“The first great jazz record of 2018” – Peter Margasak Astral Spirits is quite excited to finally unleash the debut double LP from Quin Kirchner! “The Other Side of Time” finds Kirchner leads his powerful Chicago quintet — Jason Stein, Nate Lepine, Nick Broste, Matt Ulery & guest Ben Boye — through nearly 90 minutes… More→
The new project from Dan Melchior + Spray Paint + Soft Healer’s Will Slack is out now and has been garnering great feedback. Pitchfork, Paste, and Brooklyn Vegan all gave it kudos. You can sample it on the store page via bandcamp. There are a few different packages, hand painted editions and digital over on the… More→
One quick, economic stop for all four of the Astral Spirits cassettes from the fourteenth batch!!
Hidden Ritual are touring in June in the south, east, and midwest of the US. They are amazing live and I hope you can find the time to make it out to a show. I’ve seen them more times than I can remember and it’s mind blowing every time.
lié starts their west coast tour tonight. Go out and say whazup (and buy something)!
Come on over and have a drink. No B/S
We are excited to announce the debut release from J. ZUNZ. This a new solo project from Lorena Quintanilla who is 50% of Lorelle Meets The Obsolete. It’s out in May and a west coast tour is being finalized now. Art was done by Daniel Castrejon (Umor Rex), and it’s a beauty. We’ll have more… More→
Catch these smokin’ hot boys out west this November.
Out now and red smoking hot. Pick this bad boy up and put it down. Easily one of the best things we’ve ever released. Find out for yourself. Kind words from Still Single
To celebrate the release of the brand new “Clear and Lies in June” (our fifth Rebel release) BR Wallers is touring with Spray Paint from Aug 10-20. We’ve got the tapes in hand and they are shipping now. We might even have some Rebel shirts after the tour. Go on out and buy these dudes… More→
Just a week away! If you’re in Chicago don’t miss out on this 2 night blowout at the Hungry Brain!
So much new and exciting stuff happening here at AS headquarters that we wanted to give you a little run down on recent releases, redesigning the tapes, upcoming shows, some repress news and more!
So very pleased to announce our next Monofonus LP release will be MATCHESS. She was kind enough to come down from Chicago and play a couple times during SXSW, and if you were fortunately enough to see her perform then you know how great she is. We have tour dates listed below and the first… More→
This year we’re doing our showcase in our backyard. Come on over.
We’ve been keeping kind of quiet about it recently, but we’re excited to be part of the SXSW premier of Slash, the new movie by Clay Liford. Monofonus did the transmedia for that movie and we can finally share it with you in all it’s inter-web glory. Click on through to the other side and… More→
The first two vinyl releases on Astral Spirits are out and selling quickly. If I were a betting man I’d say they will sell out. So if you want to own them I would buy them asap. Click over to the store for audio samples.
Beech Creeps and Spray Paint will both be touring this month. The Creeps will have their new 7″ with them as well! More on that release soon! Check em out!