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Dec 09 2014

NEW ASTRAL SPIRITS RELEASES!

NEW ASTRAL SPIRITS RELEASES!

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!

Dec 02 2014

WINTER ZINES 2014

WINTER ZINES 2014

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→

Nov 03 2014

Monofonus E.A.S.T. tour 2014

Monofonus E.A.S.T. tour 2014

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→

Sep 09 2014

SPRAY PAINT / THE REBEL

SPRAY PAINT / THE REBEL

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→

Jul 08 2014

Astral Spirits

Astral Spirits

  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).    

Apr 29 2014

SPRING ZINE COLLECTION

SPRING ZINE COLLECTION

This past weekend we had a party at MOHA, and released 14 new zines. If you couldn’t make it we’ve decided to put them up for sale in our store for a limited time only. Two weeks to be exact. It’s now or never for you to get these great, and very limited pieces of… More→

Mar 10 2014

MONOFONUS SXSW 2014

MONOFONUS SXSW 2014

SXSW is upon us. This year we have two showcases. The first is at Beerland on Wednesday afternoon. It’s free with no wristband needed. The second is Saturday evening at the hideout. That one is official, but some tickets will be available at the door. We’ll be bugging you about it on social media. Here… More→

Mar 10 2014

BOBSLEIGH BABY OUT NEXT WEEK

BOBSLEIGH BABY OUT NEXT WEEK

          Out next Tuesday. Check out a few press pieces:  Here and Here   Click the cover to order/listen

Dec 09 2013

MONOFONUS BLOWOUT BLITZ THIS SUNDAY AT MASS

MONOFONUS BLOWOUT BLITZ THIS SUNDAY AT MASS

We’re having a BLOW OUT sale at MASS Gallery (507 Calles St #108) on Sunday Dec. 15th during the day. Stop by and have a hot buttered rum or something like it on us and then buy a little something to support our efforts to spread the creations of excellent writers, artists, and musicians. It will… More→

Nov 26 2013

SXSW 2013 Compilation Tape

SXSW 2013 Compilation Tape

We recorded our 2013 SXSW official showcase at the Hideout Theater. We’ve assembled a compilation with a song from each band. 8 color panels and a gold foil tape. Click the image to preorder.

Nov 15 2013

Kanda Mori is here to melt your mind.

Kanda Mori is here to melt your mind.

Check out this INSANE music by Kanda Mori, a self-proclaimed “bad taste horror cartoonist” from Tokyo.  His sounds are all over the place yet somehow threaded together.  They form an image of a culture never witnessed—almost like they should be categorized as “world” music, with country of origin listed as South Youtube.  Kanda Mori throws everything into… More→