Tabs Out | Charles Barabé / Ratkiller – split

Charles Barabé / Ratkiller – split 10.9.17 by Mike Haley Alright, alright… If I’m gonna be 101% honest with the four or five people that read my cassette reviews (hi, mom!) then I should start off this cassette review by stating that I 101% knew I would be reviewing this cassette the moment I laid […]

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Tabs Out | New Batch – Muzan Editions

New Batch – Muzan Editions 10.3.17 by Mike Haley If ya blinked any time during the month of September then chances are you missed out on the grand opening of Muzan Editions. The label started it’s life with three tapes, each in bite-sized editions of 25 copies, all of which were quickly claimed (AKA: SOLD […]

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Tabs Out | Takahiro Mukai / Shoeb Ahmad – split

Takahiro Mukai / Shoeb Ahmad – split 8.30.17 by Mike Haley Allow me to channel my inner Suess for a moment to describe Tandem Tapes… If you couldn’t tell by their name, or the long list of releases that are exclusively splits, Tandem Tapes is a tape label that exclusively releases splits. That was fun. […]

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Tabs Out | Nakatani​/​Nanna​/​Schoofs​/​Woods – s/t

Nakatani​/​Nanna​/​Schoofs​/​Woods – s/t 8.11.17 by Mike Haley The ad-lib ensemble of Tatsuya Nakatani, Peter Woods, Jason Nanna, and Amanda Schoofs approach free music on their self-titled cassette as if they were just pulled over by a small town cop while on mushrooms. Eyes wide, toes clenched into anxious feet-fists, Woods barely moves a muscle, showing […]

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Tabs Out | Scant – At Fault

Scant – At Fault 7.11.17 by Mike Haley The listening tastes of a newborn are so dang primal. They’re probably the only true noise fans, all smooth and stupid, pre-loaded with all the knowledge of a slightly damp dish towel. They don’t know about time zones, or droughts, or cheese flavors. But they do know primal. […]

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