12/11/12: Singles series 3: Cex Lorena
The third installment of our digital single series has arrived; Lorena
is a nicely dubbed out Baltimore Club tune from Baltimore's own Cex! The
track will be free for a limited time on our soundcloud
sites and available as a paid download on December 25th.
and check out more from Cex on his website:
11/27/12: Singles series 2: Schwarz-Earthlink
the next track in our digital single series is out now! It's a new song
called Earthlink from Baltimore producer/DJ Schwarz. The track will be
free for a limited time on our soundcloud
sites and available as a paid download on December 11th.:
and check out more from Schwarz here:
11/13/12: First Release From Automation Records Single Series
We are launching a series of digital singles that will feature a free download from a different artist every 2 weeks. The first single in the series is the song Challenger from Seattle hip-hop producer Keyboard Kid
, you can download the track on our bandcamp or soundcloud for free until November 27th when the next single is released.
Download the song for free here:
and check out more from Keyboard Kid here:
08/28/12: Uglyhead-The Garden OUT NOW!
The Garden is a new concept album from Uglyhead that fuses elements of progressive rock, experimental electronic music and doom metal into a hellish tale of transformation, consumption and devastation. The Garden is intended to be a unique audio experience which took about three years to complete, resulting in incredibly detailed and nuanced recording. Each element of every song on The Garden is under a state of dynamic flux, revealing new aural layers and sub-concepts throughout the album. In addition to the standard edition of the album available on our website there is an extremely deluxe edition available on the Uglyhead website
. The album is available digitally on our Bandcamp page,
Spotify, iTunes, Amazon, eMusic, ect.
06/12/12: Producer Snafu OUT NOW!
Brand new album from Producer Snafu is out now 16 piano based compisitions that range from sparse piano ballads to full on Drill n Bass workouts. Availible on our Bandcamp page
,Amazon, iTunes, Emusic, ect.
04/10/12: Cex-Presumed Dead OUT NOW!
A new album from Cex! Two hours of bleak audio spread accross 2 cassettes packaged with a chilling illustrated story. Copies are going fast on this one, you can get it on our Bandcamp Page
or in our Store
. There is also a Booklet with download or an entirely digital copy for people without tape decks on the Bandcamp Page
03/27/12: Graz-Teenage Bassland 7" OUT NOW!
This Graz 7" has been in the works for quite a while and today it
is finally out! You can get it in our store
or on our bandcamp page
01/24/12: Beyond Beyond Digital
We are extremely pleased to present the following free DJ mix from the
exceptional DJ/producer Maga Bo!
Please listen, enjoy and share!!!
1. Automation - DJ Sobrino
2. Track 5 - Unknown Artist
3. Killer Sound (Heavy Feet Remix) - Zinc
4. Kuduro Caliente - Prophex
5. Monolith - Migrant
6. Rub-A-Dub Bounce - DJ Flack
7. Atoanagaroa - Rodrigo Brandão
8. Gwababa (schlachthof Bronx Remix) - Spoek Mathambo
9. Bhangra Dance (Zeder Remix) - Zombies for Money
10. Eloy vs. Mbz - Villa Diamante
11. Aonde está Meu Outro Par de Sandalia Havaiana - DuSouto
12. Mikono Kweney Hewa - Muthoni the Drummer Queen
13. Samborigeno (Maga Bo Remix feat. Funkero) - DJ Farrapo
14. Ransom (Fletcher's Deepest Darkest Dub) - Maga Bo
15. Red Skin Girl (ATCR Remix) - A Tribe Called Red
16. Black History Month - Saul Williams
17. Coragem - Unknown Artist
18. Skunky - Kanka
19. samba reggae break
20. Bills - Bird Peterson
21. El Mudo (Santos Tijuanero Remix) - unknown artist
22. Nwampfundla - Tshesha Boys
23. Amen Break
24. Rumbling Cork Screw - Otto Van Schirach
25. Systema Fobica (Ubaranamaralina) - BaianaSystem
26. Dem Can't Stop We From Talk - Anthony B Meets Subatomic Sound System
27. NYC-2-Africa Dubstrumental - Subatomic Sound System & Nomadic Was
28. La Cola Lex - El Remolon
29. Bonafidekilla (Aaron Spectre Remix) - Math Head
30. First Anal - Fury Project
31. Ta Violento - Javier Estrada & Boogat
32. El Cuco - Nerd Rage & Sluggo
33. The Beach Era (DJEF Mix) - El Remolon
34. Black Monday (Maga Bo Remix) - Teleseen
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11/8/11: nonnon-El Socialismo OUT NOW!!
