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Newsletters that I send out to people are inevitably written up here for wider circulation. There are posts about album releases and gigs.

4 New Pre-Orders

As this post's title tells you, I have four new pre-orders ready for purchase. Here are a few releases coming up on Focused Silence, the Experimental label based in Harrogate, North Yorkshire. The roll-call includes Free-Jazz from Tantric Doctors,...

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Lossless Downloads Now Available

Just a quick note to say that I have made Lossless Downloads a feature of the shop.I have competitively priced them at the same as the MP3 downloads.But, what is a lossless download and what format did I choose? Well, I went with FLAC for the format....

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Elnath Project – Live

Elnath Project recently performed Live inside an abandoned Tuff Mine in Italy. The gig looked amazing! I admit I had to look up what a Tuff Mine was: Also known as volcanic tuff, is a type of rock made of volcanic ash ejected from a vent during a volcanic...

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LI YILEI Releases 0:00

On the 22nd March LI YILEI released her debut on Focused Silence. Pieces from the cassette have featured on The Wire Tapper (UK - Free with The Wire Magazine) and Gonzo Circus (NL), as part of their series called Mind The Gap. There have also been reviews...

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“Spinning” In The / Some Shops

Allan Smyth - "Spinning"   New Release Out 15th February 2019 A New Release On Focused Silence "Spinning" by Allan Smyth.  A One-track, twenty-minute, album was composed in real-time using semi-modular synthesis and found sound,...

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“Screen Time” – Out Today

A New Release On Focused Silence "Screen Time" by Downtrend Shapes Renewal. "Screen Time" is an album by Downtrend Shapes Renewal - released by Focused Silence today. The work is a fifty-four-minute album exploring the...

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Screen Time by Downtrend Shapes Renewal

A New Release On Focused Silence"Screen Time" by Downtrend Shapes Renewal.Downtrend Shapes Renewal makes a bold statement with his latest release, “Screen Time.”“I’m interested in the cognitive dissonance required to reason...

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Elnath Project Release “~” On Focused Silence

A New Release On Focused Silence "~" by Elnath Project. ELNATH PROJECT is the solo project of the Italian musician Alessandro Ciccarelli. A Trumpeter with an academic background who has played over the years in several bands and with several genres. The Album “~” - ...

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Season’s Greetings

I'm Taking A Short Break I'll be putting my feet up, regarding the label, until January 4th - when a new release will start shipping ... Fallen - "Against The Storm" New Release Out 4th January 2019 A New Release On Focused Silence "Against The Storm" by Fallen....

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Dylan Neely – “Harpagos”

New Release Out NOW. Dylan Neely is a musician based in America who submitted an album with a twist. The over-arching theme of the album is the myth of the story of the Persian king Cyrus' rise, as Herodotus writes it. To tell it in brief: Astyages has a dream where...

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