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BIO: I started Young God Records originally in 1990 to facilitate the release of SWANS music (1982-1997, and now 2010 - ? ). In the late 90’s the label expanded to include music by other artists as well a... (read more...)

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Suf Jan Stevens 'Carrie & Lowell Live' Out Now on Asthmatic Kitty Suf Jan Stevens 'Carrie & Lowell Live' Out Now on Asthmatic Kitty
by BWW News Desk - April 28, 2017

Sufjan Stevens's latest collaboration with New York City Ballet choreographer Justin Peck, a solo piano score to new ballet The Decalogue, will debut May 12 at Lincoln Center's David H. Koch Theater. The collaboration is the pair's third, following the success of 2012's Year of the Rabbit and 2014's... (more...)
UK Post-Punk Innovators Modern English Release First New Album in Three Decades UK Post-Punk Innovators Modern English Release First New Album in Three Decades
by BWW News Desk - November 22, 2016

Bands are like families, bound by something deeper than friendship - and liable to implode just as irrevocably.... (more...)
Thor Harris and Friends Releasing Full Length Debut This September Thor Harris and Friends Releasing Full Length Debut This September
by BWW News Desk - July 08, 2016

Thor & Friends is the eponymous full length debut from, this avant-chamber ensemble formed by its namesake, polymath percussionist Thor Harris.... (more...)
Dead Waves' Sophomore LP Living Inside Streaming in Full via Noisey Dead Waves' Sophomore LP Living Inside Streaming in Full via Noisey
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2016

Behold, a record that will make you want to “eat some mushrooms, walk outside, stare at the sun, and see the end of humanity,” according to Noisey.... (more...)
Xiu Xiu Covers John Congleton and the Nighty Nite Xiu Xiu Covers John Congleton and the Nighty Nite
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2016

Experimental darlings Xiu Xiu have just released a cover of acclaimed producer/artist John Congleton's “Just Lay Still,” one of the more bizarre tracks off John Congleton and the Nighty Nite's Until The Horror Goes.... (more...)
Noise-Psych Trio Dead Waves Announce Album, Share '4 to 5' Noise-Psych Trio Dead Waves Announce Album, Share '4 to 5'
by BWW News Desk - April 18, 2016

Queens, NY-based Dead Waves have announced their sophomore album Living Inside with the single “4 to 5” debuting today on Stereogum.... (more...)
Soldier Kane Plays Live in Soho Tonight to Celebrate New CD and ART KANE Book Soldier Kane Plays Live in Soho Tonight to Celebrate New CD and ART KANE Book
by BWW News Desk - April 13, 2016

On Today, April 13 at 8:00 p.m. at the fashion-forward Soho shoe boutique Fiorentini + Baker, Soldier Kane will play live (Soldier on violin and banjo, Kane on guitar and drums) in front of projections of Art Kane's groundbreaking photographs to celebrate the release of their new CD Soldier Kane on ... (more...)
John Congleton & the Nighty Nite to Release Debut Record 'Until the Horror Goes,' Today John Congleton & the Nighty Nite to Release Debut Record 'Until the Horror Goes,' Today
by BWW News Desk - April 01, 2016

Until the Horror Goes, Grammy award-winning producer (Swans, St. Vincent, David Byrne, Explosions In the Sky, etc.) John Congleton's debut full-length album as John Congleton and the Nighty Nite, is a howling, sardonic document of existential angst.... (more...)
Soldier Kane to Play Live in Soho to Celebrate New CD and ART KANE Book Soldier Kane to Play Live in Soho to Celebrate New CD and ART KANE Book
by BWW News Desk - March 14, 2016

On Wednesday, April 13 at 8:00 p.m. at the fashion-forward Soho shoe boutique Fiorentini + Baker, Soldier Kane will play live (Soldier on violin and banjo, Kane on guitar and drums) in front of projections of Art Kane's groundbreaking photographs to celebrate the release of their new CD Soldier Kane... (more...)
John Congleton & the Nighty Nite to Release Debut Record 'Until the Horror Goes,' 4/1 John Congleton & the Nighty Nite to Release Debut Record 'Until the Horror Goes,' 4/1
by BWW News Desk - January 25, 2016

Until the Horror Goes, Grammy award-winning producer (Swans, St. Vincent, David Byrne, Explosions In the Sky, etc.) John Congleton's debut full-length album as John Congleton and the Nighty Nite, is a howling, sardonic document of existential angst.... (more...)
Michael Gira of Swans Announces Solo Tour Michael Gira of Swans Announces Solo Tour
by BWW News Desk - January 15, 2016

Michael Gira of Swans has announced a London performance at the Barbican on March 30, 2016. The solo London date, his first since 2013's performance at the Church of St John at Hackney, is part of a European tour through March and April... (more...)







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