Three amazing new Astral Spirits releases are availlable for order from the store NOW! Kid Millions & Jim Sauter — Bloom Taco Bells with Pekka Airaksinen Wally Shoup Sax Trio + One — Copaesthetics Get the package deal ($15/for all 3 tapes) or get each individually for $7. Also now you can buy the digital… More→
The new book of letters written by Thor Harris to a variety of people, places, states of mind, and things that happen. Each micro-perforated postcard contains a piece of art by one of 39 artists from Austin and the world. So much talent and vision combined… and it’s pretty funny too.
Poster by the great Jaime Zuverza!
One quick, economic stop for all three of the Astral Spirits cassettes from the fifth batch. Includes:
Join us! Sick poster by Greg Piwonka
New, heavy sounds have arrived from our Astral Spirits wing. Check out tapes from Boxhead Ensemble and RED Trio.
Beech Creeps debut LP is out today! It’s streaming over at strereogum now if you need a preview. They are touring down to Austin and will be playing our SXSW showcase at Beerland. Tour dates after the break
Finally! The complete Shadow Healer graphic novel is now available. Beautiful full color printing done right here in the USA. Perfect bound. 110 pages. Get the critically acclaimed limited first run while you can. Shipping now! Order HERE
Happy to have the third collection of Astral Spirits tapes available for sale now. Check out some Audio samples in our store here.
NO IDEA FESTIVAL AND ASTRAL SPIRITS JOIN FORCES Saturday, February 21st, 1pm-4pm @ Studium (908 E. 5th st)
William Z. Saunders will be reading from his new book Bad Jobs III: Work Sucks, But I Need The Bucks on Wednesday Jan. 28th at
For under $7 you get a full length record (Sounder), and a short film (30 mins) starring Will Oldham. All you have to do is
Stream the first single off of the self titled debut from Beech Creeps. Spray Paint played with these fellas in New York and we have been obsessed ever since.
Happy to announce three new releases on Astral Spirits. Tapes now available from Broken Trap Ensemble, Ballister, and Will Guthrie. Also now available a repress of the sold out Icepick tape. Details in the Store!
We have 17 great new zines ready to go. Featuring some familiar names like Tim Kerr, Ralph White, Jules Buck Jones, Andy Rihn, Caroline McCloskey, and Grant Cross. These will be available at the 2014 Austin Zine Fest on Sunday, December 14th from 12-4p at the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center. We will… More→
E.A.S.T. is an overwhelming beast of an art tour, so we put together three self-guided tours to help you navigate the chaos. The best thing to do is get on your bike and go. Keep moving. You won’t see everything (and you don’t want to). Listen to your gut. If it’s time to move on… More→
Two new excellent LPs coming out in a couple of weeks. Both bands going our tour together to celebrate these releases. Catch them live, and see them shine. Presale starts next week. 9/19 – AUSTIN, TX @ HOTEL VEGAS W/GHETTO GHOULS, MARRIAGE, WES COLEMAN 9/20 – MCALLEN, TX @ CINE EL RAY 9/21 – HOUSTON,… More→
We would like to introduce you to ASTRAL SPIRITS, a new arm of Monofonus Press. Astral Spirits will release avant-jazz and experimental music from all over the world. First up are releases from Icepick (Nate Wooley, Ingebrigt Håker-Flaten & Chris Corsano) and Dikeman Double Trio (John Dikeman, Jeb Bishop, Jason Roebke, Joshua Abrams, Frank Rosaly & Mike Reed).