The Tin Roof Sessions are recorded on Sunday afternoons in New Paltz, NY. “The Sky Is Green” is excerpted from Kendl Winter‘s autumn, 2013 session. The song also appears on the Kendl Winter album It Can Be Done! [KLP248], available now from the K Mail Order Dept. Tin Roof Sessions are loosely associated with the […]
Here at the K Mail Order Department, we are excited to present some new, local, punk acquisitions to the distribution section of our shop. Our friends & neighbors are still cranking up awesome records and we are proud to make them available to you. Here are the latest albums we acquired straight from the Olympia […]
This year from March 1st 2014 to February 28th 2015, Karl Blau illuminates one recording per day via his Twitter feed. The 365 Karl Blau songs have been mixed at random and already laid out like a giant deck of tarot cards splayed out over Blau‘s great desk. Blau‘s back catalog is as eclectic and […]
In February, 2014 K sponsored a video contest, the winner of which won a free day of recording, mixing or mastering at our Dub Narcotic Studio in Olympia, Washington. The contest was simple: entrants sent a video of their work, which was posted on the K “You Tube” Channel. For the first two weeks of […]
Yowza! We did it! We made it through our Dub Narcotic Studio Youtube Contest and breached the other side of neverywhere arriving with some cosmic sun-dancing! The Dub Narcotic Studio Yoiutube Video contest had 31 entries, all artists or producers who were interested in recording or mastering at our Dub Narcotic Studio here in […]
The following review of the Neo Boys’ Sooner Or Later [KLP242] was found in the zine Dynamite Hemorrhage #1. NEO BOYS – Sooner or Later 2xLP (KLP242) “Nothing has changed/everything has changed since the brief five years that the Neo Boys existed from 1978 to 1983. Over two decades after four ladies in Portland, Oregon […]
Olympia underground music scenes have been going strong for decades, now healthier than ever with labels like Perennial, Brown Interior Music, Sultan Serves, Antiquated Future, Rumbletowne and many more producing fab new sounds on every block. The K Mail Order Dept. has gathered together this CD Safari: Positively 4th Avenue featuring ten compact discs from […]
Susan Ploetz is a former Olympia resident who performs and records under various names, Finesse being one; she has also made guest appearances with the Blow both live and on record. Pash(ly) is her main solo performance moniker. This video was directed by Aubree Bernier-Clarke.
It’s Ashley Eriksson coming right at you from the corners of her mind. “Sunset” is on her Colours [KLP245] album, and was directed by Sarah Hanssen.
Pope Press Olympia, how about that! Jennifer Hukee has started a letterpress and book art studio in downtown Olympia, Pope Press Olympia. Excitement. You can learn more by viewing the above video document, then get involved, support, participate. This town just keeps getting better.