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Sound Samples, New Arrivals.

Sound Samples, New Arrivals.

Sound samples, where available, are currently being added to the site. Look below a given title's cover-image in the left-hand column; in most cases you'll find either a Soundcloud or Youtube widget offering a featured clip from said. A huge amount inventory has just touched down from the States; close to 120 new & recent items, including records by Af Ursin, Teresa Rampazzi, Pita, Alvin Lucier, Ghédalia Tazartès, Arrigo Lora-Totino, Jean Dubuffet, Iannis Xenakis, This Heat, Terry Riley, Don Cherry, Valerio Tricoli, Derek Baron, Korea Undok Group, Tusco, Matt Carlson, Yoshi Wada, Milan Knížák, Dariush Dolat-Shahi, and dozens more. 

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Shopping Cart, Shipping Cost Calculator.

Shopping Cart, Shipping Cost Calculator.

The shopping cart has just been updated to implement a custom system for generating real-time postage quotes - both domestic & international - via Australia Post; in addition we've added a much-requested local / Melbourne-area pickup option. KYE shipment has just landed, including the brand-new LPs by Jean-Marc Foussat, Raymond Boni, and Joe McPhee & Dan Melchior & some recent catalogue by Alec Liviaditis, Philip Corner, & Elklink, as well as a fantastic split tape by Buchla whiz Todd Barton & Curtis Roads released on the Finnish Umpio & Nekorekords imprints. More to come later in the month.

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Broken-Music is Live.

Broken-Music is Live.

Welcome; broken-music.com is now live & beaming to you direct from a roll-up garage in the Brunswick suburb of Melbourne, Australia. Our name references both René & Ursula Block's 1989 Gelbe Musik catalogue & its associated 1992 gallery show of "Artists recordworks" as well as the 1979 Walter Marchetti curated Milan Knižák LP whose title they & we alike chose to liberate. We couldn't conjure a better reference point for the particular nexus of the art, literature, music, & sound worlds we're choosing to cover herein; many of our favorite recordings were exposed to audiences outside of their origins via "Broken Music," much in the same way the Nurse With...

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