, some recent Expo 70 albums are here I have only a few, all are on sold out colored vinyl so get them quick , restocks and new things from Kitty Play Records including Weasel Walter and Witches Of Malibu to name just two. In addition to all this goodness there is a new Robotic Empire T-shirt in stock!
Thank you Aaron Powers of New Antlers for the design. Aaron did a wonderful job of bringing a bunch of my random ideas and thoughts together into a coherent piece of art. I encourage you to check out his website, view more of his artwork and pick up a print or two that strikes your fancy. These new T-shirts are on Anvil brand lightweight shirts and screen printed by the always impressive, Broken Press in Seattle. Have a great rest of the summer everyone, more new releases in the pipeline!
Originally released on vinyl by Level Plane Records, this edition has been remastered by Adam Tucker Signature Tone Recording and housed in a tip-on style gatefold jacket with gram black vinyl and a 20 page booklet. These are only available through Robotic Empire and the band on tour. Thou will have their copies of Peasant starting on July 16th. Official release date is July 28th. Broadway at one pm with Full Bore. Wahsatch Avenue at seven pm with Alone.
The quartet, featuring members of Pygmy Lush and Flasher, explores the intersections between harmony-laden melancholy, off-kilter punk, and cacophonous shoegaze. You can pre-order the digital album via iTunes now — iTunes Pre-Order. Order Here Originally pressed as a limited tour only CD with 7 songs, it quickly sold out. Robotic Empire Online Store. Their last US tour includes dates and performances on both coasts, featuring shows alongside Thou, Touche Amore, Majority Rule and more: Thou Peasant Shirts and Vinyl Remaining tour dates are as follows: Full tour date listing below.
Broadway at seven pm with Primitive Man Broadway at one pm with Full Bore Wahsatch Avenue at seven pm with Alone Tacoma Way at seven pm with Criminal Code Your support is always amazing and always appreciated! You can pre-order the digital album via iTunes now — iTunes Pre-Order and also listen to the first single on Spotify here: Rough tour dates are as follows, more details coming soon.More...