Dedicated to Robert Walser, whose life and writing provided the inspiration and impetus for this album. Each piano piece is a meditation on a corresponding "microscript" that Walser wrote, hence the titles. The two cassette-exclusive bonus tracks were especially reflective of Carl Seelig's accounts of their walks together. My first introduction to Walser was through …
Somewhereness // Manipulant
In the album titled Somewhereness, which is defined as “The state or quality of existing in a place that is unknown or cannot be pinpointed”, Manipulant tackles issues like war, cancel culture and climate in his uniquely Manipulant way. Kazoo, snuff tins, plastic desiccant cylinders and keyboard with loads of effect all melt together to …
Psychosomatic Waves // Mazanko
Mazanko was born in lockdown during 2020 as an outlet for cerebral electronic music, with an emphasis on through composition. Destruction of the Outer Realm, the first album of the project, was released in October 2021. walkinclosetrecords.bandcamp.com/album/destruction-of-the-outer-realm It was a deliberate attempt to create electronic music primarily without the use of loops or a steady …
Low Spirits Cage by Iyari
Low Spirits Cage is our fourth release by Barcelona based artist Iyari.
HIGHER SELVES EP by Nicolas Picciotto
Higher Selves is an extension of our earlier release 'Beings From The Origins'. Musically complex, this wonderful electronic album will engage and uplift you.
Game Show by The Blank Holiday
The Blank Holidays make lofi folk, electronic, ambient, experimental and pop music in Brussels, Belgium. Game Show uses field recordings made in the past ~3 years and digital music production tools in development to catalogue and highlight the minutiae of a mundane life. Released December 9, 2022 All compassion & performance by The Blank Holidays
The Spider Room // Joseph Blane
The Spider Room from Joseph Blane is wonderful and original free jazz improvisation (with spiders).
NEW RUNES // Cousin Silas & the G.o.B
Afrodubist duo Cousin Silas & the Glove of Bones return with a fairly seismic shift in sound on NEW RUNES.
Tangara & Somnoroase Păsărele
Explore our releases from September. Collective Tangara from Ukraine and Somnoroase Păsărele from Romania.
Summer of Synth // A retrospective view
From June through to August we released a series of albums that were unconnected other by the hash tag #SummerOfSynth.
In this news missive we revisit those releases with the hope that they are discovered by some folks who may have missed them the first time round.