Winter Tours

01/14/2017 § Leave a comment

It’s a brand new year and Nadja will be heading out on tour again in February. But first a handful of dates with B/B/S/, Aidan’s trio with Andrea Belfi and Erik Skodvin:

19-01-17: Grölle Gallery, Wuppertal, DE
20-01-17: W71, Weikersheim, DE
21-01-17: Famu, Prague, CZ
22-01-17: Akko, Leipzig, DE

Prague Poster

And the Nadja dates:

01-02-17: Hühnermanhattan, Halle, DE
02-02-17: Komma, Esslingen, DE
03-02-17: P8, Karlsruhe, DE
04-02-17: Moving Noises Festival, Bochum, DE – also w/ Aidan Baker
05-02-17: MTS Records, Oldenburg, DE
06-02-17: Hafenklang, Hamburg, DE
07-02-17: Zukunft am Ostkreuz, Berlin, DE – w/ Becky Johnson
08-02-17: LAS, Posnan, PL – also w/ Aidan Baker
09-02-17: Hydrozagadka, Warsaw, PL
10-02-17: Warsztat, Krakow, PL
11-02-17: Stanica, Zilina, SK – w/ Josef Van Wissem
12-02-17: Divadlo 29, Pardubice, CZ

Berlin Poster Moving Noises Poster

Check out a tour trailer made by Chariot of Black Moth:

In release news, there will be a new Aidan Baker album, Delirious Things, with guest vocals from Claire Brentnall of Shield Patterns, out at the end of the month on Pleasence Records (LP) and Gizeh Records (CD). Here is a video of the title track:

Also this month, Land Animal Tapes will be releasing two cassettes, one a Caudal EP, Slope/Land, and the other a collaboration between Aidan Baker and Dutch noise-jazz duo Lärmschutz . Pre-order options for both releases can be found on the Land Animal Tapes bandcamp page, but copies will be available directly from the BSP Webshop soon.

Shove It 2016

12/26/2016 § Leave a comment

To encourage the end of this turbulent year, I thought I would offer a 15% discount for the remainder of the year on all digital downloads of all solo and group releases from 2016. Just use the code “shoveit2016” (remove quotes) on the Nadja, Aidan Baker, and Broken Spine Productions bandcamp pages for any of the below releases:

Aidan Baker – Live Estate50hz

Aidan Baker & Tomas Järmyr – Werl

Aidan Baker – objekts

Aidan Baker – Synth Studies II

Nadja – The Stone Is Not Hit By The Sun…

Nadja – Sv

Nadja – The Bungled & The Botched (Moving Noises Version)

B/B/S/ – Palace

Caudal – Let’s All Take The Yellow Pills

Aidan Baker – Isolated Landscapes II

Aidan Baker – Ergine/Epimer

Aidan Baker – The Spectrum of Distraction (Complete Sessions)

Happening Knives

11/23/2016 § Leave a comment

Two last shows of 2016, in Berlin, one from Nadja, the other B/B/S/:

30.11 – Nadja at Urban Spree (opening for Wrekmeister Harmonies)

02.12 – B/B/S/ (Aidan’s trio with Andrea Belfi & Erik K Skodvin) at A Happening at Silent Green

Posters

We also have added the Nadja ‘knives’ tour t-shirt to the BSP webshop, for those of you unable to attend any of our recent shows:

Knife t-shirt

This is available in S, M, L, and Xl, grey/silver silkscreened print on a black Gildan shirt (limited sizes remaining, so order now if you want one!).

Stone, Sun, Knife…

11/04/2016 § Leave a comment

The latest Nadja album, The Stone Is Not Hit By The Sun, Nor Carved With A Knife—which last month’s The Wire called ‘almost funky’—is now available on CD and LP via Gizeh Records.

nadja-cd

The album will be readily available in shops and online retailers, or you can mailorder a copy directly from us via the BSP webshop.

We will also have copies available at these upcoming concerts:

10-11-16: Le Guess Who Festival, Utrecht, N
11-11-16: Bannerman’s, Edinburgh, UK
12-11-16: GNAW Festival, Newcastle, UK
13-11-16: The Face Bar, Reading, UK *
15-11-16: Cafe Oto, London, UK *
18-11-16: Bar Pepper, Massa, IT
20-11-16: Dio Drone Festival, Florence, IT
30-11-16: Urban Spree, Berlin, DE

* = also w/ Aidan Baker solo performance

Nadja Berlin poster Nadja Edinburgh poster

Ενωμένοι

10/18/2016 § Leave a comment

Aidan Baker has a new collaborative LP with guitarists N and Dirk Serries on Midira Records, copies of which are now available in the BSP webshop.

The album documents a live, improvisational performance at our friends’ wedding, released as a limited-edition double LP, in both black (available here) and coloured vinyl (available here editions:

Black vinyl
Coloured vinyl

The album is not yet available digitally, but you can stream two of the tracks here:

Whirl

09/29/2016 § Leave a comment

My new collaborative album Werl with Swedish drummer Tomas Järmyr is out now on Consouling Sounds. The double album is available in the BSP Webshop and digitally below:

Werl

In other release news, Nadja’s forthcoming release The Stone Is Not Hit By The Sun, Nor Carved With A Knife is available now for pre-order from Gizeh Records. The album will be released in November in time for a few select dates that month:

10-11-16: Le Guess Who Festival, Utrecht, NL
11-11-16: Bannerman’s, Edinburgh, UK
12-11-16: GNAW Festival, Newcastle, UK
13-11-16: The Face Bar, Reading, UK
15-11-16: Cafe Oto, London, UK
20-11-16: Dio Drone Festival, Florence, IT
30-11-16: Urban Spree, Berlin, DE

Preview the opening track from The Stone Is Not Hit By The Sun… here:

Whirling Yellow

08/10/2016 § Leave a comment

Next month Aidan Baker will be touring in Europe, performing solo and with two different drummers, Tomas Järmyr and Karen Willems:

07-09-16: Jazzhouse, Copenhagen, DK *
08-09-16: MS Stubnitz, Hamburg, DE *
09-09-16: Incubate Festival, Tilburg, NL *
10-09-16: Private Studio Session, Duisburg, DE *
11-09-16: Tiefgrund, Berlin, DE *
22-09-16: Dauw Living Room Concert, Ghent, BE
23-09-16: De Ruimte, Ghent, BE ~
24-09-16: BOZAR Festival, Brussels, BE
25-09-16: Aureole Bethencourt, FR ~
21-10-16: Svarte October Festival, Oslo, NO *

* = w/ Tomas Järmyr
~ = w/ Karen Willems

Artwork by Kato Six

These dates are in support of a forthcoming 2CD release, Werl, with Tomas, on Consouling Sounds. Watch/listen to the first track from the album here:

Also on the road in September, Aidan Baker’s ‘trance-punk’ trio Caudal:

13-09-16: ACUD Macht Neu, Berlin, DE
14-09-16: Divadlo 29, Pradubice, CZ
15-09-16: Stanica Žilina-Záriečie, Žilina, SK
16-09-16: Harmadik Ember Fesztivál, Budapest, HU
17-09-16: Kabinet MÚZ, Brno, CZ
18-09-16: FUGA, Bratislava, SK
19-09-16: POTRVÁ, Praha, CZ

Caudal Tour Poster

This tour is in support of a forthcoming CD EP, Let’s All Take The Yellow Pills, on Calostro Recordings. Watch/listen to the first track from the ep here: