Monthly Archives: July 2015

active listener sampler #34

More related friends of the fish in the shape of the acutely cool Active Listener webzine (who we owe something of an apology to due to our absence which we will be setting straight in the coming days) have just … Continue reading

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a seance at Syd’s……

As this is a kind of extended FdM catch up special type thing and bearing in mind the close friendship and overlaps  between the two labels, it seems a little fitting to squeeze in a brief review of this baby … Continue reading

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cranium pie

More fruits de mer familiar folk are cranium pie who without a shadow of doubt have been responsible for some of the most wayward, out there forward thinking backwards looking forwards while standing sideways sounds to have graced the FdM … Continue reading

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the luck of eden hall

Another of the Fruits de Mer old guard, the Luck of Eden Hall, should be round about now on UK soil and prepping for the opening night of a short UK tour due to start tonight at the 12 bar … Continue reading

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vibravoid

Final mention for the Fruits de Mer September release soiree sees the uber cool psych dudes Vibravoid turning their collective kaleidoscopic sights upon three nuggets from yesteryear. In truth our favourite release of the four (but don’t tell the other … Continue reading

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nick nicely

Okay so we are agreed that ‘Hilly Fields (1892)’ is deserving of the tags ‘legendary’ and ‘classic’ – eccentric, peculiar and strange not to mention operating in a sound time / space that was so out of step and out … Continue reading

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Tir Na nOg

Second bite from the quartered Fruits de Mer September pie comes courtesy of the legendary Tir Na nOg – again available on limited seven inch pressings of coloured wax and guaranteed to fly off the racks on pre sales faster … Continue reading

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