The new nonnon album is out now! It is available on CD at CD Baby
, Amazon, and right here in our web store
. You can also get the album digitally in all the usual places: iTunes, Amazon
The new nonnon album is availibe
10/21/11: Two albums nearing completion.
We should be releasing two albums in mid to late November, first up will be the nonnon album "El Socialismo". The album is a behemoth of the glitchy hip-hop beats and percussive experimentalism, you can stream the entire album on our bandcamp page
. The nonnon album is going to be followed up by another massive album, the new Cex release "Presumed Dead" which is going to be released as a double cassette with an accompanying booklet, it's a two hour long journey of despair that makes for perfectly bleak winter music.
07/26/11: Golden Gardens-The Somnambulist Remixes OUT NOW!
The Golden Gardens remix EP is out on cassette! It features remixes from Cex, nonnon, Teras, HAIIR, Phantom Of The RIAA in addition to remixes from the members of Golden Gardens themselves. The tape also includes a download card for a digital copy of the tape which is available in our mail order
and our bandcamp page
06/07/11: forthcoming releases
Just a quick update to let you know there are a couple of new releases on the horizon. First up we will be releasing a remix EP for the band Golden Gardens
. The EP will have remixes from Cex, nonnon, Hopen and will be out on cassette later this month. Next up will be the Graz-Teenage Bassland 7"
, the finishing touches are being put on the artwork now and the record will be out in the next few months. We also have some Abiku cassettes, a Mochipet 7", a nonnon album and Cex's follow up to Evargreaz coming up later in the year!
02/14/11: Free Producer Snafu Download
Check out our download
section for a free download of the Producer Snafu track "Her Pleads" which was an outtake from his recent album "The Beclouded Guilt Of Nothing That Never Was
12/07/10: Cex-Evargreaz OUT NOW!
Cex's new EP titled Evargreaz is now available on cassette in our mail order. This EP is 4 tracks of smooth as hell instrumental IDM in the Cexman's unparalleled style. The tape comes with a bonus download coupon for people who like MP3s, you can also get the files via Bandcamp
and most other places that sell & rent music files...
11/16/10: Producer Snafu-The Beclouded Guilt Of Nothing That Never Was
Producer Snafu's phenomenal new release is available now as a pay-what-you-want
(including free) download at our Bandcamp Site
. This six track album of breakcore influenced heavy bass awesomeness is
also availible on iTunes, Amazon, ect...
10/10/10: Gonken-Zombie Shuffle OUT NOW!
Hello robots, zombies and gonkenites, we have a new release for you, it's the Zombie Shuffle remix single! This release contains the original Halloween anthem in addition to remixes by Graz feat Mista Chatman, Syphilis Sauna, Eraser:Face feat. Death*Star, and The Orphan. This will be available as a pay-what-you-want (aka free) download on Bandcamp
for a limited time so head on over an get some new tunes for your Halloween party! The single will also be available via iTunes/Amazon/eMusic/ect...
We have a lot going on right now in terms of new releases, here is a quick update on the next few things that will be coming out in October/November
This is a remix single for Gonken’s Halloween anthem “Zombie Shuffle”, it features remixes/appearances by Graz, Mista Chatman, Eraser:Face, Death*Star, Syphilis Sauna, and The Orpahn. The single will be released digitally on 10/10/10 and will remain a pay-what-you-want download for the rest of October.
Syphilis Sauna-Judy Jetson: Therapist 7”
This is going to be a super limited 7” release, you can preview the songs and preorder here,
this will sell out quickly so if you think you might want a copy please preorder one. Tenitave release date for this one is 11/02/10
Some really great new IDM tunes from Cex! This will be available on cassette this November, preview tracks are circulating on our Soundcloud
Producer Snafu-The Beclouded Guilt Of Nothing That Never Was
This will be a digital EP of new tracks from Producer Snafu, we are really excited about this one, it is a very diverse collection of bass heavy tunes. This one should be out this November.
We are excited to announce that we well be releasing a new Cex EP titled
"Evargreaz" in the next few months. In addition to being available
digitally there will be a limited edition pysical version on cassette.
The EP is currently being mastered and we will be posting preview tracks
and further information soon.
07/20/10: Mochipet-Cowgirls Gets The Pets OUT NOW!!!
The Mochipet EP "Cowgirls Gets The Pets" is out now! You can download this digital EP on iTunes, emusic and various other download sites, the best place to get it is on Bandcamp
because it is the cheapest and provides the highest quality files..
07/01/10: Zombie Shuffle remix competition
We are hosting a remix competition for Gonken's song Zombie Shuffle. You can download the remix kit here:
The winner will get their track released on the Zombie Shuffle single and maybe some other kind of prize.
05/08/10: quick announcement of things on the horizon
We have a few releases on the horizon, I dont want to say too much at this
point because things have a way of changing but there are two EPs in the
final stages of completion that should be out soon enough:
Mochipet- Cowgirls Gets The Pets
More on those later as well as some other news...
01/30/10: New Page!
So you may have noticed the new webpage, the original site was always ment
to be temporary and it lasted about 7 years (talk about procrastination).
This new site has the same content as the old site but now that we got
the new layout done we can focus on more of that stuff. The store and download
sections really need some work and those will probably be the next things
updated. I am also not sure if this color scheme is going to stay, but
that is easy enough to change. If you want to give any feedback on the
new site feel free to contact email@example.com
12/30/09: Uglyhead-Inward & Outward back in stock
Got a few more copies of the Inward and Outward EPs from Jake and they
are availible in the mail order once again, there are just a few of them
so if you want one get it now.
There are 2 NYE shows happening:
Cex @ Sonar in Baltimore MD
Dave Madden aka nonnon is playing at an art opening in Salt Lake City,
Have a good new year, we have a lot of stuff planned for 2010, hope to
see you then.
12/15/09: Uglyhead-Inward/Outward availible digitally
A while back we released two EPs titled "Inward" and "Outward"
for an Uglyhead tour, after the tour the band gave us half of the unsold
copies to sell online and those have all sold out so we decided to combine
the tracks and make them availible as an album digitally. The album is
currently availible on iTunes
. The Bandcamp
version is availible as a pay-what-you-want download so if you are poor check that one out. The album will also be availible on Amazon, Emusic and other download sites in the near future.
Jake from Uglyhead is sending me the last few physical copies of the tour
EPs that he has, those will be availible on the web site again in the very
10/23/09: Red Squirrels fundraiser
Jason from Red Squirrels recently received a vet bill for $1200 that he can not afford to pay. To help raise money he has uploaded every previously released Red Squirrels album and compilation appearance as well as 3 new releases to this site:
Everything is available as a “pay what you want” download and 100% of the proceeds go towards paying his vet bill. If you want to download all the stuff for free that’s cool too, just enter $0 when it asks for the dollar amount. Any amount would be greatly appreciated and if you enjoy the songs, passing the site information along would also be helpful. Thank you for listening.
09/08/09: Hopen- The Shark's Wife EP OUT TODAY!
