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Jan 04 2016

Free Week Show at Hotel Vegas

Free Week Show at Hotel Vegas

Join us this Saturday at Hotel Vegas as we present a bill of four of our favorite Austin bands. Let’s party.

Oct 26 2015

Dopers and Zebra Bottle out now

Dopers and Zebra Bottle out now

Two new Monofonus titles are available now! Spray Paint’s ‘Dopers’ and Hidden Ritual’s debut release ‘Zebra Bottle’. Preview them and pick them up in the store now!

Oct 10 2015

BEECH CREEPS TOUR!

BEECH CREEPS TOUR!

Creeps will be on the east coast/south/midwest in november. Check em out with their new drummer Brian Chase (YEAH YEAH YEAHS).    

Sep 25 2015

ASTRAL SPIRITS BATCH 7 IS HERE!

ASTRAL SPIRITS BATCH 7 IS HERE!

Three amazing new Astral Spirits releases are availlable for order from the store NOW! The Gate — Chuck In The Sea — Henry Crabapple Disappear Mazzarella/Haker-Flaten/Ra — Azimuth (Live at Constellation) Get the package deal ($15/for all 3 tapes) or get each individually for $7. Also now you can buy the digital only version directly… More→

Sep 09 2015

Watch A Classic Slog

Watch A Classic Slog

In the fall of 2014 The Rebel and Spray Paint hopped into a 1996 Chevy Sport Van and took a trip from the Mexican border up to Detroit. Along the way they played shows at Goner fest, Cropped Out, Chicago, and every other city that would have them. Here is a glimpse into the van…. More→

Aug 19 2015

Shit & Shine “Chakin”” 2LP Version!!

Shit & Shine “Chakin”” 2LP Version!!

Shit & Shine‘s long OOP tape “Chakin’” on Astral Spirits gets the double vinyl treatment courtesy of Rock is Hell Records in Austria!! We snagged 25 copies to sell in the store! ACT FAST! GET IT HERE. “Chakin” featured on Vinyl Factory’s “10 Most Collectable Releases of 2015” !!!

Jul 21 2015

GHETTO GHOULS NEW LP AND TOUR

GHETTO GHOULS NEW LP AND TOUR

Happy to announce the second Ghetto Ghouls LP titled “Collisions” is now in our store and available for preorder. They’ll be playing in Austin at Hotel Vegas for the record release on August 1st. Then they’ll be heading out for an east coast/midwest tour.   Tour Dates:

Jun 25 2015

ASTRAL SPIRITS BATCH 6 IS HERE

ASTRAL SPIRITS BATCH 6 IS HERE

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→

Jun 01 2015

Dear god by Thor Harris

Dear god by Thor Harris

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.  

Apr 01 2015

Astral Spirits Batch 4 is here

Astral Spirits Batch 4 is here

New, heavy sounds have arrived from our Astral Spirits wing.  Check out tapes from Boxhead Ensemble and RED Trio.

Mar 03 2015

BEECH CREEPS OUT TODAY!

BEECH CREEPS OUT TODAY!

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 

Mar 02 2015

SHADOW HEALER AVAILABLE NOW

SHADOW HEALER AVAILABLE NOW

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

Feb 09 2015

NO IDEA/ASTRAL SPIRITS BRUNCH

NO IDEA/ASTRAL SPIRITS BRUNCH

NO IDEA FESTIVAL AND ASTRAL SPIRITS JOIN FORCES Saturday, February 21st, 1pm-4pm @ Studium (908 E. 5th st)

Jan 27 2015

William Z. Saunders Reading

William Z. Saunders Reading

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 

Jan 12 2015

Watch The Lonely Life

Watch The Lonely Life

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