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Previously unheard performance by John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy set for vinyl

Evenings At The Village Gate: John Coltrane With Eric Dolphy captures a 1961 performance.

A never-before-heard performance by John Coltrane and Eric Dolphy is being released on vinyl on July 14 via Impulse! Records/UMe.

Evenings At The Village Gate: John Coltrane With Eric Dolphy was captured at the Village Gate in the summer of 1961. On the recording, the pair are accompanied by a group of musicians including McCoy Tyner, Reggie Workman and Elvin Jones.

Hear the first cut, “Impressions”, below.

Recently uncovered at The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, the recordings were lost, rediscovered, and once again lost in the vast archive of the library.

The release is available to pre-order on black or orange vinyl and is accompanied by essays by Workman, recording engineer Rich Alderson, historian Ashley Kahn and jazz luminaries Branford Marsalis and Lakecia Benjamin.


1. My Favorite Things
2. When Lights Are Low
3. Impressions
4. Greensleeves
5. Africa

Audio-Technica shares Sound Burger launch date and three new colors

Listen to your records on the go.

Audio-Technica has unveiled the discharge date and three new color choices for its Sound Burger moveable turntable.

Read extra: Audio-Technica is bringing again the Sound Burger this spring

Following the success of the Sound Burger’s sold-out restricted run for Audio-Technica’s Sixtieth-anniversary celebrations final 12 months, the corporate is now introducing black and white variations, with a yellow colourway set for launch this summer season.

While the Sound Burger is moveable, it gives Bluetooth and RCA connectivity for each wired and wi-fi listening.

The Sound Burger has a die-cast aluminium alloy platter with a damping design, a 12-hour battery life, and a replaceable ATN3600L stylus. Accessories comparable to a forty five RPM adapter, an RCA audio cable (3.5 mm male to twin RCA male), and a USB cable for charging (USB Type-A / USB Type-C™) are additionally included within the package deal.

The Sound Burger (AT-SB727) retails at £199.99 and will probably be out there in black and white from May 31 right here.

A vinyl lover’s information to AVA Belfast 2023

The Vinyl Factory explores the DJs, performers, and decisions for vinyl fanatics at this 12 months’s festivals.

Following a profitable London outing at Printworks earlier this 12 months, AVA pageant returns to Belfast this June 2 and three.

Read extra: AVA Festival provides Ben UFO, Peggy Gou and extra to Belfast line-up

Boasting an digital and hip-hop-heavy line-up together with Central Cee, Peggy Gou and Overmono, the pageant is bringing within the huge names while additionally casting a lightweight on unstoppable Irish digital skills.

Here are 5 vinyl units at AVA Belfast that The Vinyl Factory is worked up about, together with Sally C, Marion Hawkes and Eliza Rose.

Sally C

Saturday b2b with OR:LA

What higher method to spend your Belfast pageant than by dancing to the most effective native expertise? Well, you’re in luck as Belfast’s Sally C goes b2b with Derry’s OR;LA on Saturday at AVA. Sally C has constructed a reputation by means of her vinyl selector expertise over current years, displaying a singular data of ’80s and ’90s home bangers. Get prepared for thumping tunes and occasion vibes.

DJ Boring


London-based producer DJ Boring burst onto the scene together with his lo-fi home hit “Winona” again in 2016 and has since discovered notable success together with his emotional, euphoric DJ units. DJ Boring’s performances are steeped in sincerity and pay homage to all forms of celebratory membership music from years passed by. Grab a mate for some memory-making.

Eliza Rose


Fresh off the again of a UK primary track from “B.O.T.A. (Baddest Of Them All), her collaboration with Interplanetary Criminal, VF Live alumni Eliza Rose will carry her crate-digging experience to AVA pageant. The East London protégé spent a decade working at Flashback Records and it reveals in her units which make for a deft style exploration referring to soul, funk, UKG, home and extra.



Another high-quality instance of Ireland’s thriving home scene, Swoose lives on this planet of ’90s home, commanding euphoria by means of his rave-focused units. One for the dancers.

Marion Hawkes


Belfast file retailer Sound Advice’s founder and VF Live DJ, Marion Hawkes, carries her eclectic data to AVA on Saturday. Playing an important position in East Belfast’s musical panorama, Hawkes is an area legend and her units are assured to go away you desperately mouthing “observe ID?” in the direction of the sales space.

Tickets for AVA Belfast 2023 are on sale right here

Pitchfork Music Festival shares second wave of acts for 2023 London version

Ezra Collective, Balming Tiger, George Riley and extra be part of Weyes Blood, Yaeji and Sleater Kinney on the November occasion.

Pitchfork Music Festival London has added a second wave of artists for its 2023 version.

Read extra: Pitchfork Music Festival broadcasts first acts for 2023 London version

Running from November 7 to 13, the competition takes place throughout a collection of separate occasions at London venues similar to Royal Albert Hall, Village Underground, Barbican and The Roundhouse.

New additions to the competition embrace Ezra Collective, Balming Tiger, George Riley, Rachika Nayar and Ichiko Aoba. They be part of an extended and eclectic listing of beforehand introduced artists, headed up by Weyes Blood, Yaeji, Sleater Kinney, Ryoji Ikeda, Porridge Radio, Youth Lagoon and Wednesday. View the total line-up under.

Tickets can be found for every particular person occasion.

MARMO’s new album Epistolae is popping out on Utter this July

Epistolae is “an ode to friendship”.