We have another cassette out today, "The Shark's Wife" by the
French artist Hopen. You can order the tape in our mail order or you can
get it digitally here
. It will be availible digitally at the bargain price of $3.00 for a limited
09/01/09: nonnon-The Entitlement Generation OUT TODAY!
nonnon's album The Entitlement Generation is out today on cassette! The
tape can be purchased in our mailorder.
08/01/09: 2 new tapes coming soon
"The Shark's Wife" by Hopen and "The Entitlement Generation"
by nonnon are both set for release on cassette in early September. Both
releases will avalible digitally for people without tape decks. We have
uploaded a song from each release our myspace
and both tapes are availible for pre-order in the mailorder section.
03/24/09: Abiku-Commemorate out now!
After a series of setbacks, the first single in the Left & Right singles series is finally here. The singles series is ment to highlight some of the choice tracks (the hits if you will) from Abiku's massive double album "Left" and "Right". The first single is for the song Commemorate, and it contains remixes by VWT, nonnon, and Red Squirrels. The single is availible for FREE with any purchase from our mail order
(while suplies are lasting) so get it while you can.
2. Commemorate (VWT remix)
3. Commemorate The Dog & The Wolf (nonnon remix)
4. Pretty Thing (Red Squirrels remix)
11/25/08: Gonken-Robot vs. Zombie out now!
Gonken's album Robot vs. Zombie is out today. The album is availible digitally
via Amazon, iTunes, and other digital distributors. If you want a physical
copy; buy something from our mailorder and we will include the aerwork
with your order, or you can contact firstname.lastname@example.org with your
name and address and we will mail you the art so your can download the
album and burn a copy yourself.
We also crated this Robot vs. Zombie micro site with album credits, photos,
and additional information:
10/20/08: Mr. Messiah-the Dublab 7" out now!
Mr. Messiah's 7" is now avialible in our mail order, and availible
digitally via itunes and Amazon.
10/07/08: Release Dates
Mr. Messiah-the Dublab 7" will be out 10/20/08
Gonken-Robot vs Zombie will be out 11/25/08
We have been unable to update
this page for a while now, a new webpage is on the horizon, but I wanted to take
this opportunity to do a quick update as to what's going on.
"Left" & "Right" are both out now. We will be presenting a series of singles
to highlight the hits from those albums with lots of exclusive remixes, ect.
Those should start appearing very soon.
In early September Uglyhead will
be doing a 6 week US tour, you can find the dates on their 'space
Messiah's 7" titled "the Dub Lab" will be out soon, it is being pressed now, the
release date will probably be late September or early
05/27/08: Abiku-Left is OUT
"Left" the first part of Abiku's double album "Left & Right"
is out today! It is availible in our mail order and it is distributed to retail
by Revolver USA Distribution. The album will also be availible digitally via
be availible next month.
04/18/08: Cex on tour
BROOKLYN NY @ MARKET HOTEL
4/20 = BARD COLLEGE @ SMOG
4/21 = SOMERVILLE
MA @ PA’S LOUNGE
4/22 = BUFFALO NY @ SOUNDLAB
4/23 = DETROIT MI @
4/25 = APPLETON WI @ LAWRENCE UNIVERSITY
4/26 = CHICAGO IL @
SOUTH UNION ARTS
4/27 = MINNEAPOLIS @ TRIPLE ROCK
4/28 = SAINT LOUIS MO
@ LEMP ARTS
4/29 = TBA
4/30 = DENVER CO @ RHINOCEROPOLIS
5/2 = BOISE
@ 406 O’FARREL ST
5/3 = PORTLAND OR @ BACKSPACE
5/5 = SAN FRANCISCO
CA @ ATA
5/6 = OAKLAND CA @ MAMA BUZZ CAFE
5/7 = LOS ANGELES CA @ THE
5/8 = PHOENIX AZ @ MODIFIED ARTS
5/9 = ALBUQUERQUE NM @ HIGH
5/10 = LUBBOCK TX @ KTXT
5/11 = AUSTIN TX @ THE MOHAWK
DALLAS TX @ KETTLE ART
5/13 = FAYETTEVILLE AR @ KXUA
5/14 = KNOXVILLE TN
@ PILOT LIGHT
5/15 = ATHENS GA @ CALEDONIA LOUNGE
5/16 = TBA
WASHINGTON DC @ COMET’S PING PONG
03/30/08: Abiku "Left" &
New Abiku double album to be released this May:
Cex-Exotical Privates out today!
