also: NU005 + 006 are still on tap and should be available by summer.
No UFO's interview and mix for Dummy Mag featuring all unreleased material. NU005 and NU006 will be available in the next few months. More news to follow.
If you're in Vancouver, Barn Owl are playing VIVO Media Arts Saturday Nov. 10 with Secret Pyramid and No UFO's. It's an early show, doors at 8:30, over by midnight.Full details here.
Quick update: MPC Tracks is now available digitally via Bleep as well. The first round of physical copies are nearly gone from the source but will be hitting distributors soon. There will be a small second run shortly.
It appears that it's now quicker and easier to press vinyl than get some tapes made. In any case, yes, the Cloudface and No UFO's cassettes really do exist and are moving swiftly. Boomkat and Revolver already have the digital versions for sale and Mimaroglu, Tomentosa and others will have physical copies shortly.
After numerous delays, the No UFO's "MPC Tracks Vol. I" and Cloudface "Wyre Drive" cassettes are at the plant and will be available in April. Shortly after that, NU005 and possibly 006 will be available, but more on that later.
Cloudface did a great live studio session for the good folks at Leisure. You can check it out here. For those in Vancouver, he'll be playing at Unit/Pitt Gallery with Plays:Four and The Aquarian Foundation March 31st.
Brief update: the No UFO's "Soft Coast" CS will be released as an Lp by Spectrum Spools / Editions Mego Dec. 20. It's a straight reissue aside from a slight remix and then proper mastering by the wonderful Dubplates & Mastering in Berlin. Full details and preorder info here.
For North Americans looking for the Mind Controls The Flood 12", Tomentosa has a handful on the way. Hit them up.
The No UFO's "Mind Controls The Flood" 12" is officially out via London's Public Information. You can stream here. 300 copies, no repress, so don't hesitate to cop. EDIT: it's already SOLD OUT from the label but available here, here, here, here and here in North America.
There will also be a vinyl edition of the "Soft Coast" CS around the end of the year. More details will follow.
As far as Nice Up, we're very pleased to be releasing a Cloudface CS (NU004) with the long-delayed No UFO's "MPC Tracks Vol. I" CS (NU003) around the end of the year. Both EPs are beat-heavy, all-hardware productions. #smokerstechno
August 04/11Secret Pyramid tapes are now sold out here and at Tomentosa, but they're in stock at Aquarius and Mimaroglu.
After numerous delays Secret Pyramid's "The Silent March" c36 is finally available. You can order here. Distro info to come.
Secret Pyramid will be playing a few shows this summer, including one with No UFO's and other friends. Details will be posted when things solidify.
In other news, NU003 is back in the works along with a couple other cassettes. More info in the next update.
No UFO's "Mind Controls The Flood" 12" has reached the test-pressing stage and should hopefully be out by August. It features roughly 22 minutes of material, mostly new with a couple reworks. There are some samples up here.