The upcoming album from collaborative duo MARMO will drop by way of Phonica-imprint Utter this July.

Read extra: Utter has launched The Light Surgeons’ audio-visual venture SuperEverything* on vinyl

The inventive partnership between Christian Duka (Vādin / Amoenus) and Marco Maldarella (Sinestesie) began in a steel band over 10 years in the past. Their upcoming second album, Epistolae, was created throughout London and Bologna in the course of the pandemic as “an ode to friendship and a technique to maintain related throughout a time of remoted separation”.

Hear “Sacrificio equated”, taken from the discharge, beneath.

The pair’s first launch for Utter was “conceived as one steady musical expertise, with every observe flowing effortlessly into one another in sequence,” explains a press assertion.

Epistolae is out there on restricted vinyl, mastered and reduce by Anne Taegert at D&M and accompanied by paintings from Marco Maldarella.

You can pre-order the discharge now forward of its July 7 launch.


Side A:
1. Introduzione
2. Sacrificio Quotidiano
3. Respiro

Side B:
1. Fenomenologia Del Giudizio
2. Semiotica
3. Gotta Light?

Side C:
1. Traveling Without Moving
2. Demetra
3. Vortice

Side D:
1. Carezza
2. Mollusco
3. Liturgia Lisergica
4. Finale

LSDXOXO launches new label with Delusions Of Grandeur (D.O.G.) EP

Hear the primary single “Double Tap” now.

Producer and DJ LSDXOXO has launched his new label Fantasy Audio Group (F.A.G.) / Because Music with an EP.

Delusions Of Grandeur (D.O.G.) drops on vinyl on September 22 and focuses on vocal rave and electro. Sega Bodega and Safety Trance characteristic on co-production duties.

Hear the primary single, “Double Tap”, beneath.

Delusions of Grandeur was created as a bridging of worlds for what folks know my sound to be and what it should grow to be over the span of my subsequent few initiatives,” LSDXOXO explains. “Electroclash and 90s vocal rave have all the time been a few of my greatest musical inspirations, however I’ve allowed these influences to take a entrance seat within the crafting of this EP.”

Delusions of Grandeur might be obtainable on clear vinyl. Pre-orders are but to return.


1. J’Adore
2. Cream
3. Devil’s Chariot
4. Double Tap
5. In Blood
6. Freak No.2 (FT. Six Sex)

Robyn, Brian Eno amongst 200 white label pressings up for charity public sale

160 artists, together with Paul Weller and Pulp, are elevating funds for The BRIT Trust.

200 white-label pressings are beneath the hammer at an upcoming public sale.

Read extra: Watch Paul Weller minimize an acetate stay in session

The public sale, which takes place on June 6 at 10am, options over 16o artists with the objective of elevating cash for The BRIT Trust. Many of the releases are signed.

Artists within the public sale embrace Brian Eno, Tame Impala, The Cure, Joni Mitchell, Pulp, Robyn and Paul Weller. Check out a few of the heaps beneath.


See the remainder of the heaps right here.

Honey Dijon to takeover the Southbank Centre in September

Two consecutive weekends of Honey Dijon.

Honey Dijon is ready to deliver her reside expertise, Honeyverse, to the Southbank Centre.

Read extra: DJ and producer Honey Dijon launches vogue model with Comme des Garçons

Running throughout two weekends on Septmber 9 and 16, Honeyverse will see a mixture of reside and DJ performances. On September 9, she is going to carry out the world premiere of The Honey Dijon Experience alongside the Radiant Baby Orchestra. After the occasion, she’ll DJ with assist from Aqwea and Kampire.

On the second weekend, Dijon will host DJ units from Red Pig Flower and Gayance, reside performances from Alewya and Cakes Da Killa and can take part in a panel dialogue on music, vogue and tradition.

“Discovery, Love, Joy. These are the instruments of my artistic observe and it offers me nice pleasure to share with all of you the music and artists that impressed me within the curation of Honeyverse” explains Honey Dijon. “So please be a part of me for 2 thrilling weekends filled with leading edge enjoyable and an unimaginable and different array of expertise at Southbank Centre.”

Tickets begin at £25 and are on sale now.

This week on The Vinyl Factory HQ playlist

New additions from Arlo Parks, Kassa Overall and extra.

Filled with our new favorite cuts and a few older gems, we replace The Vinyl Factory HQ playlist each second week to your listening pleasure.

This week’s playlist version options tracks from cktrl, Róisín Murphy, Matthew Herbert and extra. Check out the playlist beneath.

Follow us right here to maintain up-to-date with the playlist, rigorously chosen by VF’s Kelly Doherty.

The soundtrack to Greta Gerwig’s Barbie film is about for vinyl

She’s vinyl. He’s simply digital.

The soundtrack for Greta Gerwig’s long-awaited Barbie film is getting a vinyl launch.

Starring Margot Robbie and Ryan Gosling as Barbie and Ken, the film is about to seize the world-famous character fighting an existential disaster. Watch the trailer under.

Barbie The Album is, as anticipated, a pop spectacular with a few of the greatest names in music together with Dua Lipa, Charli XCX and Nicki Minaj concerned. Ice Spice, Lizzo, Haim and PinkPantheress are additionally among the many line-up. See the total listing under.

Dropping on July 21, the identical day because the movie, vinyl variants for the discharge embody ‘sweet floss’, ‘cotton sweet’ and ‘neon pink’. You can pre-order now.



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