The new Cex EP "Exotical Privates"
is out today on CD and on Vinyl. It is distributed by Darla
so it should be
availible in most record shops, and it is of course availible in our mail order
section. The EP
is 4 instrumentalish remixes of songs from Actual Fucking done by Rjyan himself.
We also have 2 tracks that didnt end up on the release, so you may want to
is what the CD cover looks like:
the is what
the record art looks like:
while we are taking a moment to look at art, here is
an art concept for Exotical Privates that didnt get used:
thats all for
now, next time come hear about the new Abiku
the Uglyhead tour is over and we have a very limited
supply of their 2 tour EPs Inward & Outward. We also have a few hoodies and
t-shirts from the tour in the mail order section as well.
09/30/07: Cex-Exotical Privates
this is still
coming soon, there has been some drama over the art for the vinyl (which is a
bit different than the CD art), we are still in the process of getting it sorted
out, so it should be out in the next month or so... if you cant wait for some
new Cex check out his new tape "Dannibal" on Rjyan's cassette label Must
09/01/07: 2 Uglyhead EPs +
This month we will be releasing 2 limited edition Uglyhead EPs
titled "inward" and "outward", both EPs are comprised of studio tracks from
their two failed attempts at recording a second studio album. they will have all
of the copies on their tour, and we will post the limited ammount left over in
our mailorder sction.
Uglyhead tour dates::
Sep 15 @ The Black Forest
Sep 16 @ Terrapin Station Boise, Idaho
Sep 17 @ Club
Vegas Salt Lake City, Utah
Sep 18 @ The Bunk House Las Vegas, Nevada
19 @ Mr. T’s Bowl Los Angeles, California
Sep 20 @ Zapps Park Fresno,
Sep 21 @ Li Po Lounge San Francisco, California
Sep 22 @ Red
& White Brew Pub Redding, California
Sep 25 @ the Central Seattle,
also, here are a few shows from other automation
Sep 12 Abiku @ The Side Bar Baltimore, Maryland
Sep 14 Red
Squirrels @ Fusion Cafe Seattle, Washington
Oct 31 Abiku @ the Depot
08/05/07: Lots of
08/16/07 at the Cider House, Baltimore
08/17/07 at JR's, Philadelphia, PA
08/18/07 at Snake Vision, New
08/19/07 at Milky Way, Boston MA
o&apos briens, Providence RI
08/22/07 at Spark Art Space, Syracuse,
08/25/07 at the Birdhouse, Knoxville,
08/24/07 at LoFi, Seattle
08/09/07 at the Central, Seattle WA
TBA, Olympia WA
09/15/07 at the Black Forrest, Eugene OR
Terrapin Station, Bosie ID
09/18/07 at the Bunk House, Las Vegas
09/19/07 at Mr. T's Bowl, Los Angeles CA
09/20/07 at Zapps Park, Fresno
09/21/07 at Li Po Lounge, San Francisco CA
09/22/07 at Red & White
Brew Pub, Redding CA
07/09/07: 2 new 7" out
The Red Squirrels 7" and the Abiku/Kid Camao 7" are both out and
availible in our mail order section.
For people without record players;
both 7"s are also availble on itunes.
04/01/07: Abiku-Location now on
side A contains the
entire album Location, and side B contains an entire live show recorded last
you can get it in our mail order
02/25/06: Abiku on itunes
is now availible on
Abiku/Kid Camaro split
Cex-Exotical Privates CD/LP
12/13/06: Uglyhead on itunes
Uglyhead-From time to time
is also on itunes
, we added links to
all of our itunes stuff in the dowloads
12/12/06: Uglyhead Record Release Party
we will be releasing the Uglyhead album "From Time to Time". To
celebrate this release there will be a 2 part record release party in seattle,
here is the info:
1. Uglyhead Laser Show
at Pacific Science
Center's Laser Dome
200 Second Avenue N, Seattle WA
7:30pm - All Ages -
2. Uglyhead Live Performance
206 5th Avenue N, Seattle WA
9:15pm - 21+ - $5.00 or free with
Laser Show ticket stub
you can pick up the album in our Mail Order Section
Some of our
releases are on itunes now, here are the links:
Gonken-Farewell to Sanity
if you need a copy of the Cex album Actual Fucking on
vinyl check out our mail
section, we just got a bunch in stock, you can also get it at Midheaven/Revolver
Uglyhead-from time to time...
december 12th 2006.
07/16/06: New items in mail order
The Cex and Abiku tours are over and we have a limited
ammount of shirts from those tours in the Mail Order section, we also got our
hands on a few Gonken shirts and a couple of copies of an Abiku split 7"
07/15/06: we fail at updates
to post that the Abiku album came out June 6th and the Cex album came out July
wow, we suck at this whole update the news
04/25/06: Cex-Actual Fucking now
available via limited pre-sale at select retailers!
We also added
Abiku-Location & Cex-Actual Fucking added to our Mail Order Section today,
as well as a deal where you can get all 5 of our CDs for $35.00!
will tour in June, dates below:
6-7 - Atlanta, GA - MJQ Drunken Unicorn
6-8 - New Orleans, LA - Republic
6-9 - Houston, TX - Rudyard’s Pub
6-10 - Austin, TX - Emo’s
Denton, TX - Hailey’s
6-13 - Phoenix, AZ - Modified Arts
6-14 - Los
Angeles, CA - TBA
6-15 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom Of The Hill
Eureka, CA - TBA
6-17 - Portland, OR - Towne Lounge
6-18 - Seattle, WA -
6-19 - Missoula, MT - Higgin’s Alley
6-21 - Fargo, ND - The
6-22 - Minneapolis, MN - TBA
6-23 - Milwaukee, WI - Cactus Club
6-24 - Chicago, IL - Schuba’s
6-25 - Lansing, MI - Temple Club Red Light
6-26 - Cleveland, OH - Beachland Tavern
6-27 - Pittsburgh, PA -
Garfield Art Works
6-28 - Rochester, NY - Bug Jar
6-29 - Boston, MA -
6-30 - Brooklyn, NY - Asterisk Art Project
7-1 - Baltimore,
MD - Talking Head Club
03/10/06 Ground Zero Bellevue, WA
03/11/06 the birdnest portland,
03/12/06 The Golden Bull Oakland, CA
03/13/06 il corral los angeles,
03/14/06 TBA Fresno, CA
03/15/06 the blue lagoon Santa Cruz, CA
03/16/06 at arnolds house Sacramento, CA
03/17/06 Food hole portland, OR
03/18/06 Manium olympia, WA
03/19/06 Baltic Room, Seattle WA
03/16/06 Hell's Kitchen Tacoma, WA
Room, Seattle WA
03/30/06 The Blue Moon Seattle, WA
04/03/06 the Sunset
Tavern Seattle, WA
05/06/06 The Blue Moon Seattle, WA
Coming this year,
Abiku's album "Location". Some tracks are in on our downloads
I am getting sick of
looking at this news page. New news soon. I promise.
also, check out our
page, shows posted and some tracks from the Cex
It has been over a year since
our last release but we have many things in the works at the moment. The most
notable of these releases is the new Cex
album “Actual Fucking”; which we will be releasing 2006.